"A single act of kindness
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Dr. Lara Kleyn was born and raised on a farm near the beautiful town of De Rust in the Western cape. She matriculated in Oudtshoorn and went on to study Dentistry at the University of Pretoria where she graduated in 2016. Dr. Kleyn always new she wanted to be a dentist and comes from a family of passionate dentists who inspired her to do the same. Her oldest brother as well as her uncle and two cousins are all dentists. 


She moved to Cape Town in 2018 and started working at the CDE's Willowbridge branch in January 2019.


Since 2021 she has been the primary dentist there and specialises in all aspects of general and cosmetic dentistry as well as implantology. She has done post graduate courses in implantology as well as facial aesthetics and her passion lies in smile makeovers (which includes Veneers, crowns etc) as well as implant procedures (including the placement and restoration of implants).


She is also equipped to do other surgical procedures as well as laser dentistry. Dr. Kleyn's warm and down to earth nature, passion for her work and skillful hands make the dental experience with her one to remember. 


She is happily married with her civil engineer husband Jurgen and lives with him and their golden retriever, Joey, in Durbanville. She is a coffee and wine lover and in her spare time she loves to cook, travel and explore new places with her husband and Joey and spend time with family and friends.