Dr Mark van der Velde
SPECIALIST PLASTIC, RECONSTRUCTIVE AND MAXILLOFACIAL SURGEON M.B.Ch.B (UCT), M.Med (Plast), FCS (SA)
“I pride myself in being a good judge of character and I believe the understanding of a patient’s motivation for surgery helps me to help them make the right choices.”
Dr Mark Van der Velde completed both his undergraduate and post-graduate training as a Plastic, Reconstructive and Maxillofacial Surgeon at The University of Cape Town.
He has been in private practice since 2005 at the Cape Town Medi-Clinic. He is considered one of the teams top surgeons at The Cosmetic Surgery Institute in Cape Town, and also works as Consultant Plastic Surgeon at The Congenital Hands Clinic at the Red Cross Children’s Hospital in Cape Town.
His fields of expertise, apart from Cosmetic Surgery, include: all trauma reconstructive surgery, skin lesions, breast reconstruction, wound and scar treatment from diabetic problems, burns and vasculopathies, and he has a special interest in Congenital Hand Surgery.