Dr. Aletta Ungerer

Education :

  • Matriculated at Hendrik Verwoerd in 1987.
  • M.B. Ch. B. University of Pretoria (1993).
  • M. Med (Anaest) University of Pretoria (2001).
  • Fellow in the College of Anaesthetist(FCA) (2000).

Specialist Anaesthesiologist. Laparoscopic and bariatric Anaesthetist. Anaesthetisia for General Surgery with a Special interest in Geriatric, Oncology and Trauma Anaesthesia. SASA member.

Currently the head of the largest Anaesthesiology Practice in Pretoria, South Africa, Ungerer & Associates

Experience :

Dr Ungerer has been involved in Anaesthetics from 1994 and has vast experience over a broad spectrum of anaesthesia for the different surgical fields. Especially vascular surgery, endovascular work, neuro-intervention and general surgery, both elective and emergency.

She has been involved in the bariatric surgery unit at Netcare Waterfall City hospital since 2017 where she works with Dr Heidi Lombaard, Prof Tessa van der Merwe and Dr Gary Fetter.

Other Interests :

Dr Ungerer loves the outdoors and sport. Is a Comrades marathon green number club member. (13 races). Triathlete and cyclist. Enjoys mountaineering and hiking.