About Dr André van Schalkwyk
Dr. van Schalkwyk has built a sterling practice, with a large, highly satisfied patient base, over more than 20 years of practicing in Nelspruit. His services have benefitted thousands of patients over the years, not only from South Africa but also from neighbouring Mozambique and Swaziland. His Mozambican patients simply refer to him as Dr. Andre.
Dr. van Schalkwyk graduated from the University of Pretoria in 1992 as a specialist Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon. He is a full member of the Association of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons of South Africa, an association that recognizes highly skilled and qualified plastic surgeons. He is also a member of the International Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ISAPS) and is registered with the Health Professionals Council of South Africa as a Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon.
Dr. van Schalkwyk’s highly successful practice can be attributed to his full commitment to his patients. His goal is to have highly satisfied patients, a process that starts the moment you step into his office.
“consultation for me is about open and honest communication with my patients, striving to meet their expectations but at the same time keeping them realistic”
With safety and realistic expectations being paramount to this experienced surgeon, he will not hesitate to explain if necessary, when an operation ought not to be undertaken.