General Practioner
General practitioner services...
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Travel Clinic
Travel vaccines and travel advice...
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Sports Medicine

Sports physician with an interest in road running injuries...
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Malaria
Anti-malarial medication and advice...
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Aviation Medicals
Aviation and insurance medicals...

Occupational Health
Occupational health medicals...
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Weight Loss Programs
Programs to maintain a healthy weight and lifestyle...
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1) GENERAL PRACTITIONER

Minor surgical procedures include:

  • Suturing of wounds
  • Wart removal‚ Cryotherapy or Cautery
  • Excision of moles, In-growing toenails and Sebaceous cysts
  • Drainage of abscesses

Other Procedures:

  • Screening tests (blood sugar, cholesterol, HIV testing)
  • Computerized ECGs
  • Spirometry (lung function tests)
  • Ear syringing

2) OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH MEDICALS: 

The following services are provided:

  • General medical examination includes:
    • Height,
    • Weight,
    • Body mass index,
    • Urine test,
    • Blood sugar,
    • Vision testing
  • Specialised tests include:
    • Audiograms
    • ECGs
    • Chest xrays
    • Lung function tests

NB:

  • On-site basic workplace medicals can be conducted with prior arrangement.
  • Quotations for services can be provided on request.

3) AVIATION MEDICALS:

Dr DG Govender is a designated aviation medical examiner (DAME) having completed the aviation medicine course at the Institute of Aviation Medicine.


The practice is certified currently to perform medicals on the following categories:

Class 2:

  • Private pilot,
  • Student pilot,
  • Cabin crew member

Class 4:

  • Recreational pilots (microlight, glider, free balloon, hang glider, paraglider, powered paraglider),
  • Air traffic service assistant

Computerised lung function testing, stress ECGs and bloods are done by qualified nursing sisters. Audiograms and vision testing are performed by qualified audiologists and optometrists respectively.

4) INSURANCE & EXECUTIVE MEDICALS

The following services are available:

Resting and Stress ECGs

  • Fully computerized
  • Use of a treadmill or cycle ergometer
  • Prints full ECG and physicians report
  • Incorporates all relevant patient details e.g. blood pressure, ID

Lung Function Tests

  • Fully computerised
  • Calibrated regularly
  • Print-out includes patient ID, physicians report

NB: Medicals done on an appointment basis.

  • Practice open at 7am to suite the busy executive.
  • Bleeding done by qualified nursing sisters.
  • Specialist physicians available in the same building.



5) SPORTS & TRAVEL MEDICAL KITS

Travel kits contain the basic first aid material (eg. antiseptics, gauze, cotton wool, strapping, elastoplast, rehydration sachets, anti-diarrhoeals, analgesics, etc.).

Specialised sports kits for the individual sportsman or a sports team can be assembled to suite specific needs.

The holistic needs of a touring sports team in terms of travel vaccine requirements, travel medical kits and travel advice is provided.

The clinic keeps in regular contact with the various consulates to those countries to which sports travel is popular viz. Australia, India and European Union countries. The latest travel advice is therefore always readily available. 
Diving and Seafarers Medicals
Having completed the basic underwater medical course at the University of Stellenbosch in 2010, Dr Govender is certified is to do medicals on recreational and commercial divers.
Being registered with SAMSA (SA Maritime Safety Authority), medicals for seafarers are also offered.