Name: Meriting Gladys Thokoane
Country: South Africa
Phone: 0027 114884882
Bachelor of Dental Sciences (BDS) from the University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg South Africa
Masters in Prosthodontics (MDent) with special interest in Maxillofacial Rehabilitation at University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg South Africa
Part-time member of staff in the Department of Paeds and Restorative, student clinical supervision.
Appointed full-time member of staff in Paeds and Restorative. Lectured to students in restorative clinical sessions and co-ordinated the techniques course for first year students
2004-2009Joined the Department of Prosthodontics as a member of the maxillofacial prosthetics division. Provided treatment for patients with head and neck defects; and was responsible for co-ordinating patient intake from ENT (head & neck clinic). Supervised fixed and removable prosthodontics clinical sessions, co-ordinated the fixed prosthodontics techniques course, and involved in developing a teaching aid (the iBook) for this course. Was introduced and trained in CAD/CAM (Cerec) dentistry.
Appointed as a Registrar in the department of Prosthodontics to study.
2014 – present
Appointed as consultant/specialist prosthodontist in the department of Oral rehabilitation at the University of the Witwatersrand