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First Aid and Safety Training

Obtain training on child safety, and basic first aid and CPR for babies, children and adults. Knowing how to deal with emergencies can save lives. This training is a must for parents, grandparents, family members and caregivers. Be sure that you are prepared.

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Virtual Care

This service allows our clients to have a real-time online consultation with a general practitioner during a normal clinic consultation.  It is affordable and saves time, enabling you to obtain a prescription, referral letter or sick note without further delay.

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Postnatal Classes

If you have a new baby, our Postnatal Classes is something you don’t want to miss! Interesting topics are presented by expert speakers. Meet other moms, get support and weigh baby weekly. Best of all – it won’t break your budget!

Latest Articles

Deworming – do you know what you need to know?

The idea of a human being having worms is not a glamorous thought.  And this is one topic where gaining more knowledge will simply increase the ick-factor. Unfortunately worm infestations are extremely common, especially amongst children. Research estimates that more than 3,5 billion people suffer from worm infestation worldwide, of which around 450 million experience
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What is the difference between government and private vaccines?

Many parents are concerned as they have heard that there are two different vaccination programmes and they don’t know which one to opt for. The good news is that this not really the case. All children in South Africa are immunised according to the government’s vaccination program. In addition to this there are extra vaccines
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7 Additional conditions that can be prevented through vaccination in South Africa

South Africa’s immunisation programme already saves thousands of lives. We are blessed to have an immunisation programme (EPI) that is funded by our Department of Health, as this is not the case in all countries. But did you know that apart from the diseases on our EPI there are 7 additional diseases that can be
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Meet Our Clinic Sisters

Kristel Steyn-Battheu

Kristel is the founder and heart of the practice and manages business matters. She also drives our recycling and environmental initiatives.

Christine Klynhans

Christine is a lactation consultant and manages our Breast Pump Demo Centre, Mom’s Mornings, Antenatal Class and Blog.

Marissa Lourens

Marissa has experience in primary health care and can examine and advice on minor healthcare problems. She heads our Virtual Care service.

Adri van der Spuy

Adri has years of experience working with mothers and babies. She is loved by our clients for her good sense of humour and positive outlook on life.

Our Values

  • Gentle Parenting

    We believe that raising children with love and compassion has the power to change the future of mankind. We support gentle parenting methods. We aim to help parents find solutions to problems that suits their child’s individual needs, rather than forcing families into the (often harsh) methods our society favours.

  • Information and Consent

    No one cares more for your baby than you do; therefore you should be the person making decisions on his/her care. We focus on providing education on various topics in our consultations and courses. We also have various resources available including our famous Early Childhood Feeding Guide, email hand-outs and our blog.

  • Support and Compassion

    We know that although you love your children very much, parenting can also be extremely challenging at times. We provide non-judgemental support in our consultations and are always available for telephonic advice, or simply a hug when needed.

  • Social and Environmental Responsibility

    Our practice provides free care to Abba Baby House, a community organisation providing a place of safety and care to babies and small children who cannot remain with their families for various reasons. We also have various environmental and recycling initiatives, including our Ecobrick drive which aims to keep tons of plastics out of our environment.

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Our Partners

Book an Appointment

Our service that allows online bookings is currently under construction. Until then, please call (012) 329 1301 for telephonic assistance.