Welcome to Legana Dental

At Legana Dental we are professional, but with a personal touch and we care about giving you a positive dental experience.  Our desire is to help people maintain healthy and beautiful smiles for the rest of their lives.

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SERVICES
We strive to provide our patients with the most positive dental experience possible, combined with personalised care in a comfortable environment. We care for individual patients with the utmost concern for their dental health, as well as their overall health. We take the time to inform our patients, and offer treatment options that we feel are best for their individual needs. We will be participating in the Medicare Child Benefit Scheme for as long as it is still running. We also accept DVA Gold Card holders. We are now offering Basic Implantology Services using genuine Nobel Biocare parts together with state-of-art advanced implant technology. All our implant cases are planned using prosthetically driven digital designing software. Below is a list of services we offer:
General Dentistry

General Dentistry

Oral Examinations
Digital X-rays
Oral Cancer Screening
Ultrasonic Scaling
Fissure Sealants
Tooth Coloured Fillings
Fluoride Treatments

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Cosmetic Dentistry

Teeth Whitening
Porcelain & Composite Veneers
Crown and Bridge
Enamel Microbrasion
Occlusal Rehabilitation
Smile Makeovers

Prosthetics

Prosthetic Dentistry

Bruxism ( Teeth grinding/clenching)
Dentures and Partial Dentures
Denture Repairs
Everyday Sports Mouthguards
Extreme Sports Mouthguards

Implant Dentistry

Implant Dentistry - Basic Implantology

Guided Implant Surgery
Prosthetically driven digital treatment planning
Extraction Site Preservation
Bone Grafting
Implant Maintenance

Emergency Dental

Emergency Dentistry

Simple Extractions
Surgical Extractions
Wisdom teeth Management
Toothache

Other dental Care

Other Dental Care

Root Canal Treatment
Children’s Dentistry

Trios Scanner

Intraoral Scanner

Digital Scanning has now arrived at Legana Dental, introducing the 3Shape Trios scanner! This scanner creates high quality digital impressions of your mouth for crowns, bridge, veneers, dentures and implant planning. Using the 3Shape software we are able to create treatment planning for fully guided implant surgery.

OUR PRACTICE
We pride ourselves on our modern, state of the art technology and equipment throughout our surgery, from the patient lounge, sterilization room to clinical bays.
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MEET THE TEAM
DR EBEN LOURENS
PRINCIPAL DENTIST

Dr Eben Lourens BChD (Stellenbosch) studied dentistry in South Africa.

He owned a dental practice and lived in Cape Town before moving to Launceston with his wife and children in 2009. After working privately for 3 years, he felt the time was right to open a practice in beautiful Legana. Eben enjoys all aspects of general dentistry but has a special interest in root canal treatment and aesthetic dentistry. The best part of his work is meeting new and interesting people while being of service.

He is an enthusiastic fisherman and enjoys spending time on the water. Sport interests includes virtually anything associated with a ball.

DR THEO NEL
PRINCIPAL DENTIST

Theo graduated at the University of Stellenbosch, South Africa, in 2002.

In 2011, Dr Nel and his family decided to emigrate to Australia. Theo sold his practice and moved to beautiful Tasmania. He passed the Australian Dental Council examination in 2012 and has been working in the public and private sector in Launceston from 2011 until the decision was made to open a new practice in Legana in 2016. Theo is now practicing at Legana Dental on a full-time basis.

During 2018, Theo completed the Brener Institute’s comprehensive implant certificate program and is now offering basic dental implantology services to his patients. He enjoys all aspects of general dentistry but has a special interest in restorative dentistry.

In his free time, Theo enjoys gardening with his wife, Hybre and exploring Tasmania with his two young children.

DR PRANESH SADHABIRISS
DENTIST

Dr Pranesh Sadhabiriss was born and raised in South Africa.

He graduated with a Bachelor of Dentistry from the University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa in 2001. He worked in community health services and then practiced in private practice, spending 8 years in his own private practice in Durban, South Africa. He has also completed a Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting and Auditing.

In 2011, Pranesh and his family relocated to Tasmania. He currently works at our practice every second Saturday and operates weekdays at Oral Health Services.

Pranesh enjoys watching movies and reading mystery novels. He is a keen follower of international cricket and soccer.

RACHEL HILL
PRACTICE MANAGER/RECEPTIONIST
KELLY JAMES
DENTAL ASSISTANT
REBECCA FORSYTH
DENTAL ASSISTANT
OLIVIA COLEMAN
DENTAL ASSISTANT
OLIVIA COLSON
DENTAL ASSISTANT (WEEKENDS)
SHARNIE BROWN
RECEPTIONIST (WEEKENDS)
ABOUT US

WHO WE ARE

We are committed to providing exceptional dental care to every patient every day. We deliver the highest standard of care through a combination of highly trained and highly skilled practitioners, utilising state-of-the-art technology in a modern, relaxed environment. We provide a wide variety of dental services ranging from the latest cosmetic procedures through to general preventative and restorative care. Our focus is on high quality dentistry, thoroughness and prevention. Providing the best care possible while maintaining a high standard of practice.

OUR MISSION

  • To work together as a team to provide compassionate and complete oral care to every patient who walks through our doors.
  • To thoroughly educate patients on oral health and preventative care.
  • To make dental visits as comfortable and worry-free as possible.
  • To foster a sense of team spirit between patients, staff and community.
  • To have every patient leave our practice with a healthy, beautiful smile.
  • To provide the best treatment within your budget.
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    19 Freshwater Point Road Legana, TAS 7277

    Contact

    Telephone: 03 6709 8000
    A/H Emergency Service: (03) 6334 2561­

    Opening Hours:

    Monday - Friday: 8:30am - 5:00pm
    Saturday: 9:00am - 2:00pm
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