Partners - Medical Tourism SA

Dr Nelson Fernandes
Dr Nelson Fernandes is a Prosthodontist fluent in English and Portuguese.
A prosthodontist is a diagnostic and treatment-planning expert dealing with complex dental issues including: full mouth reconstructions, cosmetic dentistry, implant restorations, endodontic (root canal) therapy, and complete smile makeovers.
Dr Fernandes is a scientific author, having published 9 research papers in local and international peer-reviewed journals. On patient consultation and examination, he is able to provide the most current scientifically-based specialised dentistry advice. Optimal facial esthetics and dental function can be restored with state-of-the-art ceramic (metal-free) restorations, thus enhancing patients’ smiles and overall confidence.
Teeth are often stained by habits (smoking, poor oral hygiene), or dietary factors (coffee, tea, red wine). With a single appointment anyone can have a whiter, brighter, fresher smile via in-chair tooth whitening which is available at our practice.
Dr Nelson Fernandes is based in Pretoria.



Dr. Gideon Maresky
Reconstructive and cosmetic Breast surgery, Rhinoplasty
Dr. Maresky blends old school professionalism with cutting edge Plastic Surgery techniques obtained from world-class training institutions including Harvard in the USA. He has a reputation for being down to earth and approachable. His manner towards patients and fellow employees is warm, friendly and understanding, allowing him to develop a consultation style that is both highly professional with a personal touch.



Dr . JJ Serfontein
At our dental studio in Kloof Street, Cape Town, we utilize the most current range of therapies available. In fact, our patients have come to expect only the best the global dentistry environment has to offer, and our intent is to provide just that with world class care and attention to each patient. We offer Cosmetic Dentistry, Reconstructive Dentistry and General Dentistry of the very highest standards
Based in Cape Town



The Headache Clinic
Multidisciplinary Team
The Headache Clinic is the most successful migraine and headache treatment clinic in the world, accurately diagnosing and treating the underlying causes of migraine.

First you will undergo a comprehensive diagnosis, different from other specialists, that actually determines which physical structures are causing your pain. With this accurate diagnosis, we can then effectively prescribe the appropriate non-drug treatment, that achieves permanent results in the majority of our patients.

Through constant research and innovation, Dr Shevel and his specialist team are at the forefront of medical innovations in this field, providing non-drug, permanent treatment to restore quality of life for headache and migraine sufferers from all over the world. Our treatment often results in many patients spontaneously ceasing dependencies on chronic pain medications and anti-depressants.

The Headache Clinic achieve excellent results with the following conditions:

  • Migraine
  • Hemiplegic migraine
  • Tension headache
  • Cluster headache
  • Myofascial pain
  • Trigeminal neuralgia
  • Headache related depression
  • Medication overuse headache

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Dr Michael Djan
Dr Michael Djan is a specialist Ophthalmic surgeon based in the heart of Cape Town’s Southern Suburbs at the new Melomed Private Hospital. The practice is galvanised with state-of-the-art equipment and prides itself on providing superb care to all prospective patients. He specializes in Cataract surgery , Corneal transplant surgery, Botox & Aestheics and minor Oculo-plastic surgery, Glaucoma surgery, Squint surgery, Pterygium surgery as well as the medical management of a spectrum of ophthalmic conditions including AMD (age-related macula degeneration), Diabetes, Dry eye disease and Blepharospasm.


Francis Slabber and Associates
Registered Audiologists
Francis Slabber and Associates is an Audiology practice based in Cape Town. The practice consists of five different branches and five highly qualified and experienced Audiologists. They are involved in hearing healthcare from hearing assessment to management of hearing loss and related difficulties. The practice works with all major international hearing aid brands, and is committed to remaining on the cutting edge of available technology, while never losing a focus on individual care and support for the patient.
Francis Slabber and Associates: Professionals who care about your hearing.


OptiSmile is based in Cape Town South Africa and is a great option if you are looking for a clean, professional, high tech dental practice with a spectacular view. Patient comfort is of the utmost importance to us and natural teeth preservation forms the basis of everything we do. We work with you to find the best smile solution.


chChris Herring
Digital dentistry is at the forefront of cosmetic, restorative and surgical
dental procedures. Using the latest technology and techniques along with the
option of sedation, we offer a safe and comfortable experience in providing
the dental care you need. With 3D imaging we are able to provide the best in
diagnostics and treatment planning for surgery, such as dental implant
placement. Our Cerec Cad/cam unit allows for the convenience of same day
cosmetic and restorative treatments such as veneers, ceramic inlays and


Dr’s Glassman, Nijland, Nigro & Associates

The Family Dental Practice has grown and developed into one of the finest and advanced dental practices in South Africa. Our team of 8 highly experienced dentists and 3 oral hygienists is made up of dedicated individuals who are passionate about dentistry and committed to delivering affordable dental services in a reliable and professional manner.

We specialise in a full range of cosmetic dental treatments, from correcting minor
imperfections to complete smile transformations. We have achieved our proud
reputation by using cutting-edge technology, the latest preventative methods
and high-tech techniques, namely:lasers, 3-D imaging, Cone Beam X-ray facilities,
modern chair-side delivery systems, multi Omnicam CAD/CAM units and milling machines.


Karaglen Dental Aesthetic Centre : The dental institute

Karaglen Dental Aesthetic Centre has the expertise and advanced
technology to provide quality dentistry to our patients, for
everything from a simple check-up to complex cosmetic and restorative
dentistry. Our team of dentists offers a friendly approach and the
professional service needed to make our all our patients, young or
old, feel completely at ease.

Contact Karaglen to make an appointment for a natural and beautiful smile.


Dr Marianthy Vayanos
I am an Ophthalmologist in full-time private practice at the Netcare Christiaan Barnard Private hospital in the centre of Cape Town, South Africa. I completed my undergraduate medical training at the University of the Witwatersrand in Johannesburg in 1997 and obtained my specialist qualification in Ophthalmology at the University of Cape Town in 2007. My areas of expertise include cataract and refractive surgery, pterygium surgery, glaucoma management and surgery, treatment of surgical
and medical conditions affecting the retina including macular degeneration as well
as paediatrics and strabismus. As a practice, we endeavour to offer the highest
standard to medical care to our patients at all times.


Natural Health Practitioners
Holistica.co.za is a South African based well being resource of natural health practitioners, events, workshops, retreats, services and articles including recipes
developed to inspire, guide and connect you with what you want to know about
living a healthy and abundant life. Find everything you need and become part
of the celebratory and inspirational process of making deliberate choices to enhance
the quality of your life.

Find a comprehensive list of alternative healthcare practitioners, and a wealth of articles on natural health, at www.holistica.co.za.


The Hairtfront
Hair restoration surgery
We are a medical hair restoration clinic specializing in hair loss and balding. We offer minimally invasive permanent hair transplant surgery (FUE), particularly to treat male pattern baldness. We also offer other non surgical treatments such as PRP and mesotherapy.

We specialize in receding hairlines as well as hair thinning and only provide medically proven treatments. All treatments and surgeries are performed by qualified doctors trained internationally and we offer the highest standards of care and treatment.


DR Willie Koen
Dr Willie Koen, is an internationally renowned cardiac and transplant surgeon who practises at Netcare Christiaan Barnard Memorial Hospital in Cape Town. Dr Koen, is a founding member and vice-president of the Pan African Society of Cardio-thoracic Surgeons

He is a pioneering and highly regarded heart transplant surgeon who is best known, not only on the continent but worldwide, for his groundbreaking work with technology such as the artificial heart.


Gift ov life
Egg donor Program
Gift ov life is the Premier Egg Donor Program to which South Africa’s leading fertility clinic since 2009. A renowned egg donor program with experience, clinical support, integrity, track record and professionalism.
Our personal infertility gives us unequalled insight and compassion.
With our online database of 100’s of quality egg donor angels, we offer services both locally & internationally, consulting in Johannesburg and Cape Town, and managed by Tami, the owner and founder, supported by her team.
Known for our exceptional care of donors and recipients, Gift ov life seamlessly supports couples and donors through the egg donation process. The participation South Africa’s leading Fertility Clinics, ensures the best possible chance of conception via IVF egg donation, with confidentiality and anonymity guaranteed.
We are proud to have facilitated thousands of egg donation IVF cycles for couples all over the world. Gift ov life is the sensible choice for local and global recipients, and a popular destination for South Africa’s gorgeous egg donor angels.
Our success as one of South Africa’s most successful egg donor agencies comes from your success and a happy ending to infertility.