Division of Surgery
Treatment of about 22000 trauma victims annually, within the unit, or by referral to appropriate surgical divisions.
Current focus areas : Maintenance of a trauma database, selective non-operative management of blunt and penetrating abdominal trauma, selective management of patients with penetrating cervical injuries.
Dr Z (Zamira) Keyser
Specialist Consultant: Trauma Surgery
MBChB(Free State), MMed(Surg)(Stell), FCS(SA)
Dr Hendrick Lategan
Specialist Consultant: Trauma and Emergency Medicine
BSc(UPE), MBChB(Wits), MMed(EM)(UCT), FCEM(SA)