Before specialising in Dermatology, Izolda obtained a Diploma in Anaesthetics and BSc Hons in Nuclear Medicine (Stellenbosch University)
M.Med (Dermatology) University of Stellenbosch, South Africa, 1997
Hons.B.Sc. (Nuclear Medicine) University of Stellenbosch, South Africa, 1991
Diploma in Anaesthesiology South African College of Medicine, South Africa, 1987
M.B.,Ch.B. University of Stellenbosch, South Africa, 1978
Teachers’ Licentiate Diploma Piano University of South Africa, 1977
Performers’ Licentiate Diploma Piano Royal Schools of Music, London, 1977
Performers’ Diploma Licentiate Chamber Music University of South Africa, 200
Izolda is a director and co-founder of the Cape Town Cosmetic Dermatology Centre and is currently in full-time private practice.
Due to her passion for teaching, she holds an Honorary Consultant’s position in Aesthetics at Stellenbosch University, where she pioneered formal aesthetic training for Dermatologists.
Over the past 3 years, she instituted the Short Course in Cosmetic Dermatology (SCCD) for qualified Dermatologists as well as the Dermatology Aesthetic Review Meetings (DARM), which have now evolved to include multiple fraternities at national meetings.
She has also instituted formal registrar training (RATS) for the registrars of both Cape Town and Stellenbosch Universities, an initiative that is to extend to the University of KwaZulu-Natal as of 2017.
Memberships | Leadership
Director: Cape Town Cosmetic Dermatology Centre
Honorary Consultant (Aesthetics), Division of Dermatology, Department of Medicine,
Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Stellenbosch University
President of the South African Society of Dermatologic Surgery
Founding member of the African Women’s Dermatological Society
South African representative of the International Allergan Medical Aesthetics Academy
Key Opinion leader for L’Oreal/SkinCeuticals/La Roche Posay