Dr Vusi Machobane completed his MBCHB at the Medical University of Southern Africa (Medunsa) in 1998 and finished his residency in Anaesthesiology at George Mukhari Academic hospital in 2004. Included in his speciality is an Addiction Medicine practitioner and a member of the South African Addiction Medicine Society. He is an anaesthetist in private practice with special interest in the physiology and pharmacology of addictive drugs especially opioids and benzodiazepines and pain management of the patient with an addictive personality. He is passionate about addiction and all its aspects, not just the clinical neurobiological but also the psychosocial therapeutic elements. Vusi joined the team at CHANGES as soon as it was registered and offers a deep insight into all aspects of the Bio-Psycho-Social model practiced at CHANGES. He is an integral part ofour Medical and Care Team!