Radiokop Animal Clinic

Our Staff

Have you ever wondered about the different people that are involved in caring for your pets? We do our best to empower the staff to carry out their functions and responsibilities for the best health of your pet.

Veterinarians

Dr Colin van Rensburg

Dr. Colin van Rensburg

Qualification: BVSc

Dr. Colin took over a fledgling Practice in October 1997 in the Honey Junction Shopping Centre alongside Pick-n-Pay. With the help of dedicated, loyal staff & a superb friendly clientele, Radiokop Animal Clinic is where it is today. He is on the Committee of the JHB Branch of the SAVA & is organiser of the biannual Kennel Staff Soccer Day. Dr Colin is married to Mandy & they have a son, Chezre` & a daughter, Kelsey. Dr Colin is a Mad Dad! 

Dr Philip Stapelberg

Dr. Philip Stapelberg

Qualification:  BVSc

Dr. Philip is one of the partners in our practice. He joined Radiokop Animal Clinic in 2008. He spent 15 years of his life travelling to various corners of the world seeking exotic animals and birds to observe and photograph, in-between practicing as a full-time vet. He is passionate about internal medicine of small animals, exotic animal medicine and surgery. He has gained valuable experience over the last 20 years in these fields, both in South Africa and the United Kingdom. He compliments our team with his broad knowledge base and expertise. Dr Philip is married with two children.

Dr Colin van Rensburg

Dr. Wilhelm Knobel

Qualification: BVSc

Dr Wilhelm is one of the partners in our Practice. He Joined Radiokop Animal Clinic in 2016. Dr Wilhelm spent many years honing his trade in the United Kingdom, and recently returned to South Africa, and was practising in the Free State. He thoroughly enjoys outside activities and can be found cycling in and around Johannesburg. He has a keen interest in orthopaedic surgery. His years of experience are a great compliment to our team. Dr Wilhelm is married with two children. 

Dr Debbie Berry

Dr. Caitlyn Dewey 

Qualification: BVSc

Dr Caitlyn joined us in 2015. She is very energetic and compassionate, she is eager to assist at all times. Dr Caitlyn has an interest in surgery and exotic animals. She enjoys wildlife photography and camping holidays.

Dr Jeanne Visser

Dr Robyn Moll 

Qualification: BVSc

Robyn is the newest member of our team. She qualified in 2015, before spending a year completing Community Service in a rural village of the Eastern Cape. She then moved back to Johannesburg to join our team in January 2017. She is passionate about caring for your pets, and enjoys both Small Animals and Exotics. Enjoys taking her dogs for walks, and does ballroom dancing in her free time. She looks to assisting you and your animal companions.

 

Kennel Staff

Tafewa

Ras Tafewa

Tafewa has been with the Practice since Day 1. He is a dedicated Rastafarian with values & loyalty that outshine most. He puts much into little & he leaves a lasting impression on clients & staff alike. He is a Morocco Swallows supporter.

Liswe

Lizwi Mtshiyo

Lizwi joined the team in September 2010. He is ever smiling, & ever dedicated to the job on hand, always keen to learn from anyone who gives him the time of day and he is a Kaizer Chiefs supporter.

 

Rodney

Stanley Ramapala

Stanley joined our team in January 2016. He is always ready to help with a smile. Stanley joined us with prior experience and has been a compliment to the staff in our Practice. He has a great sense of humour and work ethic.

 

Nathi

Nathi Mpungose

Nathi also joined us in 2013. He is very eager to learn all that he can and is very soft and gentle with the pets. He supports Orlando Pirates.

 

Receptionists

Cherise Klein

Cherise Klein

Cherise Klein has been receptionist since 2000 & is the most suitable person to handle the afternoon madness & rush. She shows an enormous capacity for compassion especially to the old & infirm patients that come in. Cherise is married to Eric and they have a gorgeous daughter Laura born in 2013.

Marileze Francis

Jessica Du Preez

Jessica joined our team in April 2015. She has a very bubbly personality and is compassionate. She has a great sense of humour. Jessica has a strong passion for all animals, and is always there to assist you with both your animal companions, and lost souls that are brought in to us for help. Jessica enjoys horse riding and bowling.

 

Michael Prinsloo

Lisa Higgs

Lisa joined us in May 2016. She has a very kind and gentle approach toward both you, and your animal companions. She is dedicated to her work and is compassionate in all her interactions. She is always eager to assist in anything asked of her. She looks forward to greeting you upon your visit to our Practice.

 

Admin Staff

Michael Prinsloo

Michael Prinsloo

Michael joined the team in April 2013. He was appointed as manager in April 2015, and is the general go-to-guy for a range of challenges that are presented within the Practice. He has a passion for the outdoors, and can be found riding his motorbike every day. He is ready to help at every opportunity.

 

Euriah

Euriah Mdawe

Euriah ensures that the clinic is kept neat and tidy and is always ready to help with a smile.