qualified with degrees in Dentistry (1991) and Business Administration (1998), both from the University of Stellenbosch. Dr Welgemoed has been in private practice for over 30 years. Aside from working full-time in dentistry she also manages a team of 16 people in two practices, located in Noordhoek and Simon’s Town in the Western Cape. Dr Welgemoed is a member of SADA, International Team for Implantology (ITI), South African Association of Osseointegration (SAAO), Paedodontic Society of South Africa. She is also a board member of the South African Academy of Aesthetic Dentistry (SAAAD). Dr Welgemoed also serves on the board of Profmed.