SL Raheja Hospital is located in the suburb of Mahim in Mumbai It is associated with Fortis Hospitals and has established a high standard of healthcare services and medical facilities since its inception. We are one of the best multispecialty hospitals in Mumbai
S.L. Raheja Hospital (A Fortis Associate) Raheja Rugnalaya Marg, Mahim (W), Mumbai, Maharashtra - 400016, India.
Emergency No- 022-66529888
Dentistry is the science related to the diagnosis and treatment of diseases affecting the mouth or the oral cavity. The Department of Dental Sciences at S.L. Raheja Hospital - A Fortis Associate, offers expert care and personalised services to patients spanning all age groups. Our dental team offers routine and advanced procedures such as diagnosis of oral diseases, and treatments related to orthodontics, oral and maxillofacial surgery, periodontics, pedodontics, conservative dentistry, aesthetic dentistry, dental implants, prosthodontics, endodontics, and restorative dentistry.
Dentistry offered at S.L. Raheja Hospital-A Fortis Associate focuses on providing dental education and managing oral health and the needs of patients. The services offered by our team of dentists and dental surgeons aim to provide quality care and the best possible treatment for all patients.
Our team of dentists and dental surgeons are committed to ensuring the most favourable and superior outcomes for patients by using the latest techniques, state-of-the-art technology and the industry's best materials for the care and satisfaction of patients. The dental team is also proficient in delivering expert consultations to maintain a healthy lifestyle, develop hygienic oral habits and emphasise the importance of regular dental check-ups among our patients.
The Department of Dentistry at S.L. Raheja Hospital - A Fortis Associate caters to all specialties of dentistry. The department offers all patients a wide spectrum of services from preventive and restorative to implant and cosmetic dentistry designed to meet multiple dental needs.
1. General Dentistry
Routine examinations, dental scaling and comprehensive dental evaluation.
2. Oral and maxillofacial surgery
Oral and maxillofacial surgery (OMFS) is concerned with the diagnosis and treatment of diseases affecting the mouth, nose, neck and face. This specialty of dentistry also deals with surgeries to correct diseases, defects and injuries of the face, jaw and mouth and the extraction of teeth.
3. Dental implants
Dental implants are replacement options for single or multiple missing teeth in the mouth. They provide a strong foundation for fixed or removable prostheses that can help restore the form and function of a person’s mouth.
Prosthodontics is the specialty of dentistry which is concerned with the restoration and replacement of missing or damaged teeth with a prosthesis. The specialty also includes the fabrication of crowns and bridges and removable and fixed dentures.
5. Conservative dentistry
This branch of dentistry is concerned with the conservation of natural teeth in the mouth. The specialty works in tandem with endodontics to include multiple types of direct and indirect restorations of individual teeth in the mouth.
Endodontics is concerned with the diagnosis, prevention and treatment of diseases of the dental pulp and the surrounding tissues. Advanced techniques are used to treat the dental pulp and surrounding tissues to relieve pain and attempt to save the natural tooth whenever possible.
Periodontology is the dental specialty that is concerned with the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of diseases related to the gums. It also manages the signs of advancing gum problems and inflammation in the oral cavity.
Pedodontics is also known as paediatric dentistry. This branch of dentistry deals with the treatment of dental diseases from birth through adolescence. The specialty is also concerned with the prevention of tooth malalignment in children.
The specialty of dentistry addresses the diagnosis, management, prevention and correction of malalignment of teeth and jaws. It is also concerned with the modification of facial growth, known as dentofacial orthopaedics. This specialty is related to the correction and prevention of malalignment of teeth for patients of all ages, from children to adults.
10. Cosmetic dentistry
This branch of dentistry refers to the improvement of the appearance of teeth using elective procedures rather than essential procedures to bring about a change in the natural appearance of the teeth.
The diagnosis of dental diseases, more commonly known as dental decay or cavities is done in a dental appointment in which a comprehensive diagnosis can be completed.
Scope of Maxillofacial Surgeon
Procedures done by Maxillofacial Surgeon at ER
This is a dental consultation which does not necessarily involve any procedure and consists of a thorough evaluation of the mouth, recording of dental and medical history and family history.
A dental x-ray more commonly known as an intraoral x-ray is the most common type of dental x-ray used to evaluate any existing cavity in the teeth. It is a non-invasive procedure that usually takes a few seconds to complete.