UCT Private Academic Hospital
UCT Private Academic Hospital

+27 (0)21 442 1800


Bonnici Francois, Prof

Bonnici Francois, Prof

Bonnici Francois, Prof

Diabetes / CDE Insulin Pump Centre (Children & Adults)

Prof François Bonnici is the former Head of the UCT Faculty of Health Sciences Endocrinology & Diabetes Units in both Child Health and Adult Medicine, and past Vice-President of the International Diabetes Federation. His UCTPAH practice is a CDE certified “Centre of Excellence”.

Under the expert educational supervision of Diabetes Nurse Anke Diedericks, individuals of all ages and their families receive comprehensive, personalised and compassionate diabetes care of international standards.


Basic medical and specialisation degrees from the University of Cape Town and the SA College of Medicine & post-graduate training in Paris, France.

Professional membership 

  • HPCSA Memb No 0097020
  • WHO Expert Panel on Diabetes
  • WorldWIDE Initiative on Diabetes Education
  • Centre of Excellence in Diabetes (CDE)

Speciality / Special interests

  • Growth, Puberty and Thyroid Disorders
  • Type 1 & 2 diabetes
  • Therapeutic Education by Diabetes Nurse Specialist
  • Insulin pump management

Tel. Office: 021 442 9219 / after hours: 082 492 7667