Tharusha Naidoo

Tharusha Naidoo is DOH licensed Dental hygienist and hails from the sunny and spicy city of Durban, South Africa. With a zest for life greeted by a friendly smile, she embarked on an ambitious trajectory in qualifying as a dental hygienist from the University of Witwatersrand, South Africa. Residing in the city of gold – Johannesburg – Tharusha excelled at her job at reputable practices for the last six years, leaving all her patients with lasting impressions.

During her years of studying, she was afforded the opportunity to be part of several outreach programmes. As a student dental hygienist, she was exposed to delivering primary health care in turn allowing her to grow into her career. She then progressed and joined the well-known Choonara Orthodontics team in Johannesburg which enabled her to provide superior oral health care to many patients she crossed paths with.

Spoken Languages: English, Afrikaans

Nationality: South African

DOH License: Dental Hygienist

Years of Experience: 7

Her bubbly personality and her professional desire to make a difference across the world, “one smile at a time,” has brought her to the sunny shores of Abu Dhabi. Through her humility, trusted work ethic and commitment to making a difference through one’s smile, Tharusha looks forward to bringing her skills to the Snö team and patients.

She strives to give her patients healthier smiles through impeccable treatments and dental advice that will lead to a positive change in their daily habits and overall oral health.Tharusha enjoys social engagements, family time and a healthy lifestyle when off duty.

CREDENTIALS:

  • Bachelor of oral health sciences, University of The Witwatersrand, Johannesburg

PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS:

  • Health Professions Council of South Africa (HPCSA)
  • Oral Hygienists Association Of South Africa (OHASA)

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:

  • Dental hygienist at Choonara Orthodontics, Johannesburg South Africa,
  • Dental Hygienist in general dentistry clinics (private sector) , Johannesburg, South Africa

CLINICAL EXPERTISE & SERVICES OFFERED:

  • Performing basic cleaning procedures and dental prophylaxis which includes the removal of calculus and plaque
  • Advanced cleaning procedures as needed, including root surface debridement
  • Supporting positive patient follow-up care through patient and family education
  • Preventing and treating periodontal (gum) disease/infections
  • Diet/Nutritional counselling and smoking cessation
  • Working with general dentists and Specialist in treating and preventing oral health conditions

Teeth Whitening Procedures