The Team

ADMINISTRATION

Natalie is one of our friendly receptionists who is motivated to ensure our patients receive excellent care while undergoing their dental experience.

In her spare time, Natalie enjoys spending time camping rural outback with her husband and three daughters.

PRACTICE MANAGER

Pauline is our friendly practice manager, who is determined to provide a professional clinic that is caring and friendly for all our patients.

In her spare time, Pauline enjoys netball, cooking, reading and scrabble.

CLINICAL SUPPORT

Robynn is one of our experienced assistants who is motivated to ensure our patients receive excellent care while undergoing their dental experience.

In her spare time, Robynn enjoys spending time with her two children, being outdoors and anything fitness related.

CLINICAL SUPPORT

Taneika is one of our experienced assistants who is motivated to ensure our patients receive excellent care while undergoing their dental experience.

In her spare time, Taneika enjoys spending time near the beach, camping and visiting with friends and family interstate.

CLINICAL SUPPORT & ADMIN

Kasey is one of our experienced assistants / receptionists who is motivated to ensure our patients receive excellent care while undergoing their dental experience.

In her spare time, Kasey enjoys cooking, reading and spending quality time with friends and family.

HYGIENIST

Adele is our friendly hygienist who is motivated to ensure our patients receive excellent care while undergoing their hygiene experience.

Adele’s aim is to promote and maintain good oral health in our patients and enjoys educating them on the benefits of looking after their gums and teeth.

In her spare time, Adele enjoys camping with her family, two dogs and riding her horse Bangles.

DENTIST

Dirkie studied dentistry at the University of Pretoria South Africa and graduated in 2005.  After her studies Dirkie did a year in community dentistry before opening her own practice, working as the principal dentist for several years.

In 2012 Dirkie and her family decided to immigrate to Australia. Calling South Australia home, Dirkie started working with the South Australian Dental Service for some time. 2016 Dirkie felt time for change and joined the team at Edwards Dental.

Now Australian Citizens Dirkie, husband Riaan and three young children built a lovely home on acreage just out of Victor Harbor. If there is any time left in the day Dirkie enjoys playing tennis, paddle boarding or just relaxing with a good book.

PRINCIPAL DENTIST

John studied dentistry at Adelaide University, and graduated in 1983. After his studies he worked one day a week at Glenelg, and the balance in Victor Harbor, where he lived.

John’s drive to deliver exciting, best practice dentistry has seen him continue his education to enable him to deliver new, proven technological procedures and techniques that ensure gentle, minimal discomfort, most aesthetic, long lasting treatments.

John’s motto for life and work is:

"If you are going to do something, do it once, do it BEST "

John’s work ethic, compassion, and quality workmanship have earned him the highest, most respected reputation possible in the dental profession.

Outside of work, both John and Pauline have been involved with three decades of community service in Victor Harbor through service club and sporting club memberships, and mentorship.

John and Pauline have 4 adult children, who grew up in Victor Harbor.

John’s hobbies include cooking, gardening and wine making.

18 Victoria St

Victor Harbor, SA 5211

Call (08) 8552 7200

Call us today!

Opening Hours

Mon - Fri: 8:30 - 17:00

Appointment Booking

smile@edwardsdental.au