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Dr. Samia Nikkhah, DDS

Dentist

Dr. Samia Nikkhah is a Cosmetic and Family Dentist practicing in N. Bethsda, MD. Dr. Nikkhah specializes in preventing, diagnosing, and treating diseases and conditions associated with the mouth and overall dental health. Dentists are trained to carry out such treatment as professional cleaning, restorative, prosthodontic, and endodontic procedures, and performing examinations, among many others.
6 years Experience
Dr. Samia Nikkhah, DDS
  • N. Bethsda, MD
  • NYU College of Dentistry
  • Accepting new patients

Why do I have a thick white coating on my tongue?

It may be oral candidiasis which can be caused by using an inhaler but you need to be seen by a dentist or a physician for proper diagnosis.

Can my abscess go away on its own?

With the help of antibiotics they can only temporarily get better but they never fully disappear until the source of the access which is either the tooth or the gum is treated. READ MORE
With the help of antibiotics they can only temporarily get better but they never fully disappear until the source of the access which is either the tooth or the gum is treated.

Is a baking soda rinse safe for my teeth?

It won’t damage your teeth and can be a good addition but doesn’t replace brushing and flossing.