Dr Erwin Gaertner – Obstetrician & Gynaecologist at Mediclinic Cape Town

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About Dr Erwin Gaertner – Obstetrician & Gynaecologist

Dr Erwin Gaertner is a qualified doctor who works at Mediclinic Cape Town as a Obstetrician & Gynaecologist.

Some Relevant Insights:

An Obstetrician & Gynaecologist (OB/GYN) at Mediclinic specializes in women’s reproductive health, providing care through all stages of a woman’s life. This dual specialty encompasses a wide range of care from puberty through menopause and beyond, including both obstetrics (pregnancy and childbirth) and gynecology (the health of the female reproductive system). Here’s what their role involves:

Pregnancy and Childbirth Care: Obstetricians manage all aspects of pregnancy, from prenatal care to delivery and postpartum care. They monitor the health of both mother and baby, manage labor and delivery, and address any complications that arise. Their expertise ensures that both mother and child receive the best possible care during this crucial time.

Reproductive Health Services: Gynecologists provide comprehensive care for the female reproductive system, including annual exams, pap smears, and screenings for sexually transmitted infections. They diagnose and treat disorders such as ovarian cysts, endometriosis, and uterine fibroids. Preventive care and early detection of issues are key aspects of their work.

Contraception and Family Planning: OB/GYNs offer counseling and options for contraception and family planning. They can help patients choose the method that best fits their health, lifestyle, and family planning goals.

Menopause Management: As women transition into menopause, OB/GYNs provide guidance and treatment for managing symptoms such as hot flashes, mood changes, and vaginal dryness. They can discuss hormone replacement therapy and other treatments to help women maintain their quality of life during this phase.

Surgical Interventions: When necessary, OB/GYNs perform surgeries such as cesarean sections, hysterectomies, and laparoscopic procedures to treat various conditions. Their surgical expertise extends to both elective and emergency procedures, always with a focus on patient safety and the best outcomes.

Visiting an Obstetrician & Gynaecologist at Mediclinic means receiving specialized care tailored to women’s health needs. Whether it’s routine care, managing a pregnancy, or addressing specific health concerns, OB/GYNs play a critical role in supporting women’s health and well-being throughout their lives.

Dr Erwin Gaertner Qualifications and Accreditations

HPC Reg No: MP0258725

Practice No: 160001608770


1982 MBChB, University of Stellenbosch

1985 DA (SA), Colleges of Medicine, SA

1986 D MID COG (SA), Colleges of Medicine, SA

Dr Erwin Gaertner’s Consultation Fees

Dr Erwin Gaertner’s Consultation Fees vary based on several factors, including the type of consultation (initial visit, follow-up, specialized treatment), the complexity of the medical issue being addressed, and whether the patient is covered by medical aid or paying in cash. Additionally, fees may differ for procedures or tests that are conducted during the consultation. Lastly, to ensure you have the most current information on Dr Erwin Gaertner’s consultation fee structure for both medical aid and cash patients, please use the contacts below to inquire about the latest rates.

Dr Erwin Gaertner Contacts

Tel: 021 4235310

Physical Address: Room BG01, Mediclinic Cape Town, 21 Hof Street, Oranjezicht, 8001

Practice Location: Mediclinic Cape Town

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