Dr Rentia Fourie – Cardiothoracic Surgeon at Mediclinic Vereeniging

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About Dr Rentia Fourie – Cardiothoracic Surgeon

Dr Rentia Fourie is a qualified doctor who works at Mediclinic Vereeniging as a Cardiothoracic Surgeon.

Some Relevant Insights:

A Cardiothoracic Surgeon at Mediclinic specializes in surgical procedures of the heart, lungs, esophagus, and other organs in the chest. This type of surgeon plays a crucial role in treating complex conditions within the thoracic cavity. Here’s what you should understand about their work:

Specialized Surgical Expertise: Cardiothoracic surgeons are highly trained to perform a variety of complex surgeries, including coronary artery bypass grafting, heart valve repair and replacement, surgeries for lung cancer, and procedures on the esophagus. Their expertise is often sought after for conditions that are too advanced or severe for non-surgical treatment options.

Collaboration with Cardiologists and Other Specialists: Before undergoing surgery, patients will often be evaluated by a team that includes cardiologists, pulmonologists, and other specialists to ensure that surgery is the most appropriate treatment. The cardiothoracic surgeon is a key part of this team, working closely with other doctors to develop a comprehensive treatment plan.

Advanced Diagnostic Assessments: Prior to surgery, cardiothoracic surgeons review detailed imaging and test results, such as CT scans, MRIs, echocardiograms, and stress tests, to precisely plan the surgical approach. This careful planning is essential for the success of the procedure and the patient’s recovery.

Innovative Surgical Techniques: These surgeons are at the forefront of adopting innovative techniques and technologies, including minimally invasive surgeries, robotic-assisted surgeries, and other advanced procedures that can lead to shorter recovery times and less post-operative discomfort for patients.

Post-Operative Care and Rehabilitation: After surgery, cardiothoracic surgeons work closely with a team of healthcare professionals to provide comprehensive post-operative care. This includes monitoring for complications, managing pain, and coordinating rehabilitation efforts to help patients recover and regain their quality of life.

Consulting with a Cardiothoracic Surgeon at Mediclinic means you’re in the hands of a specialist who is not only capable of performing complex surgeries but is also dedicated to ensuring the best possible outcomes through meticulous planning, execution, and post-operative care. Their goal is to improve or restore health to patients with serious conditions affecting the heart and chest, ultimately enhancing their quality of life.

Dr Rentia Fourie Qualifications and Accreditations

HPC Reg No: MP0706922

Practice No: 926574


2008 MBChB, University of Pretoria

2017 FC (Cardio) SA, Colleges of Medicine

Dr Rentia Fourie’s Consultation Fees

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

Dr Rentia Fourie Contacts

Tel: 016 130 4144

Physical Address: Suite 103 Mediclinic Vereeniging, Cnr Hofmeyer Avenue & Joubert Street, Vereeniging, 1939

Practice Location: Mediclinic Vereeniging

Email Address: reception@drfouriechest.com

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