Dr Ziphozonke Mafika
Zipho is originally from a small rural town of Cofimvaba 79 km east of Queenstown within the Eastern Cape. He studied medicine at the University of the Free State in Bloemfontein and subsequently did his internship and community service years in Port Elizabeth and Potchefstroom respectively. He subsequently worked as a private GP in Soweto in Johannesburg for two years before taking up a post as a Registrar with the University of the Witwatersrand to specialize in Haematology.
He graduated in 2014 and had been employed by the National Health Laboratory Service at Charlotte Maxeke Johannesburg
Academic Hospital and later Frere Hospital. His interests in Haematology includes Bleeding Diathesis to Haematological
Malignancies both in adults and paediatrics.
We are proud to welcome Dr Mafika and know that he will become a valuable member of our East London team.
Dr Tanya Wantenaar, 30A Albany Street, North End, East London