Dr Chris van Ryswyk
Dentist – BChD
Chris commenced his studies towards his degree in dentistry at the University of Stellenbosch and graduated in 2007. He served in South Africa for one year in the rural public service prior to relocating to Torquay with his wife in 2008.
Chris practiced in public based clinics and theatres in Geelong and Colac as a dentist since January 2009. He gained his Australian Dental Council certificate in 2010 and immediately entered private practice which lead to him founding and opening Surfside Dental in 2013.
Chris is at home in the clinical setting and practices in all scopes of general dentistry. He has a special interest in restorative implant dentistry and has completed multiple extended courses in this field, in addition to training in Snoring- and Sleep-appliance therapy, Endodontics and Cosmetic dentistry.
Outside of the doors of Surfside Dental, Chris has a very active family life with three young boys. You will normally find the van Ryswyk-family mountain biking around the local trails.