Our highly qualified and experienced professionals at HBDS are capable of taking care of your every dental need. The HBDS team complement each other perfectly in their unique areas of expertise and frequently collaborate to provide our patients with the best possible treatment.
Our dentists frequently attend international conferences, acquiring invaluable information about the latest advances in dentistry. They, in turn, share their knowledge with their colleagues by lecturing at local meetings and seminars throughout South Africa.
Andy graduated in 1981 from the University of the Witwatersrand, honoured to receive the Henry St. John Randolph medal award for the Best All Round Student of the year.
He relocated to Cape Town in 1982 and founded the Hout Bay Dental Studio in 1983. The once 'single dentist practice has since successfully expanded to incorporate four dentists, a part-time periodontist and an oral hygienist.
Read more: Dr Andy Effting
Originally from Namibia, Ivonne graduated from the University of Stellenbosch in 2001. She spent three years in private practice in the Netherlands.
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Nic graduated from the University of Pretoria in 1982 and acquired extensive and diverse private practice experience both locally and in England after completing his two years of national service.
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David qualified at the University of the Western Cape in 2016. Soon after graduating, he enrolled in a postgraduate Diploma in Implantology.
Read more: Dr David Malan
Emil graduated from the University of Stellenbosch in 2002. He obtained a Post Graduate Dental Diploma in Dental Implantology from the University of Western Cape in 2004.
Read more: Dr Emil Langenegger
Rozelle graduated from the University of Western Cape in 2012 with a degree in Oral Hygiene.
Read more: Rozelle Jacobs
Emma graduated top of her class with a degree in Dental Hygiene from the University of the Western Cape in 2009.
Read more: Emma Coulter