Dr Thabit Peck, Specialist Periodontist, Oral Medicine and Dental Implants at N1 City Hospital, Cape Town

Advanced periodontal and dental implant treatment.


59.8% of South Africans suffer from gum (periodontal) disease


98% dental implants success rate with routine professional care and proper home care.



100% of our clients are happy with their smiles after regular periodontal visits.


Welcome to our Practice

Thank you for visiting our practice website. As a specialist periodontal and oral medicine practice, we are geared towards treating a wide spectrum of advanced periodontal, oral medicine and dental implant related conditions. These procedures include a range of services such as non-surgical periodontal therapy, surgical periodontal therapy, periodontal plastic surgery, surgical dental implant placement, advanced bone grafting, sinus grafting procedures, ridge preservation techniques, oral biopsies and many more. In addition, many of the procedures we carry out are done so using conscious sedation and electronic delivered local anaesthesia, thereby ensuring a pleasant experience for those anxious individuals.

Meet the Specialist

BChD, University of the Western Cape | MSc (Dent) Perio, University of the Western Cape | MRD (Perio), Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, Scotland, UK | MChD (Oral Medicine and Periodontics), University of the Western Cape | FDS RCSEd, Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, Scotland, UK | MDTFEd, Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, Scotland, UK PhD candidate (Medical Biosciences)
Dr Thabit Peck is a dual trained specialist in the fields of both Oral Medicine and Periodontics. Having qualified as a general dentist in 2000, he achieved South African Dental Association Medals for top achiever in Oral Medicine and Periodontics, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Restorative Dentistry and Oral Pathology. This was complimented by achieving top award for Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology.

After spending some time refining his clinical skills in private practice in both the Netherlands and South Africa, he entered into the Oral Medicine and Periodontics specialist training program in 2008. In 2010, Dr Peck become the first South African trained periodontist to have successfully completed the specialist MRD examination in Periodontics from the prestigious Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh. This was later complimented by being elected a Fellow of the Royal College in recognition of his clinical achievements. Based on his extensive teaching experience (Human Anatomy, Oral Microbiology, Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology, Oral Medicine and Periodontics) and involvement in academia, in 2017 Dr Peck was elected a member of The Faculty of Dental Trainers of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh (One of less than 200 internationally elected members).

Dr Peck’s training was further enhanced by participating in a number of advanced international courses in Ascot UK (Botox), Ireland (Implantology), Netherlands (Periodontology), Iceland (Implantology), Germany (Bone augmentation), and Italy (Advanced periodontal regeneration). He regularly lectures to general dentists and specialists both in South Africa and abroad and is employed as a consultant specialist at the largest dental school in South Africa. Dr Peck is an examiner for the College of Dentistry of South Africa, co-ordinates the MSc Periodontics program and the Postgraduate Diploma In Implantology at UWC, a journal reviewer for a number of international dental journals, and an accredited speaker for The International Team for Implantology. He has authored more than 20 peer reviewed scientific journal articles, including a book chapter and is a PhD candidate in the field of medical biosciences.

Dr Peck currently carries out complex periodontal and implant surgical therapy using the latest techniques including Platelet Rich Fibrin, Dentin Grafting, Laser soft tissue surgery, CAD Cam implant surgery, in house 3D Printing and 3D Cone Beam Computed Tomography. He works together as part of a multidisciplinary dental specialist group that consists of an Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon, a Prosthodontist and a Periodontist to effect a positive treatment outcome for challenging dental cases.


Below is a list of services that is available at our practice.

Periodontal therapy

A periodontist is a dentist who is specialized

Following are some of the procedures that periodontists use to treat patients diagnosed with a periodontal (gum)disease. A periodontist is a dentist who specializes in the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of periodontal disease.

Periodontal plastic surgery

First impressions are everything!

First impressions are everything! So why not make a good first impression when you meet someone, go on a job interview or a first date by dazzling him or her with your “Hollywood smile.”

Dental implant surgery

Artificial teeth involves surgical procedures.

Placement of dental implants and artificial teeth involves surgical procedures usually done in several stages. The entire process takes three to nine months — sometimes longer.

Bone Grafting

A surgical procedure that replaces missing bone

Bone grafting is a surgical procedure that replaces missing bone in order to repair bone fractures that are extremely complex, pose a significant health risk to the patient, or fail to heal properly.


Office Hours


  • 08:00 - 17:00


  • 08:00 - 17:00


  • 08:00 - 17:00


  • 08:00 - 17:00


  • 08:00 - 17:00


Please feel free to contact us via email or on one of our contact details below and we will contact you as soon as we are available.

  • Room 104 1st Floor
    Medpark 2 Building
    Louwtjie Rothman Street
    Cape Town
  • 021 595 3093
  • 0865428785
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