Jurgens Grové

Jurgens is the founder and owner of 12 Smile and has completed his dental degree in 1980 and postgraduate studies in 1987 and 1995 at the University of Pretoria. He has also completed the International course in Functional and Orthopaedic Orthodontics. He is married to Agneta and they have three daughters.

He has a passion for cosmetic dentistry and when he isn't sculpting beautiful teeth, he likes to keep himself busy with ceramic sculptures and does sport, including ultra marathon running, squash, tennis, scuba, hiking and goes to gym.

Apart from years of experience in the private practice, he has been a Dental Manager for a big Health Group and served as the principal dentist (Director) of the Fourways practice at the Intercare group. He has given lectures at Dental Congresses and has mastered CAD CAM in CEREC 1, CEREC 2 CEREC 3 and 3D as well as Blue Ray (One of few globally)

He keeps up with the latest trends in dentistry and has attended courses in Orthodontics, Implantology and Cosmetic and Aesthetic dentistry.

Martinette Engelbrecht

Martinette completed her dental studies at the University of Pretoria in 2008, and has received a post graduate diploma in Implantology at the University of Pretoria.

She has a keen interest in especially Aesthetic dentistry, Smile makeovers, as well as Implant dentistry. She enjoys the use of innovative technology that is available at the practice, such as Cerec and E4D for one day makeovers, and 3D X-rays to plan implant cases.

Her motivation to choose dentistry as a career was to make a difference in people’s lives, to apply her dexterity and technical skills and to work in an environment that is constantly developing in all respects.

In her spare time she enjoys the outdoors and a wide variety of sports. She enjoys running, swimming and cycling and therefore takes part in a number of different races as well as triathlons such as Ironman70.3. She also likes to socialise with friends and family.

Remie Naidu

Remie finished her studies at the University of the Witwatersrand in 1988 and has since enriched herself with 26 years of experience in dentistry. She has been involved with private practices in Sandton and Rivonia.

She is married and a busy mother of 3 sons.

Her field of particular interest in dentistry is smile makeovers. She keeps up to date by attending courses in dentistry and has mastered CAD CAM on both CEREC and E4D applications (one of only a few globally)

For relaxation she reads and loves dancing and traveling.

William Mosia

Get to know the person responsible for making you feel most welcome at 12Smile. William is the Concierge at 12Smile and the studies in English and Computing that he completed in 2007 at the Jeppe College enable him to fill in at reception with ease. He also takes responsibility for dental laboratory work and is a handyman of note.

William has a daughter and is passionate about soccer and golf.

Christa de Beer (du Plessis)

Christa completed her diploma in Oral Hygiene at the University of Pretoria in 1982 and has been working as an Oral Hygienist in private practice for the past 30 years. She has been involved with Jurgens Grové in dental practices for the last 18 years and is involved with the 12Smile concept.

She is married to Wayne and has a son. She is also the very proud grandmother of her grandson and newest addition of granddaughter!

In the dental field her passion lies with people but especially the elderly and children. Due to her compassion for dental fear and phobias, she has the ability to deal with scared patients as well as getting children ready for chair treatment. She loves the cosmetic and aesthetic aspects of dentistry.

Christa loves photography, bush getaways and getting dirty in her garden, she is also a serious scrap booker.

Josephine Masina

Josephine has the huge responsibility to keep the infection control and sterilization standards at the highest level. We know that you as the patient deserve the best level of infection control when you visit 12Smile. She recently received a certificate in sterilization and infection control. She is also the friendly face that manages our housekeeping in order to create a comfortable and safe working environment for all of us.

Josephine is married and is the proud mother of a son and daughter.

Leonie Lambrecht

Leonie's career as a chair side assistant is complemented by her qualification and experience in nursing. Her ability to make a patient comfortable and relaxed is admirable. She has a particular interest in CAD CAM technology and does CEREC (Technology used at 12Smile) training. She has 18 years of valuable experience in the field . She was also the 1st person in South Africa and 26th globally who managed to complete the chair side Designers Diploma for E4D CAD CAM.

She is married to Leon and they have 3 sons. Leonie has 2 lovely grandchildren. For relaxation Leonie loves reading , sewing and spending time with her family and friends - preferably with a nice cup of tea or a good red wine.

Louise Smith

Louise has enriched the 12 Smile team early in 2011 with her 18 years of experience in the dental fraternity as the 12 Smile Practice Manager. She has done a Pastel Accounting course at Damelin and is a hands-on trained Dental Assistant.

Her mission and aim is mobilising and maintaining service excellence to our patients and keeping patients well informed and advised.

For recreation Louise and her husband, Renier love the outdoors and spending time with their dog, Max.

Adele Monaheng

Adele completed a Dental Assistance course at the Oxbridge Academy, Cape Town in 1991. Since then she has gathered 23 years of valuable experience as a Dental Assistant.

She has a passion for working with children in the surgery and Adele and her husband are blessed with two daughters, Tsegofatso and Mamanjane.

In her free time she loves listening to Gospel music and is also actively involved with charity at her church.