As an aesthetic dental surgeon and facial aesthetic practitioner, Dr Sheryl Smithies believes that understanding the frame of your face and smile – is the keystone to your personal beauty. Dr Smithies started her professional life at the University of Pretoria where she graduated with a bachelor’s in dental surgery where she helped underprivileged communities in Mkuze as part of the Community Service programme. She then continued to study and learn more about many fields of aesthetic medicine including implant dentistry, cosmetic dentistry, digital dentistry, root treatments and minimally invasive dermatological procedures including botulinum toxin, facial threads and fillers. Her studies have left her skilled and with the ability to treat patients holistically, using minimally invasive techniques, to give them the best smile to enhance their natural beauty. Her excellent bedside manner allows her to connect with each of her patients on both a professional and personal level and her intense dedication to her profession ensures that her patients receive the highest quality care.