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Niloufar Rezakhani

Dentist

Dr. Niloufar Rezakhani is a Dentist practicing in Aventura, Fl. Dr. Rezakhani 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.
10 years Experience
Niloufar Rezakhani
  • Aventura, Fl
  • Nova southeastern University
  • Accepting new patients

Would I need a root canal for my cavity?

It depends to the sign and symptoms of the tooth. Your dentist would be able to evaluate that.

What is gums disease?

Accumulation of plaque and bacteria around the gum and teeth, case infection of the gum, along with bone loss. Teeth can look perfect, but if it goes without treatment, teeth can READ MORE
Accumulation of plaque and bacteria around the gum and teeth, case infection of the gum, along with bone loss. Teeth can look perfect, but if it goes without treatment, teeth can be lost because of lack of support.

Teeth still moving post having worn retainer for a year (not consistently)

Possibly your bite is not balanced. You need your retainer for almost the rest of your life.

What are the treatment options for cavity?

It depends how far the cavity has gone in the tooth. If very small, it can be watched, and use of fluoride toothpaste will help. If it's a deep cavity, you need treatment according READ MORE
It depends how far the cavity has gone in the tooth. If very small, it can be watched, and use of fluoride toothpaste will help. If it's a deep cavity, you need treatment according to the location of the cavity.

Can chewing tobacco cause bad breath?

Yes definitely chewing tobacco can cause bad breath. But possibly not the only reason for the bad breath.

Do I need a dental follow up after getting dental implants?

You need a hygiene recall and check-up every 3-4 months to maintain the implants.

Are there any natural toothpastes available?

They are so many different brands in Whole Foods or Amazon.

Tooth infection

Pain meds and antibiotics will not cure the problem. You might need excitation or root canal. Yes, extraction can be done with an infection.

How critical is a wisdom tooth abscess infection?

Yes it can be critical if the infection gets to the inferior alveolar nerve or the adjacent teeth. Also it can cause excruciating pain.

Why are my gums so sore?

Please see your dentist and hygienist. You need maintenance every 4-6 months. Dental hygiene with the professional.

Recurrence of saliva pooling in mouth after Mucocele removal?

Your swollen lymph nodes can be serious. I advise you to see a specialist or a physician for that. Mucocele can definitely be recurrent.

Why are there red bumps on the bottom of my tongue?

They need to be diagnosed by clinical evaluation. Yes, please see an oral surgeon for evaluation.

Why are my taste buds inflamed?

Could be allergy to food. See your physician please.

Should I go to the doctor if my gums are swollen?

Yes, your dental check up is past due.

Do I have a gum disease?

Yes , you most probably have severe generalized periodontitis. See your dentist as soon as possible.

Bleeding 2 days after tooth extraction. Is it ok?

Depending on the amount of bleeding. Slight bleeding is normal.

How often should I get a dental cleaning?

For a perfect and well controlled dental health every 3 months hygiene recall is recommended.

Is flossing effective?

Flossing is the most effective home care. Also need to see your hygienist every 3 months.