Dental care

Read about the causes, symptoms and treatment of tooth decay and dental problems and how to prevent cavities with an emphasis on proper oral hygiene and dental care.

How to brush your teeth correctly

Not many people know which toothbrush to choose, how often to replace it or even how to brush properly - here are some tips you need to know.

5 eating habits for healthier teeth

Our teeth play an essential part in processing the food we eat and it is essential that we take good care of them. The following tips will help you protect those pearly whites.

Sensitive teeth: root and nerve issues

Sensitive teeth can cause you a great deal of pain and discomfort. Dr Simon Reeves explains how a problem with the roots or nerves of your teeth can cause sensitivity.

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Dr Imraan Hoosen qualified from the Medical University of South Africa in 1997. Together with his partner, Dr Hoosen now runs a group of dental practices around Johannesburg (Lesedi Private Hospital, Highlands North Medical Centre , Brenthurst Clinic, Parklane Clinic, Simmonds Street Medical and Dental Centre, Soni Medical Centre- Newclare). Dr Hoosen can be contacted on 011 933 4096.

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