Dr Nicolette Rivera graduated from the University of Cape Town in 2004. She completed her internship and community service in Gauteng. After that she worked in Primary Healthcare in the UK, and then Infectious Diseases and Medical Microbiology at Groote Schuur Hospital.
Nicolette started in General Practice in 2012. She worked in a group practice for 6 years, and then locumed at various well known practices, while having time to care for her two young children. She enjoys seeing patients of all ages, but has a special interest in women and children’s health, travel medicine and infectious diseases. Nicolette believes that good healthcare should always include both an understanding of the patient’s life and experience, and a thorough explanation of the cause and treatment of any disease.
This Capetonian Doctor started his education path at Rondebosch Boys School and completed his tertiary studies at University of Cape Town. He gained plenty of post-graduate experience while working at Edendale Hospital, running a 24-bed hospital during his Military service, and working in the United Kingdom thereafter. For the last three years, Dr Caldis has specialised in a Concierge Medical Practice-catering to the hospitality industry. His love of meeting people, compassion, calm and gentle approach puts his patients at ease and helps them on their road to recovery. His two philosophies of life are “Pan Metron Ariston” – Ancient Greek for “Everything in Moderation”, and the other is “Life is a Gift” describe his empathetic approach to medicine and the wellbeing of all whom he cares for.