• How to keep your mouth healthy
    September is National Oral Health Month and PretoriaSmile is offering free consultations! A healthy smile can be a great asset and it is because of this that it makes sense to Read more
  • Bad Breath and Braces
    Do braces cause bad breath? The simple answer is no. Bad breath can affect anyone, even people without braces.When you have braces, you’re at a slightly greater risk of having Read more
  • How to Whiten your Smile
    Looking for ways to whiten up your smile? Odds are you’ve come across teeth whitening in your research.Tooth whitening allows you the opportunity to get a brighter and younger-looking smile. Teeth Read more
  • Will Braces Help Me Lose Weight: All About Jaw Wiring
    Do braces for weight loss work? Inter-arch dental fixation also known as jaw wiring is when wires are woven between teeth on the upper and lower jaw, leaving eyelets to Read more
  • How to Floss with Braces
    Whether you have braces or not, flossing after every meal makes sure you don’t leave food particles on your teeth and in your braces, so they can form plaque.It’s advised Read more
  • Braces Emergencies
    Have you ever wondered what to do when braces emergencies happen?  Types of Orthodontic Emergencies Orthodontic Emergencies are also known as “Braces Emergencies” are rare but if it happens, the first step Read more
  • Can Thumb Sucking Cause Dental Problems
    Thumb sucking is common and normal in young children. In fact, many babies begin to suck their fingers while still in the womb. This is a normal and healthy part Read more
  • Questions to Ask an Orthodontist Before Getting Braces
    Many people feel some sort of anxiety or fear when visiting the orthodontist, which often leads to a “get in and get out” mentality during appointments. This rush and lack Read more
  • Why you need a mouthguard
    A mouthguard is an oral device made of soft plastic or laminate. There are different types with an aim to protect your teeth, tongue, gums, and cheeks from teeth grinding, trauma, Read more
  • Post-Treatment After Care: Will my teeth move again?
    Will my teeth move again after my brace treatment is one of the most common questions asked by our patients.The simple answer is YES. Your teeth can move back after Read more
  • Axeos 2D/3D Imaging System
    The Axeos 2D/3D specialist system is the latest addition to PretoriaSmile’s practice. With a large volume and high image quality for practices with a broad treatment offering, this is one Read more
  • Can braces help with teeth grinding?
    “Will teeth grinding affect my braces?” is a common question from soon-to-be brace-wearers and, but before we discuss that, let’s have a look at the causes of tooth grinding, and Read more
  • What Braces Colours to Get: How to Pick the Best Option for You
    Choosing the best brace colours is admittedly, not always easy!  Orthodontic appliances can be uncomfortable and some treatments like the traditional metal braces can be downright unsightly. Fortunately, elastic bands for Read more
  • What should I do if I lost or broke my retainer?
    What to Do If You've Lost or Broken Your Retainer? You’ve just retraced your steps for the last hour looking for your retainer. Where could it be? You just had it Read more
  • What you need to know about Invisalign in South Africa
    Are you thinking about getting Invisalign in South Africa? Whether you are just looking or have officially decided to get Invisalign, congratulations on your process to a better and more Read more
  • Black Triangles – Why they happen and what to do about it
    If you are thinking about getting your teeth straightened because they are overlapping, crowded or crooked, you may have been told about black triangles. What are they? Here we will Read more

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Queenswood Practice

Monday:

8:00 am-4:45 pm

Tuesday:

8:00 am-4:45 pm

Wednesday:

8:00 am-4:45 pm

Thursday:

8:00 am-4:45 pm

Friday:

8:00 am-3:00 pm

Saturday:

Closed

Sunday:

Closed

Silver Lakes Practice

Monday:

8:00 am-4:00 pm

Tuesday:

8:00 am-4:45 pm

Wednesday:

8:00 am-4:00 pm

Thursday:

8:00 am-4:00 pm

Friday:

8:00 am-3:00 pm

Saturday:

Closed

Sunday:

Closed