Our sister surgery is OPEN!

Welcome to the third edition of Dental South’s newsletter and thank you to our patients for keeping up with our newsletter series. We are so excited to announce the opening of our sister surgery in Bayview Market in Blackmans Bay! Two dental surgeries a

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New Dentist – Dr Anamica Mehla

Welcome to Dental South, Dr Anamica Mehla! Originally from India, Dr Anamica received her dental degree in 2010. She received her further training in Melbourne and has worked in diverse set ups in Melbourne and Perth before joining Dental South in Hobart.

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How do I look after my toddler’s teeth?

How do I look after my toddler’s teeth? Believe it or not, child’s teeth need to be flossed as soon as they touch. Otherwise, bacteria living between the teeth can lead to dental decay that cannot be removed conventionally with a toothbrush.  While t

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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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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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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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