Dr Kotze Engelbrecht – Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon at Mediclinic Milnerton

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About Dr Kotze Engelbrecht – Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon

Dr Kotze Engelbrecht is a qualified doctor who works at Mediclinic Milnerton as a Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon.

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A Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon at Mediclinic specializes in performing surgeries aimed at repairing, reconstructing, or altering the human body for functional or aesthetic reasons. This field combines both art and science to restore or enhance appearance and function following injury, disease, or congenital defects. Here’s an overview of the comprehensive care provided by these surgeons:

Reconstructive Surgery: This is a significant area of their work, focusing on restoring form and function after congenital defects (such as cleft lip and palate), traumatic injuries (such as those from accidents or burns), or after the surgical removal of cancers (such as breast reconstruction after mastectomy). Reconstructive surgery aims to improve the quality of life for patients by restoring both appearance and functionality.

Cosmetic or Aesthetic Surgery: While reconstructive surgery focuses on fixing abnormalities, cosmetic surgery is performed to enhance or improve a person’s appearance. Common procedures include facelifts, rhinoplasty (nose reshaping), liposuction, and breast augmentation. These surgeries, while often elective, can have profound impacts on a patient’s self-esteem and mental health.

Hand Surgery: Many plastic surgeons have special training in hand surgery, addressing conditions such as carpal tunnel syndrome, trigger finger, or injuries to the hand. They work to restore the function of the hand and fingers, which is crucial for performing daily activities.

Microsurgery: This technique involves surgery on very small structures, such as blood vessels and nerves, often using a microscope. Plastic surgeons use microsurgery to perform complex reconstructions, such as reattaching severed limbs or transferring tissue from one part of the body to another to repair a defect.

Burn Care: Plastic surgeons are integral to the treatment of severe burns, providing acute care and performing reconstructive surgeries to minimize scarring and restore function. They work closely with burn care teams to manage the complex needs of burn patients.

Patient Counseling: Beyond their surgical expertise, plastic and reconstructive surgeons provide counseling to patients, helping them set realistic expectations for the outcomes of surgery. They discuss the potential benefits and risks, recovery process, and long-term care to ensure patients are well-informed and prepared for surgery.

Visiting a Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon at Mediclinic means accessing specialized care tailored to address a wide range of needs, from functional restoration to aesthetic enhancement. Their expertise not only focuses on improving physical appearance but also encompasses a deep commitment to enhancing overall well-being and quality of life for their patients.

Dr Kotze Engelbrecht Qualifications and Accreditations

HPC Reg No: MP0296813

Practice No: 360003601501


1991 FRCS (Glas), Scotland, UK

1995 FCS PLAST (SA), Colleges of Medicine, SA

1995 MMED (PLAST and RECON), University of Stellenbosch

Dr Kotze Engelbrecht’s Consultation Fees

Dr Kotze Engelbrecht’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 Kotze Engelbrecht’s consultation fee structure for both medical aid and cash patients, please use the contacts below to inquire about the latest rates.

Dr Kotze Engelbrecht Contacts

Tel: 021 5517083

Physical Address: Suite 167, Mediclinic Milnerton , Cnr Racecourse & Koeberg Rd, Milnerton, 7441

Practice Location: Mediclinic Milnerton

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