Dr Michael Heyns performs General Surgery at the Netcare Pretoria East Hospital in Pretoria. He also has his consulting rooms at the hospital and performs Endoscopic procedures i.e. Gastroscopies and Colonoscopies in his rooms. He has a keen interest in Laparoscopic procedures. A Laparoscopic procedure is a minimally invasive surgical technique that utilizes miniaturized surgical instruments. Laparoscopic procedures for cancer forms a big part of surgery being done, i.e. AP Resections, Lower Anterior Resections, Hemicolectomys and Total Mesorectal excisions. We render a General Surgery Service which includes breast cancer surgery, endocrine surgery and hernia surgery.

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ABOUT US

Michael Heyns was born in 1970 in Cape Town, South Africa.
He completed his high school career at Grey College in Bloemfontein. He matriculated at this highly acclaimed school in 1987.
Dr Heyns completed his undergraduate medical training at the Free State University obtaining MB ChB in 1994.
He became a Fellow of the College of Surgeons of South Africa in 2001 (FCS(SA)). The Douglas Award for the most outstanding achievement in the final examination of the College of Surgeons of South Africa was awarded to him in May 2002.
He has participated in numerous advanced laparoscopic training courses in Europe as well as hosting laparoscopic workshops in South Africa.
Dr Heyns is married to Dr Lizanne Barry, who assists him with most of his laparoscopic work. They have two lovely daughters and as a family, they enjoy wildlife photography whilst camping in Africa.

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SURGICAL PROCEDURES

Dr Heyns’ primary fields of surgical interest are Laparoscopic Colorectal surgery, Breast Cancer surgery and other advanced Laparoscopic Pelvic Organ Prolaps surgery.

A Laparoscopic procedure is a minimally invasive surgical technique that utilizes miniaturized surgical instruments. Laparoscopic procedures for cancer forms a big part of surgery being done, i.e. AP Resections, Lower Anterior Resections, Hemicolectomys and Total Mesorectal excisions. We render a General Surgery Service which includes breast cancer surgery, endocrine surgery and hernia surgery.

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GENERAL CONTACT INFORMATION:

Tel: +27(0)12 993 1160 Fax: +27 (0)12 993 3986
Address: Suite M27, Second Floor, Netcare Pretoria East Hospital, Cnr Garsfontein & Netcare Roads, Moreleta Park, Pretoria

Appointments & Information

Ilze de Klerk

Tel: +27(0)12 993 1160
Fax: 012 993 3986

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Amanda Jooste

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Accounts & Practice Manager

Dalene van Zyl

Tel: +27(0)12 993 3121
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Medical Nurse

Lynette van der Merwe

Tel: +27(0)12 993 1160
Fax: 012 993 3986