Comprehensive Dental Services for International Patients - Your Destination for World-Class Dental Care

Exceeding International Standards
in Dental Care for Expats

We understand that seeking dental services in a foreign country can be a significant decision, particularly for ex-pats. We are proud to offer comprehensive and compassionate dental treatments and cosmetic procedures that not only meet but exceed international standards.

With a commitment to providing exceptional care, state-of-the-art equipment, and stringent health and safety protocols, we are your trusted destination for world-class dental services.

Why Choose Us?

Treatment of International Standard

With some of the country’s top dentists serving aclinical directors, our dedicated team of highly qualified dentists and specialists are committed to delivering dental treatments of the highest international standard.

We stay up-to-date with the latest advancements in dental technology and techniques, regularly travelling overseas to receive training and collaborating with specialists whenever necessary to ensure our patients receive the best possible care.

From routine dental procedures to complex treatments, we prioritise compassion, precision, efficacy, and patient satisfaction.

International Standards of Equipment:

We understand the importance of utilising modern, cutting-edge dental equipment and techniques.

Our practice is equipped with state-of-the-art technology, including digital 3D scanners, CBCT digital Full mouth x-rays, digital smile design software, 3D crown milling and design and top-of-the-line magnification.

This advanced equipment enables us to provide accurate diagnoses, efficient treatment, and outstanding results, ensuring that our international patients receive the level of care they expect.

Health and Safety Standards and Sterilisation Protocols

The health and safety of our patients are of utmost importance to us. We strictly adhere to international health and safety standards and follow rigorous sterilisation protocols. With dedicated sterilisation facilities, equipment and personnel, you can have complete peace of mind knowing that your well-being is our top priority.

Practitioners at an International Level

Our co-founders and clinical directors Dr. Corné Smith and Dr. Jean van Lierop are among the top dentists in the country, and they only hire top-tier staff.

Both of our clinical directors regularly lecture around the world, are considered key opinion leaders in various aesthetic & regenerative techniques and serve on the boards of various associations and organisations.

The wider team shares similar accolades and experience.

Our partners and registered associations

Smile Makeovers

Advanced Cosmetic and Reconstructive Dentistry


Preserving as much natural tooth structure as possible is at the core of our philosophy. We believe in maintaining the integrity of your smile by conservatively removing and restoring what has been lost. This conservative approach not only ensures a more natural and aesthetic outcome but also contributes to the overall health and functionality of your teeth.

The level of complexity involved in our transformative procedures sets us apart as one of the few practices in the country capable of undertaking such comprehensive smile makeovers. Our team works meticulously to design personalised treatment plans that address your unique dental needs and aspirations.

From veneers and crowns to dental implants and complete smile restorations, we combine our expertise with careful planning and attention to detail to achieve exceptional results.

Meet Our Team

Meet Dr Corne Smith & Dr Jean Van Lierop

- Clinical Directors

Meet the rest of the team

What our patients say


Hear From One of Our Amazing German Patients

Partnered with the Best

Advanced Aesthetic and Reconstructive dentistry is a team game. While we already have a comprehensive in-house team, full mouth reconstruction often requires high levels of collaboration and a network of experts. We’ve built solid and reliable relationships over 20 years, including relationships with Cape Periodontal Specialists, ensuring you’re always in the best hands.

Dr Emil Langenegger & Corlene Schnetler

- Cape Periodontal Specialists

Cape Periodontal Specialists is a group of periodontal specialists based in Claremont. Through combining years of specialised training and experience, they provide a deeply reliable and efficient service.

Frequently asked questions


Get in Touch

If you have any further questions or concerns regarding dental care in South Africa, our team at Smith & Van Lierop Dental Practice is here to assist you. Contact us to learn more about our services and how we can cater to your specific needs as an international patient.

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