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Our multidisciplinary diabetes care team consists of the following members:

At our address at the @Health Medical Centre, Suites 2 and 6:

  • Elize Oosthuizen, our receptionist;
  • Marlene Swarts, our administrative assistant, who deals with all CDE administration as well as medical aid and account queries;
  • Rona van Tonder, our practice manager and diabetic educator/coach;
  • Doctor Christel Olivier, GP Diabetologist;
  • Doctor Dan Jackson, GP Diabetologist;
  • Helen Robins, Podiatrist, who manages the foot clinic twice a month by appointment. The clinic is held for the examination and treatment of patients’ feet as well as for foot care education.
  • Our practice offers a fully equipped treatment room in Suite 6, with an attending medical doctor, for the treatment and management of acute complications.
  • We are also equipped to perform resting, as well as exercise ECG’s to screen for cardiovascular complications.

The Practitioners and Experts that the patients are referred to for treatment, as well as highly specialised screening, care and education are the following:
In the @Health Medical Centre:

Dieticians:

  • Monique Bailey & Associates: Suite 7. Tel: 012 644 1003

Ophthalmologists:

  • Doctor Eben Laubscher: Suite 15. Tel: 012 644 0688/7
  • Doctor Danie du Toit: Suite 15. Tel: 012 664 6022
  • Doctor Pieter Oosthuizen: Suite 15. Tel: 012 664 5069

(This is a satellite clinic of the Pretoria Eye Hospital: www.eyeinstitute.co.za)

Optometrists:

  • Amadia van Heerden: Tel: 012 644 1434.

Psychologists:

  • Annelies Cramer and Doctor Annalie Pauw, Clinical Psychologists: Suite 5B – Special field of interest: Post-traumatic stress and the psychological evaluation of the seriously ill patient. Tel: 012 644 1248 (Cramer) and 012 664 6615 (Pauw).

General Practitioners:

  • A five-member General Practitioner practice at @Health, Suite 1. Tel: 012 664 0617.

Pathology:

  • Ampath Pathology collection depot, Suite 3. Tel: 012 644 0301.

Biokineticist:

  • Zelda Lamprecht, biokineticist, is available at Diabetes Care Centurion on Tuesday mornings for ECG and biokinetic evaluations. She is also available at her practice at 32 Ermelo street, Wierdapark, Centurion and Medwell SA, 244 Jean Avenue, Die Hoewes, Centurion. For more information, please contact her: 083 504 3552.

Experts not situated at the @Health Medical Centre:

  • Life Wilgers Hospital Foot Clinic, Suite 1. A team, under podiatrist Helen Robins, examine patients’ feet and educate them in the care and treatment of high risk/diseased diabetic feet.
  • Doctor Lynne Tudhope and doctor Konrad Botes, both Vascular Surgeons, are associated with this clinic.

Dr Tudhope: Montana Hospital Tel: 012 548 9499 and Wilgers Hospital Tel: 012 807 5510.
Dr Botes: Wilgers Hospital Tel: 012 807 0514.

  • Centurion Eye Hospital, where doctor Eugene Meyer and his team of ophthalmologists examine, treat and operate on patients’ eyes. The hospital is adjacent to Netcare Unitas Hospital. Tel: 012 644 5000.