UCT Private Academic Hospital
UCT Private Academic Hospital

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Cupido Blanche, Dr

Cupido Blanche, Dr

Cupido Blanche, Dr

Dr Blanche Cupido is a consultant cardiologist with a special interest in congenital heart disease, cardiac imaging, valvular heart disease.

She graduated from UCT in 2001 and spent 2 years in Kwazulu Natal, completing her internship and community service. After working in the UK for a year, she returned to Groote Schuur Hospital to complete her physician training in 2009 and her cardiology training in 2013. In 2016, she spent a year doing a post-graduate fellowship in Adult Congenital Heart Disease in Leeds, UK. In 2017, she also completed a certificate in advance heart failure management from the University of Zurich and the European Cardiac Academy.


MB ChB, FCP (SA), Cert.Cardio. (SA), MPhil (UCT)

Professional Membership:

  • Health Professions Council of South Africa
  • South African Heart Association
  • European Society of Cardiology (EACVI and HFA Special interest groups)
  • British Cardiac Society

Speciality / Special Interests:

  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Cardiac imaging
  • Valvular heart disease
  • Heart disease in women
  • General Cardiology

Tel. 021 442 1816/1966