Division of Surgery


Hepato-pancreato-biliary Surgery Unit

The Unit offers assessment and treatment of the full spectrum of disorders of the pancreas, liver and biliary system. A specialised clinic is available for outpatient referrals through VULA.

Specific interests of the Unit include advanced therapeutic ERCP, complex and major pancreatic and liver resections, as well as laparoscopic surgery. 

Dr Stefan Hofmeyr  
Specialist Consultant: Surgical Gastroenterology (Hepatobilliary Surgery)
MBChB(Stell), MMed(Surg)(Stell), FCS(SA), M.Phil (Surgical Gastroenterology), Cert. Gastroenterology(SA)Surg
Email: stefhofmeyr@sun.ac.za

Dr JJP Buitendag  
Consultant Fellow: Surgical Gastroenterology (Hepatobilliary Surgery)​
MBChB, MMedSci, H Dip Surg, MMed, FCS(SA)​