Author - Dr. Prateek Jain

What is sinus lift surgery for dental implants and what to expect after a sinus lift surgery?

What is sinus lift surgery for dental implants and what to expect after a sinus lift surgery? Sinus lift is the procedure which is performed when Dental implants are required in the upper jaw and the patient has less bone height for them. While the description may scare a few patients the procedure itself is fairly common and in the hands of an expert can give you very good results. Patients have many questions regarding the procedure and I have tried [...]


I want to get my teeth straightened and want to know the cost of dental braces in Jaipur.

“I want to get my teeth straightened and want to know the cost of dental braces in Jaipur.” A very common question that we come across in our practice is what is the cost of dental braces and how much time will it take for the treatment. With the advancement of dental research and with introduction of new materials braces have come a long way from those ugly metallic objects to invisible trays that are not even visible to the eye. Through [...]


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“Doctor…. Which is the best Dental Implant brand? “

A very common question that I get from my dental implant patients in Jaipur is this one- “Which is the best dental implant brand?” After 10 years in practice in the field of dental implantology,I can surely say the right question should be – “ Which is the best dental implant brand FOR ME?” I am twisting around the question like this because the success of dental implant procedure is based on the following parameters: Experience and skill set of the operating [...]


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Festival season and tooth cavities

It’s the most celebrated time of the year, lighting all around, people in happy and festive mood and always ready to celebrate even the smallest of occasions. And how do you greet and celebrate? By offering each other sweets and chocolates. Diwali season is a time where we lose control over our eating habits. The consumption of sweets increases by many folds which also increases the amount of carbohydrate or in simple words sugar that comes and remains in contact [...]


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Thumb sucking and its effect on teeth and Jaws

Thumb sucking is a normal and useful habit for kids up to the age of 4.This helps the kids to sooth and pacify themselves. Research says about 75% of the kids suck on their thumbs or fingers in the first year of life. The habit itself is self-limiting and many children give it up as they grow in age. When should parents start worrying? By the time the kids reach their 5th birthday most of the kids leave the habit of [...]


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When police calls in the middle of a surgery – Interesting story.

I was in the middle of an dental implant surgery when my phone rang, mobile phones are the single most irritating and distracting factors that have entered our lives and work place. So my assistant picked it up and brought it to me ear, I said “Hello” “Is this Dr Prateek Jain?” “Yes, it is” The same Dr Prateek who has a dental clinic in malviya nagar ,Jaipur? “Yeaaaah, how can I help you?”, I said after getting a little irritated as my whole focus [...]


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Why do Dental treatment costs vary from clinic to clinic

“Why do Dental treatment costs vary from clinic to clinic?” -A question that patients have on their mind. “So what’s dental treatment cost is Jaipur?” I was surprised to be asked this question by an Australian national who was sitting beside me in my flight from Delhi to Jaipur while I was coming back after attending an Implant conference in Delhi. I was both amused and intrigued because till now we were just asking each other the usual co traveller questions – [...]


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Why Do My Gums Bleed On Brushing?

Ever wondered why do your gums bleed after you brush your teeth?There can be many reasons but one of the most common is: Calculus buildup leading to swelling of gums.These swollen gums when come in contact with a tooth brush get injusred by even slight amount of friction leading to bleeding. So how can you avoid this fairly common problem?Three simple steps that you take today will solve this problem. 1.Brush twice daily : Every one knows that they need to brush [...]


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