Alwyn graduated from the University of Stellenbosch/Western Cape with a B.Ch.D in 2004. He went on to complete a Postgraduate Diploma in Implantology (Cum Laude) in 2007 and his M.Ch.D in Prosthodontics in 2012 at the University of the Western Cape.
In October 2008 he was appointed Registrar in Prosthodontics at the University of the Western Cape, a post he held until 2012 when he went into private practice.
Alwyn has been a member of ITI, APSA and has completed the CEREC advanced course. He is currently a member of the South African Association of Computerised Dentistry and is registered with the Health Professions Council of South Africa.
He has presented at various seminars and case study events over the years.