​​​​Division of Plastic Reconstructive Surgery


The Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery offers state of the art reconstructive and aesthetic plastic surgery. We are determined to provide superior patient care. Our clinical work, training and academic activities are driven by a dedication to excellent medical care.

Services provided

Services include a full range of plastic, reconstructive and aesthetic surgical techniques in all subspecialties, including:

  • Craniofacial surgery
  • Cleft lip and palate surgery
  • Breast reconstruction
  • Maxillofacial surgery
  • Microsurgery
  • Paediatric plastic surgery
  • Aesthetic surgery
  • General reconstructive plastic surgery
  • Hand surgery

Clinical team:

Prof N Kairinos​

​Consultant / Senior specialist: 
Dr Mosadi Mahoko (Consultant)
Dr Siddarth Gautam (Consultant)

​Part time specialists:
Dr Liezl du Toit (Sessional)
Dr Arnold Douglas (Sessional)

Dr Ravin​ Patel
Dr Kirthi Ramdhani
Dr Phuti Pooe
Dr Stuart Carolissen

Supernumerary Registrar
Dr Wail Karamalla ​
Dr Kavish Ramdhani​

​Elective students:
Elective students have the possibility to do a clinical rotation in our department.
Applicants can contact the International Office at email nblows@sun.ac.za or tel (021) 938 9549.