Anti-wrinkle injections

Effective and safe method of reducing deep resting lines. Botulinum toxin A is used. It comes under many brand names such as Botox and Dysport. It is a purified protein that works by temporarily stopping nerve impulses to the muscles. The muscles involved

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Senior Dental Assistant: Jorja Lovell

Jorja grew up as a youngster in the 90’s she has a passion for helping people. She focuses on her patients’ needs and goes the extra mile to ensure their comfortable with any procedure they are undertaking. Jorja has joined the Dental South Crew to fu

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Senior Dental Assistant: Katelyn Williams

Katelyn Was born and raised in Tasmania and currently resides on the eastern shore. Despite being new to our team at dental south she has quickly become a valued member of our dental family. Katelyn has been a Dental Assistant for the past 5 and a half ye

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Practice manager: Julie Morris

Julie grew up on the East Coast, attending secondary school in Hobart and has lived locally for the last 16 years. Julie has been working in customer service roles since she left school and joined the Dental South team towards the end of 2016, to broaden

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Dentist: Dr. Richie Harvey

Dr Harvey grew up in the Tasmanian town of Scottsdale, on his family’s farm. Following his pre-tertiary education Dr Harvey spent some years working in Tasmania and interstate. In 2016 Dr Harvey graduated with a degree in Dental Surgery from The Univers

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Thread lifts, Phlebotomy and CGF Microneedling

Dr Jessica Manuela has advanced her training through the Australasian Academy of Dento-facial Aesthetics in Thread Lifts, Phlebotomy and CGF. A phlebotomy involves taking blood through venepuncture and then extracting the Concentrated Growth Factors (CGF)

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Whitening toothpaste

AP-24® is a whitening tooth paste that lightens teeth without containing peroxide but still consists of fluoride to protect teeth from dental decay and dental sensitivity. It helps to remove stains, and has a thick, creamy, non-abrasive anti-plaque formu

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Sugar and oral health

It is common knowledge that eating excessive sugar can lead to tooth decay, but many are unaware that it is not the sugar itself that damages our teeth but rather the events that take place in the mouth following sugar exposures. Hundreds of bacteria natu

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School dental visits

Dr Rochelle Lim and Katelyn, one of our dental assistants, were fortunate enough to visit Taroona Primary School and deliver oral health education to the students. Through an educational video they were able to discuss tooth brushing technique, good diet

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Child Dental Benefit Scheme (CDBS)

The CDBS is a Government incentive that provides $1000 over two consecutive calendar years for dental treatment involving children between the ages of 2 – 17. This applies to families that are eligible for Medicare and receive a relevant Australian gove

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Dr Jessica Manuela Young Tasmanian of the Year

A huge congratulations to Dr Jessica Manuela, our lovely Principal Dentist, on being awarded the “St Lukes Healthier Communities” award and also the 2017 Premier’s Young Achiever of the Year award. Dr Jess opened her own dental practice two years ag

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Hobart Women’s Shelter

Katelyn, known as one of our wonderful dental assistants, has kindly donated goods to the Hobart Women’s Shelter. The Hobart Women’s Shelter strives to create a safe environment for women and children that have experienced homelessness and/or who are

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What’s to come?

Dr Rochelle Lim is looking forward to visiting Taroona Primary School in June to educate the students on good oral hygiene habits and provide dietary advice. Dr Rochelle believes it is important to provide children the opportunity to understand the import

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Tooth erosion

Dental erosion occurs when the outside layer of teeth, the enamel, becomes worn away by acids. Saliva plays an important protective role in remineralising and strengthening teeth after consuming small amounts of acid. However, in the presence of a lot of

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Dento-facial aesthetics

Dr Jessica Manuela has been a trainer at the Australasian Academy of Dento-facial Aesthetics. She performs dento-facial aesthetic procedures using injectables as wrinkle relaxants and dermal fillers. Following a thorough consultation mapping out the desir

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