Our group is committed to providing the highest quality professional and ethical care to all patients through integration of comprehensive education and exceptional musculoskeletal research.
I enjoy music and hunting.
Qualifications and experience
- Bones, Joints and Muscles, Bones, Joints and Muscles - Back Pain, Bones, Joints and Muscles - Fractures, Bones, Joints and Muscles - Neck Disorders and Injuries, Bones, Joints and Muscles - Spine Injuries, Orthopedic Surgery of the Spine, Orthopedics, Spinal Deformity, Surgery
- Languages spoken
Pretoria Academic Hospital (University of Pretoria) (1993)
University of Pretoria (1993)
1 Military Hospital Voortrekkerhoogte (1987)
1 Military Hospital Pretoria (1985)
Vereeniging and Sebokeng Hospitals (Kopanong Hospital) (1985)
University of the Orange Free State (1984)
University of the Orange Free State (1980)
- Clinical interest for patients
I specialize in the treatment of most spinal diseases in adults. I am particularly interested in complex spinal surgery, adult deformity and scoliosis.
- Volunteer activities
I am committed to the education of future medical professionals. I am very active in mentorship of medical students, orthopaedic surgery residents and spine fellows at the University of Colorado School of Medicine, as well as providing them many research opportunities. I also serve on the parent council at the University of Denver.