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

read more

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

read more

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

read more

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

read more

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

read more

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

read more

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

read more

Night guards and Mouthguards

Night guards (occlusal splints) are a fantastic treatment option for protecting your teeth from the crushing effects of tooth grinding and clenching when you are fast asleep.  With the stresses most of us experience from life it can exacerbate tooth grin

read more

Cosmetic Dentistry

Cosmetic anterior restorations are a great option for repairing broken front teeth and restoring your smile.  Utilising a resin bonded technique we can use our artistic flare to make teeth appear whiter and straighter.  Restoring someone’s smile is an

read more

Business Manager: Karen

Karen lives locally in beautiful Margate and has many years’ experience in hospitality, administration, employment services, and she has had the pleasure of meeting and working with people from all walks of life, backgrounds and nationalities. Apart fro

read more

Orthodontic Assessment

Orthodontics is an area in dentistry which involves correcting the jaw and teeth alignment.  There are many cause of “crooked” teeth and this could be from thumb-sucking, hereditary conditions, limited space or from a trauma.  There are different ag

read more

Emergency Treatment

If you are experiencing dental pain and would like to have your concern seen to please contact us to arrange an appointment.  We will try and see you as soon as possible.  If you have experienced a dental trauma (e.g. a tooth knocked out playing sport)

read more

Tooth Whitening

Whitening or “bleaching” of your teeth can be done to make your natural teeth look whiter.  With professional tooth whitening this can normally make your teeth a few shades lighter with our safe and effective bleaching system.  Impressions of your t

read more

Root Canal Therapy

Sometimes root canal therapy is needed when the nerve in the tooth is in the process of dying or is completely necrotic.  Teeth that have a “dead” or “dying” nerve in them can cause great pain because the next stage is a dental abscess.  A denta

read more

General Restorative Treatment

During your dental check-up a thorough assessment of your oral health will be done including any cavities that may be present.  You will be advised of teeth that may require attention and given a treatment plan.  It is always better to restore small cav

read more