Dr. Bradley Dean Selvan
BDS(Wits)Dr. Bradley Dean Selvan did his schooling at Sandringham High school and matriculated as Deputy Head Boy in 1980. He graduated from The University of Witwatersrand in 1986. He passed the Australian Dental Examinations (ADEC) in 1999. He passed the Dip Odont in Endodontics, with Distinction, at Pretoria University in 2007.
Dr. Selvan’s special interest is Endodontics (root treatment) and he is a long standing member of the South African Endodontic Society.
Dr Selvan has been a Committee Member of the South African Paedodontic Society (Children's Dentistry) for over 10 years. His commitment to excellence is evident in his dental practice that was established in 1990 and serves the Midrand and Kyalami areas. It is known for its extremely high standard of care and high tech equipment and surgery.
Dr. Selvan's other special interests include children’s dentistry and his practice is very child friendly, with programs designed to make the child's visit to the dentist a pleasant experience.
The practice goal is for all its’ children to have zero cavities and restorations in their permanent dentition. To create and maintain good oral health so that minimal dentistry is required throughout the person’s life.
Mr. Gavin Atkinson
Dental technician and master ceramicistMr Gavin Atkinson is our Dental technician and master ceramicist.
We are fortunate to have worked together with Mr Gavin Atkinson for over 20 years and we are very pleased to have him on site. Gavin grew up in Halfway House and schooled at KES. He qualified at Wits in 1995 and he obtained an extra degree at Pretoria University in 1996(Btec) and is an essential part of our team.
He is responsible for making porcelain inlays, onlays, crowns, veneers, implant supported crowns and bridges. He is an essential part of our team especially involved in our aesthetic and smile “make over” cases. He helps us to create beautiful smiles! He combines high tech technical expertise and artistry. He is a tooth wizard, who perfects each tooth, so that it complements the whole face. We match and choose colour, shades and shape of teeth, to suit and harmonize with your facial features and personality.
In 2015, Gavin purchased a state of the art milling machine, and is now a market leader in this new and exciting digital age. We are able to mill porcelain crowns and veneers, which fit perfectly and offer us metal free options for treatment.
Mr. John le Roux
Dental technician and master ceramicistWe would also like to introduce you to Mr John le Roux who works with Gavin in their dental laboratory. He is multi-talented and has degrees in homeopathy, dental therapy and is adental technician who is also a certified commercial pilot! He is particularly skilled at crown and bridge design, on their digital platform and milling centre.
Ms. Usha Bhoola
Oral HygenistMs. Usha Bhoola, enrolled and studied at Medunsa and completed her three year oral hygienist degree at Medunsa (BOH), finishing in 1995. She has worked for many years in private practice and in 1999 she completed an Expanded Function Course for Oral Hygienists at the University of Pretoria.
She has also worked in Cape Town for Implants for Africa, both in sales and as a consultant.
Ms Usha Mistry is a very kind, positive, professional and a spiritual person, who is also a wonderful cook. We are very lucky to have her working in our practice
Ms. Troné Schoeman
Oral HygenistMatriculated in 2010 from Garsfontein High School and completed her oral hygiene degree at the University of Pretoria. She received the award for the best clinical and academic student in Oral Hygiene and Periodontology. She has worked in an orthodontic practice and enjoys treating adults and kids.
She is passionate about her work and we are very pleased to have her in our practice.
Ms. Jean-nette De Klerk
Dental AssistantWe are also very pleased to have Ms. Jean-nette De Klerk in our practice for the last two years. She is our very enthusiastic and compassionate dental assistant and receptionist, who is also our chief photographer . She has certificates in Personal Training, first aid, and is in her second year of studying at the University of Pretoria, for her dental assisting degree.
She is always smiling and eager to help.
Ms. Lin Ndawana
Dental Assistant and ReceptionistLin is our kind and caring dental assistant and receptionist. Lin has worked for our practice for many years. She is especially good with children and helps them relax and enjoy their dental visits.
She is the well organised and reliable anchor in our practice.
Lauren BergerWe are extremely fortunate to have Lauren Berger as our Practice Manager.
Practice Manager is a key position in a busy dental environment and has many duties and responsibilities. Lauren is a teacher by profession and has a warm, friendly and empathic personality. She has been dedicated to the practice and works hard to oversee that all aspects of the practice run smoothly. She is the vital link between the Dentist, staff and most important of all our wonderful patients.
Lauren excels in the art of personal interaction. She is kind and respectful to all the patients and many staff members, always making sure that everyone feels welcome and appreciated. Lauren is also responsible for the lovely roses in our garden!