Nicoline Potgieter

Senior lecturer: University of the Western Cape, South Africa, President: Paedodontic Society South Africa

Nicoline Potgieter qualified as a dentist in 2009. She completed her postgraduate diploma in Endodontics at the University of Pretoria and postgraduate diploma in Paedodontics at the University of Western Cape. Dr. Potgieter completed her Master’s degree, devoting her time to developing a more economic and aesthetically pleasing single tooth space maintainer. Dr. Potgieter has a passion for teaching and training in paediatric dentistry with a special clinical interest in paedo-endo and behaviour management.

Dr Potgieter was head of the division of Paedodontics at the University of Pretoria for 6 years and recently relocated to the University of Western Cape as a senior lecturer.

She is the President of the Paedodontic Society of South Africa and has presented lectures at many conferences and dental meetings.