Durban medical team and hospital honoured for contribution to South African metabolic surgery

Durban medical team and hospital honoured for contribution to South African metabolic surgery: Specialist surgeon Dr Gert Du Toit, winner of the inaugural ‘Centre of the Year’ award from the South African Society for Surgery, Obesity and metabolism (SASSO) pictured with the trophy he received for his work in laparoscopic gastric bypass procedures at Netcare St Augustine’s Hospital, in Durban. With him in the photograph are, from left to right, renowned endocrinologist and obesity specialist Professor Tess van der Merwe, Chairperson of SASSO, … [Read more...]

Making a Significant Contribution – Featured Durban Blog

It’s About Character and Fight: The Cell C Sharks came back from a big deficit to draw their Vodacom Super Rugby clash with the Bulls, thanks to a committed second half performance which almost resulted in victory. As it is, the Cell C Sharks remain the only team in the competition yet to taste defeat, and considering the fact that they have only played one home game of their four fixtures to date, it has been a good start to the season. In saying that, it hasn’t been easy and for Director of Rugby Gary Gold, a slow start in the game is not … [Read more...]

Making a Valuable Contribution – Featured Durban Blog

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