Certificate Gastroenterology (Phys)
- College of Physicians of South Africa
- University of Stellenbosch
- University of Pretoria
American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
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Dr Monique Marais is a qualified Gastroenterologist and Hepatologist. She qualified in 1999 from the University of Pretoria, and after completing her internship and community service, she worked in the United Kingdom as a senior medical Officer in General Medicine and Emergency Medicine. She then returned to specialize in internal medicine at the University of Stellenbosch and qualified as a specialist physician in 2008. She worked in the Gastroenterology and Hepatology Unit at Tygerberg Hospital from 2008 until the end of 2011. During this time she obtained her sub-specialization in Gastroenterology. She is still involved at Tygerberg Hospital where she performs ERCPs on a weekly basis. She is a compassionate doctor, dedicated to the care of her patients.
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Dr.Marais is by far one the best doctors to have caring for your health. She is extremely knowledgeable, has the best bedside manners, and overall such a nice person to be around. You have gastro related health issues, you go see Dr.Marais!
2016-04-07 by Verified User
Dr. Marais is the best doctor I have ever had. She is nurturing and compassionate. She listens. Offers helpful solutions and overall has my best interest at heart. She's encouraging and knows exactly what she is doing!!! I wish all doctors cared as much as she does.
2016-02-25 by Verified User
doktor Marais is n ster sy weet net hoe om haar pasiente te behandel en laat jou tuis voel
2015-12-11 by Verified User
Dr Marais is arguably one of the best gastroenterologists in South Africa. Her domain knowledge and patient interaction provides any patient with assistance on a key part of your body.
Whether you visit her for consultations or have a colonoscopy and gastroscopy done with her - as a patient you know that the feedback will lead to a proper decision on your symptoms. Her Staff are friendly and helpful (just like her) and she communicates to her patients via phone calls or email in very good time.