R. K. Dental Care is Kharagpur's and Kolkata most hi-tech and digitalis-ed dental clinic providing high quality & hi-tech dental care services at affordable prices. We have a specific methodology of treatment wherein we try to provide our patients complete information regarding the treatment offered. Our clinic are open Monday to Saturday from 9am to 9pm with dentist working across thus offering patients more time slots to get treated. A unique combination of dentist and specialized consultant that will happily perfrom any type of treatment on your teeth: from routine care to oral surgeries.
One part of dental examination includes checking teeth for tooth decay. The dentist will evaluate the health of your teeth and gums. The dentists will also pay special attention to plaque and tartar. The reason being plaque and tartar can build up in a very short time if good oral hygiene is not practiced between visits. Food, beverages and tobacco can stain teeth as well. If not removed, soft plaque can harden on the teeth and irritate the gum tissue. If not treated, plaque can lead to gum disease.
Plaque and calculus provide an irregular surface that allows these bacteria to attach easily. Scaling and root planing are done to remove the plaque and calculus. For early stages of the disease, this treatment may be all that is needed to get the condition under control. This is especially effective with gingivitis. With more advanced gum disease, scaling and root planing may be the first step before surgery.
At first, your dentist will use a high speed drill (the one with the familiar whining sound) to remove the decay and unsupported enamel of the tooth. Once the drill reaches the dentin, or second layer of the tooth, the dentist may use a lower speed drill. That's because dentin is softer than enamel.
Surgical extractions involve the removal of teeth that cannot be easily accessed, either because they have broken under the gum line or because they have not erupted fully. Surgical extractions almost always require an incision. In a surgical extraction the doctor may elevate the soft tissues covering the tooth and bone and may also remove the tissue. Surgical extractions are usually performed under a general anesthetic.
The pulp is found in the center of the tooth and in canals (called root canals) inside the root of each tooth. Pulp includes connective tissue, nerves and blood vessels. Pulp nourishes the tooth when it first emerges through the gum. Once the tooth matures, the pulp can be removed without destroying the tooth. That's because each tooth also is nourished by a blood supply in the gums.
A crown is a tooth-shaped cover placed over a tooth that is badly damaged or decayed. Many people call it a cap. Crowns may be placed for several reasons. Usually the tooth has been broken or severely damaged by decay. As a result, a filling can't replace enough of the tooth or make the tooth strong enough. A crown may hold together parts of a cracked tooth. It also can be used to hold a bridge in place. Crowns can be used to improve appearance as well. They may be placed to cover misshapen or badly discolored teeth. They are also used to cover a dental implant. It can also be used to protect a weak tooth from fracturing.
Most cosmetic procedures are not covered by dental insurance. However, procedures done to repair a cavity or replace a defective filling, crown or other tooth restoration may be covered. The cost of some cosmetic procedures can easily exceed 8000 Rs per tooth. Despite the cost and inconvenience, many people want a "smile makeover." They think it's just as important as having nice clothes or attractive hair.
Root-form implants are the most common type used today. A root-form implant is made of titanium. It looks like a small cylinder or screw. After an implant is placed in the jawbone, a metal cylinder called an abutment eventually is attached to it. The abutment serves as a base for a crown, denture or bridge.A mismatch between the size of the jaw bones and the size of the teeth can cause either extra space between teeth or crowding of teeth. If the teeth are too small for the jaw bone, spaces between the teeth will occur. If the teeth are too big for the jaw, teeth will be crowded.
RAJ KUMAR DENTAL CARE (“R. K. DENTAL CARE”) mission is “To improve the quality and accessibility of oral health care and education in KHARAGPUR and neighboring suburbs by providing dental education, affordable surgeries and treatments.
Bringing best in class dental treatment at affordable cost. Highest level of treatment standards . Partnering with our patients for preventive care . Strive for patient comfort . Transparency in our treatment and pricing. Utmost care in maintaining hygiene . Bringing new technology closer to our patients.
To reduce the incidence of dental disease, by providing dental education and treatments such as restorations, extractions and cleanings. As well as to provide aesthetic treatment in all dental forms to whosoever wishes and needs it.
100% ETHICAL TREATMENT :
We are continually trained in clinical best practices and up-to-the-minute advances, so patients get the best care available, without compromise. We reinforces our duty to act in the best interest of the patient at all times.
100% STERILIZATION :
We are trained in strict sterilization procedures, which are followed at all times, in R.K. Dental Care clinic. All clinical instruments are cleansed, sterilized in autoclaves, and stored in sealed pouches to ensure 100% sterilization. Sealed pouches are always opened in front of patients. Clinic operatory areas are chemically sterilized and all surfaces are treated with disinfectants after each patient visit to ensure 100% sterilization. Dental chairs are equipped with one-way valves that prevent oral fluids from flowing back into the chair tubing, ensuring 100% sterilization.
100% TRANSPARENCY :
Treatment options are provided to patients so they can actively participate in their dental care. Prices are clearly communicated to patients. There are no hidden fees. Official receipts are issued for all consultations and procedures to ensure complete financial compliance.
A strong foundation of trust encourages our people to deliver their best. This trust is also extended to reflect in our endearing relationship with our loyal and growing patient base.