Cape Town Dentist

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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Teeth Whitening Cape Town

ZOOM Teeth WhiteningIf you just can't wait to get that ultimate white smile and you have to have your new smile yesterday - ZOOM! WHITENING can make your teeth up to 10 shades lighter in under an hour. ZOOM! Whitening is the whitening method used by Dr Bill Dorfman (America's dentist...
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A) 'On The Go' Clean

If you are on a tight budget or just want to remove some staining from your teeth, our On-The-Go option might be for you!  Drop the fluoride treatment and focus more on a good polishing session that removes plaque and staining. Todlers, babies and pregnant moms are all good...
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B) Standard Clean

Our passion is to get your teeth to its whitest, brightest and cleanest possible state and to keep them that way! We also know that your teeth don't always need the same type of clean. Maybe you only need a light clean, maybe you are suffering from...
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C) Super White Clean

Our passion is to get your teeth to its  whitest, brightest and cleanest  possible state and to keep them that way! We also know that your teeth don't always need the same type of clean. Our Super White Clean is aimed at a longer...
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Fluoride Treatments

Since demineralisation causes tooth decay, fluoride plays a critical role in preventing this destructive process. The Hygienist will apply fluoride to your teeth after cleaning visits to finish off the cleaning treatment. This is part of our chemical weapons attack on plaque and...
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Teeth Grinding

Our teeth are only supposed to touch during chewing and swallowing to ensure optimum dental and joint health. For many people (20 - 40%) their teeth are touching more frequently and lead to a condition called bruxism (Greek 'bryx' meaning gnashing of teeth) or teeth grinding.Teeth...
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Gum Disease Treatment

Periodontitis or gum disease is a very serious dental disease. Very few people are educated about this disease.  Gum disease is the GREATEST cause of tooth loss in adults! According to the World Health Organization (WHO), 10 - 15% of the world...
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Smile Analysis- Identify problem areas

Kindly check your smile  in a close-up mirror. With our unique Smile Analysis you can know whether or not a procedure is applicable to you. If you identify your problem in the photos, click on the treatment options to see how we can transform your smile. Go check it out....
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Screening For Oral Cancer

Clear Aligners - No Wires!

No Wires Please!Orthodontics is the treatment of choice for correcting crooked teeth if the top priority is keeping your teeth natural and unaltered. Unfortunately many people reacts negatively to the prospect of wearing unattractive metal braces for long periods of time. Now there...
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Clear Braces Consultation

How To QualifyNot all people will qualify for this amazing option as this type of treatment do have limitations. If too much space is required to align the teeth, this will not work for you. The aim when doing esthetic or cosmetic dentistry is to create a beautiful and harmonieus smile by...
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General dental cavity check ups and Screening

At Myteeth we make sure that you keep your teeth and smile a lifetime by providing routine dental and cavity check ups.Tooth decay today is rampant in a society where sugar and refined carbohydrates are so readily available. The responsibility is still on each one of us to look and care for...
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Porcelain Veneers Cape Town

When patients hear the term "porcelain veneers" the thought of a "fast & beautiful Hollywood smile" jumps to their minds.  Porcelain Veneers require minimal tooth reduction and are therefore more conservative than Crowns.  It's not the only alternative for...
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Walking Bleach

When the nerve inside your tooth becomes non-vital(dead) the tooth often undergoes a colour change. This is very noticeable when the tooth is a front tooth. Normal teeth whitening applied from the outside (as in tray whitening) will not have a noticeable effect....
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Dental Implants - Save Your Smile!

Gone are the days of missing teeth! Don't be happy with removable devices or a 'fallen-in' look. Don't look old before your time. Dental Implants can turn back the clock and restore your teeth so you can smile with confidence. Dental Implants are long Term and when well looked after, will...
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