Dr. Abri Bezuidenhout


Education :

  • Matriculated from Grey College Bloemfontein.
  • MBChB (University of the Free State).
  • FCS (College of Surgeons(SA)).

General surgeon based in Pretoria. Private practice at Zuid Afrikaans Hospital, Life Groenkloof Hospital and Groenkloof Advanced Day Hospital. Sessions at Steve Biko Academic Hospital.

Member of SASSO, ASSA, FoSAS, SASES, SAGES and the South African Colorectal Society. Past president of SASSiT.

Recipient of the ASSA Young Surgeons Award 2013.

Founder and Director, Bespoke Surgical Institute.

Disclosures :

  • Director Advanced Health Day Hospital Groenkloof.
  • Contract research: Astra-Zeneca, Garfield VTE, Roche, Quintiles.
  • Training: Nestl√©, MSD, Abbott, BD.
  • Past consultancy: Johnson & Johnson energy devices.

Academic interests :

  • Bariatric and metabolic surgery.
  • Oncology surgery.
  • Gastroenterology.
  • Endocrine surgery.

Personal :

Married with three children. Loves South Africa.