Dental Health Week

Dental Health Week ran from 7 – 12 August 2017, with this year’s theme focusing on “Oral Health for Busy Lives”. Regardless of how chaotic our busy seasons can get, caring for your oral health must remain a major priority. It is still important to

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Brushy and Flossy!

We are so proud of our principal dentist Dr Jessica Manuela, who has created a television advertisement for children to maintain good oral health habits! This has been broadcasted on Southern Cross TV and sister television channels. Brushy and Flossy remi

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Channel Christian School

Dr Jess, Dr Rochelle and our clinical co-ordinator, Larissa visited Channel Christian School to deliver oral health promotion to students as young as the early learners extending up to the grade 6’s. This was a great opportunity for children to learn mo

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Dental South Bayview Now Open

We are excited to announce that our Blackman’s Bay practice, Dental South Bayview, is now open! New patients are welcome, call 6267 1111 to book an appointment. Offering a range of Dental and Dento-Facial services: Dermal Fillers & Muscle Relaxants

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Hyrdafacials

Hydrafacials are a non-invasive 20 minute skin rejuvenation procedure which provides an instant improvement in skin tone and texture with no downtime. There are 4 key steps: Gentle cleanse & exfoliation Light chemical peel High vortex extractions (rem

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Zoom Whitening

Zoom whitening is a 45 minute professional “in-chair” whitening procedure that is done by your dentist.  A special light is used to accelerate a medical grade bleach. Up to 8 shades lighter can be achieved. As this can potentially cause tooth sensiti

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Botanical resurfacing peels

Peel treatments are good for lifting the outer, dehydrated and dull layer of dead skin cells and for encouraging faster skin renewal. They are also good for reducing pigmentation and congestion (e.g. acne). We use a variety of professional Dermaquest peel

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Gummy Smile

Botulinum Toxin A injections can also be used to selectively target muscles involved with excessively raising the top lip when smiling. The top lip rests in a more relaxed position and less gum is exposed on smiling.

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Dermal fillers

Dermal fillers are used to “plump” the skin where there has been volume loss over time. For example, the lip borders, cheeks and marionette lines at the corners of the mouth. The dermal fillers used at Dental South are TGA approved and are made of saf

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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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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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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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