General
Dentistry

Scheduled dental cleanings not only remove build-up from your teeth, but they are also important for your overall health. Research has shown that gum disease is linked to cardiovascular health.

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At our practice, our goal with general dentistry is to preserve the natural teeth by preventing the onset, progress, and recurrence of dental diseases and conditions. Preventing dental disease starts at home with good oral hygiene and a balanced diet. It is continued in our practice by the efforts of our dentists and dental hygienist to promote, restore, and maintain your oral health.

Prevention also includes regular dental exams, cleanings, and x-rays. Sealants and fluoride are also great preventive treatments that help protect the teeth. Prevention helps avoid serious and costly dental problems and is the key to having a healthy, confident, beautiful smile.

Oral Hygiene


Even if you brush and floss conscientiously, regular hygiene appointments are essential. The oral cavity is more intimately connected to wellness than possibly any other body part. Oral problems can be an indicator of systemic disease. Conversely, dental issues can contribute to other serious problems such as diabetes, heart disease, and dementia. Teeth cleaning complements your daily regimen, helping to keep your mouth disease-free. Checkups give Dr Serfontein a chance to detect potential problems early, when they can be corrected efficiently and economically, with the least discomfort. Teeth feel smooth and clean, and your smile looks bright, too.

Tooth Coloured (metal-free fillings)

A Natural looking smile


When it comes to filling a cavity, the traditional methods often require the use of gold or metal alloys. These fillings can be very visible when talking or smiling, which can lead to embarrassment or self-consciousness. If you have a cavity that needs to be refilled or you need to repair a cavity, metal-free fillings can provide you with a lasting and more attractive option. Nearly invisible, metal-free fillings are almost as strong as your natural tooth enamel and are long-lasting. The colour camouflages perfectly to the colour of your teeth, so you don’t have to worry about anyone noticing the filling.

At our practice, we are dedicated to providing metal-free fillings so that all of our clients can have Hollywood Smiles.

Composite Fillings


Composite fillings are utilized to repair a tooth that is affected by decay, small cracks or fractures. In order to fill the tooth, the decayed portion of the tooth will need to be removed. Composite fillings can be coloured to match adjacent natural teeth, so your smile looks 100% natural.

As with most dental restorations, composite fillings are not permanent and may need to be replaced at some point. Dental fillings are very durable and have been known to last many years. This procedure can be done as quick as one dental appointment and can help restore your tooth to its original shape and function.

Tooth Restoration


The incidence of tooth decay has significantly diminished over the years due to the use of fluorides and an increase in patient awareness. However, teeth are still susceptible to decay, infection, and breakage and sometimes need to be restored back to health. Through improved techniques and modern technology, we are now able to offer more options for restoring a tooth back to its normal shape, appearance and function.

  • Enhance your smile.
  • Fill in unattractive spaces between teeth.
  • Improve or correct an improper bite.
  • Prevent the loss of a tooth.
  • Relieve dental pain.
  • Repair damaged and decayed teeth.
  • Replace missing teeth.
  • Replace old, unattractive dental treatments.
  • Restore normal eating and chewing.

Root Canal Treatment


Root canal therapy brings immediate relief of discomfort caused by infection and inflammation at the centre of a tooth. At the core of each tooth is a chamber that houses vascular tissues, providing blood supply to the tooth. Pulp and nerves extend deep into the roots of teeth. When a tooth is decayed, cracked, or otherwise damaged, oral pathogens find their way into the pulp chamber. The resulting infection creates pressure within the tooth and inflames nerves. Root canal therapy involves opening the tooth and removing the damaged structure. Pulp and nerves are eliminated, and empty canals are cleaned. The pulp chamber is sealed, and the tooth is protected with a strong porcelain crown. In the end, you will be left with a tooth that is not only free of decayed nerves but also pain! Once you have completed your root canal, you may want to consult with our phenomenal dentists about taking the next step toward restoration.

What Patients Say

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Daniella Djan review

Daniella Djan

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This has got to be the BEST dental surgery I have ever visited. Dr JJ and his entire team offer excellent, professional service, and they take great pride in making patients feel comfortable, informed and safe under their care. Being a patient with many past awful experiences with other dentists, I developed a major phobia and hate for dental visits. When I started visiting Dr JJ’s practice, however, I was blown away by the high quality of their service, as well as their compassion, empathy and emphasis on making the patient feel they were in good, capable, trustworthy hands.

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Leanne Messiahs

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Dr JJ is the best dentist in the world! He performs magic in your mouth! Wow! I will never go to any other dentist again! Absolutely amazing!! Best decision I’ve made was to have dental work done at Dr JJ Dentistry! Will definitely be recommending you to all my friends, family, colleagues!
Thank you!!! For improving my smile:)
Dr Leanne Messiahs

Margarete Van Rooyen review

Margarete Van Rooyen

5 Stars
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JJS Dentistry, Changed my Life!!! Dr. Serfontein and Cait gave me back my confidence to Smile Again!!!! Best decision of my Life... Now I Smile All day long!!!!

Stephen Rheeder review

Stephen Rheeder

5 Stars
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The level of excellence you will experience here is unmatched - JJS goes is above and beyond to ensure you are comfortable and well-informed every step of the way.

Zukiswa Kawa Review

Zukiswa Kawa

5 Stars
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Excellent service, all staff very kind and well organized. Clinic uses latest technology and very good location.If you looking for a great cosmetic dentist that is super friendly professional ,knowledgeable and caring,I highly recommend dr JJ Serfontein

Pascal Pienaar review

Pascal Pienaar

5 Stars
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The dental practice is incredible but all the staff are wonderful and the work is faultless! Im scared of the dentist but not of Dr Serfontein. His injection techniques are so impressive! I didnt even notice!

Wouter van der Merwe review

Wouter van der Merwe

5 Stars
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World class service and exceptional knowledge - true specialists in their field of business. Driven by technological innovation, advancements, and implementation, Dr. JJ Serfontein stands out above his South African peers.

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Kim Groenewald

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JJS dentistry has made a permanent and lasting difference to my life by making my smile perfect for me. I received 5 star treatment all the way and would without a doubt recommend this practice to anyone who wants the best dentistry.