Robotic Surgeons

Less invasive. More Precise. Faster recovery.


With the robotic system, surgeons operate through just a few small incisions.

The robotic system features a magnified 3D high-definition vision system and tiny wristed instruments that bend and rotate far greater than the human wrist. As a result, the robotic system enables your surgeon to operate with enhanced vision, precision, dexterity and control.

Doctors specialising in
Robotic Surgery

The following doctors have undergone stringent training in Robotic Surgery in Belgium and are now fully qualified to perform these surgeries at The Urology Hospital

Find a Doctor:

  • Dr F Boezaart

    Robotic Surgeon, Urologist
  • Dr M Bongers

    Robotic Surgeon, Urologist
  • Dr D Celliers

    Robotic Surgeon, Urologist
  • Dr LJE Coetzee

    Robotic Surgeon, Urologist
  • Dr GF Duvenage

    Robotic Surgeon, Urologist
  • Dr MJ Engelbrecht

    Robotic Surgeon, Urologist
  • Dr KK Ijane

    Robotic Surgeon, Urologist
  • Dr RH Kusche

    Robotic Surgeon, Urologist
  • Dr D Ligthelm

    Robotic Surgeon, Urologist
  • Dr J Strydom

    Robotic Surgeon, Urologist
  • Dr HA van der Merwe

    Robotic Surgeon, Urologist

Robotic Surgery


What our patients are saying about us


Bruce Smith

In May 2015 I was diagnosed with an aggressive form of prostate cancer with a Gleason score of 9 (4+5). Dr Dian Kirstein performed the

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Robotics Testimonials

Jannie Harmse

“I was referred to a specialist at The Urology Hospital by our family doctor because of an increasing PSA level. After some tests and a

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Paul Parsons

Met die wete dat my biopsie uitslag met ‘n 7 (3+4) gleason gradering ‘n radikale prostatektomie genoodsaak het, het ek verskeie bronne soos persone wat

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PG Kemp

“This was the first time I had an operation and it was a very positive experience. I was operated on 25 November 2013. I think

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Coming To The Urology Hospital

How We Are Doing Our Part In The Fight Against COVID-19

The Urology Hospital is a surgical hospital specializing in the treatment of urological and related conditions. As we are not a respiratory related facility, we will not be actively treating COVID-19 patients. This allows us to continue providing surgical treatment to all our urology related patients and we will gladly accommodate you in this regard.

The safety of our patients and colleagues is our number one priority. Your healthcare is important to us and we are actively working with and following guidance from the National Department of Health and the NICD (National Institute for Communicable Diseases).

Kindly note the hospital has set up a Covid-19 task team and contingency plan and we are preparing for all eventualities.

Please confirm with your Doctor if you are still able to come for your consultation. However, if you have any of the following signs and symptoms then please cancel your appointment, self-isolate and contact the centralised helpline on 0800 029 999:
• Fever
• Cough
• Sore Throat
• Shortness of Breath
• Headache
• Fatigue/Malaise
• Diarrhoea
• Loss of smell and taste

To support screening for COVID-19, before entering the hospital, all prospective patients will adhere to the following:
• Complete a Travel History form
• Undergo temperature screening

Should any of the following signs or symptoms be found, you will be requested to go home, self-isolate and contact the centralised helpline on 0800 029 999:
• Flu-like symptoms (sore throat, cough or chills)
• Fever of 37.7 or above

NB: Please notify the person doing your Travel History if you’re:
• Over 70
• Have any underlying health conditions
• Are pregnant

To protect our patients and staff from the potential risk of COVID-19, we are currently restricting visiting of patients to exceptional circumstances only.

In an effort to limit the number of patients visiting The Urology Hospital Pharmacy due to the COVID-19 pandemic, we will only assist our regular retail patients.  If you have a valid repeat script at The Urology Hospital Pharmacy, please call us in advance on 012 423 4036 to make arrangements to obtain your repeat prescription. We will then prepare it for you in advance. When collecting your script bring your purple script copy or previous medicine containers with you to gain access to the hospital.

Should you need to re-arrange an appointment at the Urology Hospital please call: 012 423 4000 or your Doctor’s rooms.

We appreciate your understanding and co-operation.

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