Greenfields Vet

Contact Information:

043 7363681 (tel)
043 7363543 (fax)

Physical Address:

41 Jan Smuts Ave
East London
South Africa


Visiting Hours:
Monday to Friday

07h30 - 12h00 &
15h00 - 18h00
(by appointment)
Reception open all day


08h30 - 11h00
(by appointment)

Public Holidays and After hours

Vet on call

Kidd's Beach Vet

Contact Information:

043 7811019 (tel)



By appointment only

Since our origin in 2005 we have built a team of dedicated, professional and caring staff members, responsible for delivering the high level of patient care and service that our valued clients deserve.

Dr Pierre Hensburg

BSc (Rhodes), BVSc (Pretoria)     

Born and schooled in East London, Dr Hensburg qualified from Onderstepoort in 1995 and has more than nineteen years’ experience in small animal practice (four of which were gained managing a busy small animal practice in NW London). After returning to South Africa he worked as a locum vet for two years and then opened Greenfields Vet in 2005.
Dr Hensburg heads the practice, giving tirelessly of his time and expertise to ensure the best care for his patients. He is married to Dr Loretta Ferrucci, prominent East London Homeopath and Human Behavioural Specialist who has her practice in Vincent.
 Dr Hensburg is also a member of the South African Veterinary Council and the South African Veterinary Association. He has a daughter and four dogs.

Dr Tarryn Newby

BVSc (Pretoria)

Born in Cape Town and schooled in Pretoria, Dr Newby qualified from Onderstepoort in 2013. She joined our team shortly thereafter and has made a significant impression on our clients through her friendly, caring and compassionate approach to our patients’ wellbeing.  

Dr Newby complements our practice with her experience and cutting-edge knowledge. Dr Newby is also a member of the South African Veterinary Council and the South African Veterinary Association. She has three dogs and three cats.


Our compassionate and efficient hospital assistants and hydrotherapists are Jaydene and Noeline.

Jaydene Ralph

Jaydene has been with Greenfields Vet since 2012. Jaydene has a young son.

Noeline de Lacy

Noeline has been with Greenfields Vet since 2012 and has a son and a daughter and three dogs.








Nicky Bessinger

Nicky is our business development strategist, managing our practice.  She has been with Greenfields Vet since 2005 and has three cats. Her thorough and professional attitude ensures the smooth running of our practice.




Our warm and welcoming Client Care Consultants are Carly and Teneil, who are well trained in pet care advice and product sales, and deal with phone calls, appointments and reminders.

Carly Viljoen

Carly has been with Greenfields Vet since 2007 and has a son, two cats and two dogs.

Teneil Verschuur

Teneil has been with Greenfields Vet since 2014. She has a dog and a cat.








Bianca Stanford

Bianca started at Greenfields Vet in 2009 and is our grooming parlour stylist. She is also trained to assist in the hospital and with surgical procedures. She has a cat and a dog.

Michael Maqosha

Our kennel assistant, Michael, has been with us since 2014.

All our staff make a special effort to ensure a warm, friendly atmosphere of re-assurance for our clients and their pets.