UCT Private Academic Hospital
UCT Private Academic Hospital

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Klopper Juan, Dr

Klopper Juan, Dr

Klopper Juan, Dr

UP MMed(Surg)(UFS)Cum Laude

I qualified as a surgeon in June 2002 from the University of the Free State after completing undergraduate medical training at the University of Pretoria in 1993.

Thereafter commenced private practice as a surgeon in Johannesburg in 2002 and returned to Academia in 2010.

Currently serving as the Head of the Acute Care Surgery Unit at Groote Schuur Hospital. (GSH).  This unit was established four years ago and manages all emergency surgical admission to GSH.

My main personal interests lie in the management of patients presenting with urgent surgical pathology, as well as surgical education.


International open education consortium individual educator of the year 2014.

Tel. 021 442 1816 / 1966