Our entire dental care team is dedicated to providing you with our "Five-Star" service. Each member of our team works together to meet all the dental needs of our patients in a gentle, professional, and caring manner. We take great pride in our knowledge and experience, and are committed to continuing education focused on state-of-the-art dentistry. Our passion for dentistry combined with years of professional experience allows us to offer you quality care.
Our dental nurses are registered with the Health Professions Council of South Africa (HPCSA). We have worked very hard to create the right dental team for you, and are proud to announce that we are bonded together with a very strong infrastructure of nurses, receptionists and managers which makes each visit an enjoyable experience.
Head Dental Nurse Luqmaan
Luqmaan is our Clinical Team Leader. He makes sure everything is running smoothly and that the dentists and nurses are on schedule with our patients. He personally trains our dental nurses and helps find employees who are dedicated to patient care and our mission at KDC.
His excellent skills and competence is obvious from the moment you meet him. He is also responsible for arranging the nurses’ rosters, ordering of stock and the general maintenance and upkeep of the dental surgeries and equipment.
Working directly with the dentists, our dental nurses prepare the operatory, sterilize equipment and ensure patient comfort during all procedures. They are trained to assist in the delivery of many dental procedures under the guidance of the dentist. Their role is key in assisting patients to understand the procedures involved during dental treatments.
They communicate the dentist’s instructions and treatment plans to the administrative team to ensure your visits will flow as smoothly as possible. They are trained to help you and your dentist to make your journey with us pleasant and enjoyable experience. Please don't hesitate to ask their guidance and assistance on your patient journey.
Lorraine manages our sterilization facility and keeps our practice current by following the strictest sterilization standards. She is tasked with the proper handling, cleaning, assembly, testing and packaging of many kinds of dental instruments. The usual methods of sterilizing are with heat or chemicals. Lorraine supports all members of the team and ensures all instruments are sterilized and prepared for safe use in our procedures.
Our receptionists look forward to greet you and help coordinate your appointments. Amongst other administrative duties, they take payments, charge up medical aid claims, book and confirm appointments, coordinate appointments with our dentists, oral hygienists, anaesthetists, hypnotherapist and medical aesthetician. They are our front line of communication and can answer many of your questions. Together they keep the practice running efficiently and smoothly. Their goal is to make sure you are smiling on the way in and out of your visit to our practice.
Debtors Clerk ( Lee Mundell )
Lee is our financial coordinator and debtors clerk. She manages our accounts payable, general ledger and medical aid processing and queries. Should you have questions regarding your account, they will be forwarded to Lee for prompt attention and response.