After graduating from the Central University of Technology Free State as a Pulmonary Clinical Technologist in 2004, and subsequently working as a Clinical Trial Study Coordinator at an International research unit for 2 years, Cecille van Gent registered her Private Practice in 2006.
Cecille van Gent worked as a Private Practitioner under Dr. John O’Brien for 9 years conducting Pulmonary Function tests and Sleep Diagnostics. She had assisted with Bronchoscopies and Clinical Trials. Cecille van Gents experience in Paediatric sleep and sleep studies started in 2013 when she began providing diagnostic services to the Red Cross War Memorial Children’s Hospital.
In 2015, she was contracted as an Independent Clinical Consultant to the Home Ventilation Programme where she advises on respiratory-related breathing disorders and assists with patients requiring Mechanical Ventilation, and the setup of the Medical Ventilators. It was also in this year that Cecille began working with Paediatric Pulmonologist Dr. Fiona Elize Kritzinger, conducting observed, overnight Sleep Diagnostic services.
Cecille van Gent services include Sleep Studies for diagnosing of Sleep Disorders such as Sleep Apnea, CPAP Titrations, Lung Function Tests and overnight SATS monitoring. Services are offered in Cape Town (Southern and Northern Suburbs), in areas such as Durbanville, Panoroma, Milnerton, Constantia etc and extend to areas in Gauteng such as Pretoria and surrounding areas.
Mission: Provide an accurate, concise and comprehensive Clinical service to each patient referred to my practice
Vision: Become the leading Clinical technology practice in the field of paediatric sleep diagnostics in South Africa