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I cannot open my mouth properly after my dental injection!

I cannot open my mouth properly after my dental injection!

This is called DENTAL TRISMUS or Lock-jaw and although various reasons exists for the condition the most common dentalcauses are normally after lower dental injection or dental extraction. This leads to the limitation of jaw opening and pain after dental injection, especially in the lower jaw....


What’s happening around Cape Town this weekend!

What’s happening around Cape Town this weekend!

Posted in Dentist Cape Town / Uncategorized / Weekend news

Finally, it’s Friday, here’s a few exciting things happening around Cape Town this weekend. Enjoy and have fun, from the MyTeeth Team Music For one night only, Johnny Clegg will perform with Juluka to celebrate his 30th anniversary at the Grand Arena at the GrandWest casino on 27 August....


What’s happening this weekend?

What’s happening this weekend?

Posted in Dentist Cape Town / Uncategorized / Weekend news

A few exciting things happening around the West Coast! LOLLOS kom Melkbos toe! Ons gaan Lollos kyk en Mia is vreeeeeeeslik opgewonde! Lollos reis die land vol met optredes by feeste, skole en teaters en ander lekker geleenthede. Lollos is die 13de Augustus in Melkbosstrand by die country club...


I hate needles!

I hate needles!

The female dentist pulls out a numbing needle to give the man a shot. “No way! No needles I hate needles!” the patient said. The dentist starts to hook up the nitrous oxide and the man objects. “I can’t do the gas thing. The thought of having the gas mask on suffocates Me!” The...


What kinds of sedation dentistry do you offer?

What kinds of sedation dentistry do you offer?

2 Options are available for a relax and sleepy dental visit: 1) Taking a pill 1 hour before the procedure This will help you to relax and just takes the edge off. Almost like a strong sleeping tablet. Someone mustaccompany you to provide transport to and from thesurgery. Cost: The price of...


Whoopi Goldberg on Gum Disease

Posted in Dentist Cape Town / Uncategorized

My dentist saysI have gum disease. Should this concern me? Gum disease is a serious and real thread to society today and is the biggest cause for tooth loss in adults world wide. All my patients get a complete report on the health of their teeth and gumsat their 6 monthly visits. Gum disease...