COVID-19: Please note that we are fully operational and open. We take all prescribed measures (and much more...) to protect staff and patients. Due to the nature of our practice, we do not see any ill people and we screen all people entering the building and sanitise the whole building frequently and each consultation room between patients and limit the number of appointments to minimise the number of people in the building.We will remain available during ALL periods or levels of lockdown. Please email us for more information.  Visit for more information regarding COVID-19.

Dr Linda van Deventer - Dermatologist / Skin Specialist 

Welcome to the practice of Dr Linda van Deventer

Dr Van Deventer trained as Medical Practitioner at Stellenbosch University and then completed her Master's degree in Critical Medicine at the University of the Free State. She then completed her specialist training in Dermatology (Stellenbosch) and obtained her Master's degree in Dermatology (M.Med).  Her first research on Vitamin D levels in patients with non-melanoma skin cancer was published in the International Journal of Dermatology. She since then published in numerous international journals and also peer review the work of other researchers before publication for various international journals.

She also successfully fulfilled all requirements to qualify as a Fellow of the College of Dermatologists (South Africa). She since completed post-graduate training in Cosmetic Dermatology, Skin Cancer Management, Mole Mapping, Skin Surgery and much more. She has a special interest in general dermatology, skin cancers, and rare skin disorders.

Dr Van Deventer regularly attends and gives presentations at dermatology training seminars and congresses to ensure that she stays informed of the latest research regarding skin conditions. She always strives to offer patients the best solution for their skin problems.

Services rendered include General, Medical and Surgical Dermatology.  Patients of all ages are welcome.

Contact us to make an appointment

Please click on the condition below for more information regarding moles and skin cancer, acne, hair loss and eczema.


"Dr Linda is very thorough and knowledgeable - our whole family and all our friends are patients." -- Van Wyk Family, Durbanville

"This doctor literally saved my life when sy diagnosed my MELANOMA, when I visited her for another skin condition." -- Harry, Belville

"Puik dokter! My pigmentasie is baie beter en my aknee is weg vir die eerste keer in jare. Selfs die aknee littenkens uit my tienerdae is beter." -- Karin, Welgemoed

"Third dermatologist I visit. First to diagnose and treat me correctly the first time. I am seeing great results. THANK YOU!" -- Peter, Kenridge

"Lieflike mens. Uitstekende dokter. Mens voel sommer al klaar beter as mens uitstap en boonop sien ek fantastiese resultate met die behandeling" -- Lizaan, Bellville

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Dr Linda van Deventer: MediLIfe, Palm Grove Centre, Cnr Main & Church, Durbanville, 021 9758879