Boutall, Adams Brunette Tuanton, Dr

Digestive Disease Centre

Dr Adam Boutall is a surgical gastroenterologist and colorectal surgeon based at Groote Schuur and UCT Private Academic hospitals. Dr Boutall is a member of the Digestive Diseases Centre at UCT Private Academic, which allows him to work in a team of medical gastroenterologists, hepato-billiary and upper GI surgeons to provide a complete basket of care to patients with digestive diseases. He undertook a colorectal laparoscopic fellowship at the AMC in Amsterdam in 2012 and is a senior lecturer at the University of Cape Town.


MBChB (Stell) 1998

FCS (SA) 2008

Cert Gastroenterology (Surg) 2011

Current Position

  • Senior Consultant Colo Rectal Unit Groote Schuur Hospital.
  • President elect South African Colo-Rectal Society.
  • Council member South African Gastroenterology Society.

Special interests

  1. Colo-rectal cancer.
  2. Inflammatory bowel disease.
  3. Intestinal failure and complications of surgery.
  4. Complex abdominal wall reconstruction.
  5. Screening colonoscopy and advanced polypectomy.