How do I schedule an appointment?

You can phone Dr Uys  at 021 976 8107 or you can book online.

What if it is an emergency?

Contact the practice at 021 976 8107 and an answering machine will provide the emergency number.

What payment methods do you accept?

We accept cash, debit card, credit card, cheque or EFT. We regret no Diners or American Express cards are accepted.

How much will my Medical Aid cover?

It depends on which plan you are on and how much dental coverage/benefits you have.

Do I need to contact my Medical Aid to approve payment?

It is advisable to obtain pre-authorization from your medical aid as certain procedures are excluded by some medical aids.

What can I expect at my first visit?

Your first visit will be a consultation. X-rays will be taken and a treatment plan will be discussed.

What should I do if my child has a toothache?

You should contact the dental practice and make an appointment as soon as possible.

How safe are dental X-rays?

The new modern digital X-rays are very safe. The dose of radiation is extremely small.

How often should I visit the dentist?

A general check-up is recommended every 6 - 12 months and a visit to the oral hygienist is recommended every six months.

What can be done about stained or discolored teeth?

The oral hygienist will remove most of the stains with regular scale and polish. Please enquire about teeth whitening at the consulting rooms.

Is teeth whitening safe?

Yes, it is safe, if a dentist or oral hygienist is consulted first. Tooth sensitivity may occur for about 12 hours after treatment and is usually only temporary.

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