Hyperdontia

The presence of extra teeth—more than 20 baby teeth or 32 adult teeth—is a rare condition called hyperdontia. Sometimes this condition doesn't cause any issues, and an extra tooth (or two) isn’t even recognized until the person has an oral examination. In other cases,...

Get rid facial nerve pain for good

One-sided discomfort on your face could be facial nerve pain. Our nerves serve a vital purpose in alerting us when any part of our body is uncomfortable, is injured or has a  disease. Without them, we couldn’t remain in good health for long. But when they malfunction,...

Treatments for TMJ Disorder

The temporomandibular joints (TMJ's) are among the most prominent and routinely used joints in the entire human body. You use these joints every time you eat, speak or chew. You can find the TMJ's on either side of the head in front of the ear, where they attach the...

How to Recover After Wisdom Teeth Removal

Wisdom teeth extraction is one of the oldest and most commonly performed procedures in the history of dentistry. It is also one of the safest. Nevertheless, as a relatively major surgical procedure, it does require a recovery period, and you should know what to expect...

Planning the Placement of Dental Implants

When properly placed, dental implants offer unparalleled support for dental restorations, making them an optimal choice for many patients. Due to their integration with the jawbone, though, the placement of implants requires extensive knowledge and planning on the...

Causes of Dental Implant Failure

Of all the currently available methods of replacing missing or extensively damaged teeth, none can match dental implants in terms of their stability, strength, longevity, functionality, versatility, or aesthetic appeal. Truly, dental implants represent the next best...

The Health Dangers of Sleep Apnea

Dr Naidoo has helped patients in and around the greater Centurion area achieve better dental health and total wellness. This includes treating serious issues with the teeth and gums as well as more advanced wellness issues such as sleep apnea, a sleep disorder that...