Cape Town Dentist

The 1 Visit Cerec Method

The new CEREC 3D SYSTEM can manufacture porcelain white fillings(Inlays/Onlays/Overlays), porcelain veneers, full ceramic crowns and metal-free bridges in just ONE visit! Let’s talk about concealing once and for all your “dental history” with WHITE...
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Cerec Fillings (Inlays/Onlays)

When a dental filling replaces more than 50% of the tooth structure, the strength of the material of the dental filling becomes very important. Porcelain is then the material of choice to ensure longterm strength and structural stability. Unlike other traditional restorations cerec...
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Cerec Veneers

Cerec veneers make it possible to now design, produce and fit these delicate restorations in one visit. With the incorporation of smile design, the CEREC method becomes an essential link in the digital work flow to produce any design element exactely as the prototype and planned...
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Cerec Crowns

With cerec technology creating a full metal-free porcelain crown is now possible in a single appointment. Conventional methods made use of time consuming porcelain build up techniques and require several bakes in a special furnace. The cerec method uses CAD CAM technology that cuts...
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Cerec Bridge

Although dental implants are ussually the ideal choice to replace a missing tooth, dental bridges provide a good alternative. With cerec we can now also mill these metal-free restorations to provide the full spectrum of treatment options. Unlike conventional bridges that are...
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Cerec Make Overs

Fancy an instant change or makeover? With porcelain veneers or crowns we can literally transform your smile to change the colour, size and shape to correct misaligned or skew teeth. With cerec this is now possible in literally just 1 visit! Careful planning is necessary upfront and once...
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Why Do I Need Maintenance?

Since the day our first tooth came in, dental plaque gets a stronghold in our mouths and attach to the tooth structure. From here on we fight a constant battle to remove and keep this BIOFILM (dental plaque and their excretions) away from our teeth. Failure to...
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Smile Analysis- Identify your problem areas

Your Smile Make Over starts here!First try to identify all your 'problem' areas. Usually a Make Over takes place by changing the colour, shape or alignment of your 4, 6 or 8 front teeth. Kindly check your smile (front and side views) in a close-up mirror. With our unique Smile Analysis you...
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Cosmetic Dentistry Cape Town

At Myteeth our main focus is on the Aesthetic and Cosmetic aspect of your smile. We can change your teeth's colour, shape, size and 3D position to create the smile you've always wanted! If you are serious about Teeth Whitening, Porcelain Veneers, 1 Visit...
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Dental Exam & Cavity Check

Most people need to see the dentist every 6 months to ensure optimum dental health. 6 Months is enough time for most of us to develop tooth decay (caries) and treatment start with diagnosing these lesions. What Happens At The Dental Exam? Greetings and Medical/Dental HistoryAfter...
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Composite Bonding, What Is It?

If you have strong, healthy teeth, but are unhappy with the shape, size or colour, you may want to consider bonding. During this quick process (usually less than an hour), a mild composite resin is applied to the tooth. It is then sculpted to match the surrounding teeth and hardened using...
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Contouring

Many times we can simply remove or polish some enamel (enamel plasty) away if teeth are too wide, too long or simply uneven.  Care is taken to stay within the 'safe' parameters and to still leave enough enamel intact. This can easily provide sufficient correction to change the smile...
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Composite Fillings

Say goodbye to your old ugly metal (amalgam) fillings!The days of metal (amalgam) fillings are long gone. Although they still exist, we have so many more cosmetically pleasing options of which composite fillings are one. The 2 most popular white materials are...
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Closing Gaps with Composite

Another useful application is the closure of gaps (diastemas) between front teeth with composite. Most of the time NO local anesthetic is needed and existing enamel is left untouched. Many patients have gaps between their front teeth and are unaware of just how easy it is...
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Composite Repairs

Due to the amazing properties of composite, composite bonding can be used to repair almost any chip, crack or defect on teeth or existing dental work! This makes composite closer to the ideal material than any other as it becomes very economical and changeable should the need arise to...
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Composite Veneers

When Composite Bonding is used to cover the whole front surface of a tooth to create a better colour or shape, the term composite or resin veneer is used. Resin veneers are amazing in creating an easy makeover and can look very similar to porcelain veneers. Resin veneers can be done in one...
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Dental Crowns

Dental Crowns are dental restorations otherwise known as "caps" that fit over the visible tooth structure. A dental crown is different to a filling, because of one basic thing:  a filling is placed inside a tooth and have walls of tooth...
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Dental Bridges

What Is A Dental Bridge?A dental bridge is two or more dental crowns that are joined together to form one unit.  They therefore "bridge" over a gap or space, left by another tooth that was removed.  Dental...
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Dental Extractions

When Do I Need a Dental Extraction?Dental Extractions refer to the removal of teeth or roots. In dentistry today, many extractions are still performed to remove unwanted teeth or roots.  Although we always try to keep our own teeth for as long as possible, sometimes it is...
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Kids Dental Exam

Most people including our kiddies patients need to see the dentist every 6 months to ensure optimum dental health. 6 Months is enough time for most of us to develop tooth decay (caries) and treatment starts with diagnosing these lesions. Kids have other special needs that adults don't...
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Dental Sealants

What Are Dental (Fissure) Sealants?About 90% of tooth decay starts in the fissures (grooves on the tooth surface). The problem with these fissures or grooves is that they are often very narrow and deep and brushing them is not nearly effective in removing all the...
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Root Canal Treatment

What Is Root Canal Therapy (RCT)?Primarily it is a means of saving a tooth by the removal of the pulp that is found inside every tooth.  Pulp is the term for all the tissues inside the canal, i.e. nerves, arteries and veins.  After the pulp has been removed the tooth...
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Post & Core

What Are Dental Posts And Cores?A Dental Post and Core are usually used to give maximum  strength to an already weakened tooth after Root Canal Therapy.  There are different Dental Post and Core systems available with their...
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Dental Care Without Fear, Pain & Anxiety!    An Open Letter To Fearful Dental Patients... "How Much Longer Are You Going ToPut Off Going to The Dentist Because of Fear?"Announcing a Breakthrough in Dentistry! Say Goodbye...
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How Sedation works?

 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...
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