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Dr. Corne Smith BChD; PDD (Aesthetic dentistry)

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Dr. Corne Smith BChD; PDD (Aesthetic dentistry) | The Bridge Program

Dr. Corne Smith graduated from the University of Pretoria in 2005. Having had an interest in aesthetic dentistry from the start, Dr Corne gained extensive experience in CAD-CAM and minimally invasive reconstructive techniques, culminating in her completing a post graduate diploma in Aesthetic dentistry through the University of Western Cape, and a 2-year diploma in Orthodontics through McGann Postgraduate School of Dentistry(USA).

Dr. Corne has a keen interest in the business side of dentistry and has grown her own business from a small start-up to successful practice in 6 years; employing 2 associate dentists, and also acquiring an additional practice in 2017. She is an avid reader of business books, and always looks for ways to improve the way we do the business of dentistry.

Being a passionate dentist, Dr Corne has been involved in several dental associations, and now serves on the Executive Committee of the South African Academy of Aesthetic Dentistry (SAAAD). She is also a member of of ITI (International Team on Implantology) and South African Academy of Computerised Dentistry (SAACD). Her clinical interest is focused mainly on the combination of orthodontics and minimally invasive restorative techniques to restore both function and aesthetics in a conservative manner.