Periodontitis, also known as gum disease is a common condition affecting many Australians. In fact, gum disease is one of the most common chronic diseases affecting humans.
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Soft Tissue Reconstruction
Also known as periodontal plastic surgery, we provide surgical options for the treatment of areas in which the gum has receded. At hobart periodontics, we use the latest microsurgical approaches
Dr Alex Du Bois
BCHd, MSC , DCLINDENT (Perio), FRACDS (Perio)
Specialising In Periodontics and Implants
Dr du Bois completed his Bachelor of Dentistry at the University of Stellenbosch, South Africa, in 2003 after which he did a master’s degree by research in restorative dentistry.
After moving to Australia in 2007, he completed his specialist training (DClinDent) at the University of Adelaide in 2012. Until he opened Hobart Periodontics in October 2016 he had been working in Private practice in Adelaide.
Over the past 10 years, Alex has been involved in undergraduate training at the University of Adelaide and has done ongoing educational courses both locally and internationally. He is a member of ANZAP, ITI, ASP and ADA and a Fellow of the Royal Australian College of Dental Surgeons.
Outside of the surgery Alex enjoys spending time with his young family and diving for crayfish.
The Hobart Perio Team
Dedicated To Caring For You
Our clinical and administrative support team is trained to the highest level and will ensure your are looked after in a friendly and caring way in the clinical setting. They will not only make your visit to the practice a positive one, but ensure you are as comfortable as possible.