Division of Ophthalmology


Dr Derrick Smit

MB ChB (Stell), FC Ophth (SA), MMed (Ophth) (Stell)
Consultant: Anterior Segment Ophthalmology

Dr Derrick Smit grew up in the Western Cape. He studied medicine at the University of Stellenbosch and completed his internship at Tygerberg Hospital and community service at George Provincial Hospital. He worked for 3 years as a medical officer at George Hospital followed by 3 more years in the United Kingdom as a SHO in Ophthalmology. His main interest is anterior segment disease although he also has a budding interest in intraocular inflammation.