Average Salary For Urologists In South Africa

A urologist is a doctor who specializes in the study or treatment of the function and disorders of the urinary system.

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Urologist Salary In South Africa

The average urologist’s gross salary in Johannesburg, South Africa is R3,609,566, or an equivalent hourly rate of R1,735.

How do I become a urologist in South Africa?

Registration with the Health Professions Council of South Africa (HPCSA) is mandatory for this occupation.

MBChB degree at UP, UCT, UFS, Wits, US, UL, UKZN:

Theoretical training: 6 years.

Student internship: 1 year.

Internship: 2 years.

Community Service: 1 year at an approved medical faculty.

How can I study urology?

Aspiring candidates must possess a 5½-year MBBS degree followed by 2 years of MS (Urology) course. M.Ch. (Urology) the course is a further specialization in the field of Urology.

How many years does it take to become a urologist?

Training consists of a minimum of five years of postgraduate education including one-two years in an ACGME-accredited general surgery training program and three-four years in a urology training program.

How difficult is it to become a urologist?

Urologists are required to complete three years of college before entering medical school, and most students have a bachelor’s degree in chemistry or biology upon enrolment.

Once a urologist completes the required medical school requirements, they will complete a residency in a hospital specializing in urology.

Who is the best urologist in South Africa?

1 – DR FJ POTGIETER – UROLOGIST – Pretoria.

2 – PRETORIA UROLOGY HOSPITAL – Pretoria.

3 – Dr David Bowden Urologist – Vredenburg.

4 – DR P DE BRUYN UROLOOG – Vereeniging.

5 – Dr JE COETZEE LANCE – Pretoria.

6 – Dr G BRUWER – Cape Town.

7 – Dr Douw Steyn Urologist – Durban.

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