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Gynaecologists and Obstetricians are specialists in female reproductive health.
As a gynaecologist and obstetrician, you’ll need to be exceptionally knowledgeable and skilled in this field and be able to provide diagnosis and treatment of a range of diseases and problems relating to women’s health as well as providing preventative care and measures.
Providing care to women (and the foetus) during pregnancy and childbirth forms a large part of this profession.
NSC or NC(v) with Bachelor’s Degree Pass
Degree: Bachelor of Medicine
* Post-graduate study:
4-5 years specialisation: MMed (Obstetrics & Gynaecology) including residency.
4 Years Post Grad studies after completing the MBChB degree to obtain MMed (Obstetrics & Gynaecology) degree.
Obstetricians and Gynaecologists have many opportunities for employment including:
Health Professionals Council of South Africa (HSPCA)
South African Society of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists:
University of Pretoria:
University of Cape Town:
University of Stellenbosch:
University of KwaZulu-Natal:
Sefako Magkatho Health Services University:
University of the Free State:
University of Limpopo: