Our team

The Cochlear Implant Team

 

Our expert clinical team includes ENT Surgeons, audiologists, speech and language therapists and radiologists.

 

Our unit also has associations and access to a large number of other medical specialists, clinicians and educators.

 

Our unit operates very closely with the Carel du Toit Centre where children under the age of 3 years are seen by an early intervention team at the CHAT Centre and once over the age of 3 years attend the school or are seen as regular visitors.

Our surgeons operate at the following hospitals:

 

Tygerberg Hospital & N1 City Hospital – Prof James Loock

 

Vergelegen Mediclinic, Somerset West – Dr Derrick Wagenfeld

 

Durbanville Medi-Clinic, Durbanville – Dr Nathanie Naudé

 

Kingsbury Hospital, Claremont – Dr Gary Kroukamp

 

 

Audiological and Rehabilitation services:

 

Tygerberg Hospital Cochlear Implant Unit – Jenny Perold, Lida Müller, Gill Kerr, Suryn Lombaard, Surida Booysen and Vikki van Zyl

 

Speech & Language Therapist – Barbara Kellett

 

The following are TBH-US CIU satellite clinics:

 

Panorama Medical Centre, Bellville (Deidre Stroebel): tel 021 930 3136; www.deidrestroebel.co.za

 

East London Clinic – Catherine Richter  Tel: 043 709 2164, Email catherine.richter@echealth.gov.za.

 

Paarl Clinic – Tamara van Zyl, Clear Vision and Hearing Centre, Newlink Centre, shop 3,  New street, Paarl  Tel: (021) 871 1554 Email: tamaravanzyl@gmail.com

 

Windhoek (Namibia) – Janet Brits  Tel: +264 83 339 4477 / +264 81 169 4597  Email: janet@britsaudiology.com

 

 

Meet the team

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ENT Surgeon

Dr Derrick Wagenfeld

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ENT Surgeon

Dr Nathanie Naude

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ENT Surgeon

Prof James Loock

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ENT Surgeon

Dr Gary Kroukamp

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Chief Audiologist
Coordinator Cochlear Implant Unit

Jenny Perold

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Audiologist

Suryn Lombaard

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Audiologist

Lida Müller

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Audiologist

Gill Kerr

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Audiologist

Surida Booysen

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Audiologist

Vikki van Zyl

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Radiologist

Prof. Leon Janse van Rensburg

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Radiologist

Dr Anne Marie du Plessis

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Radiologist

Dr Christelle Ackermann

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Speech & Language Therapist

Barbara Kellett

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Speech & Language Therapist

Jenni Bester

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Speech & Language Therapist

Ulfah Salie

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Audiologist (Bellville)

Deidre Stroebel

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Audiologist (East London)

Catherine Richter

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Audiologist (Paarl)

Tamara van Zyl

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Audiologist (Windhoek, Namibia)

Janet Britz