QUALIFICATIONS
  • MBChB University of Stellenbosch
    1994
  • FCA (SA) University of Stellenbosch
    2002

SPECIAL INTERESTS
  • Vascular anaesthesia
  • Orthopaedic anaesthesia
  • Ear Nose & Throat anaesthesia
  • Breast cancer anaesthesia

Dr. Rouan van der Leek

MBChB(Stell) FCA(SA)

2 Sea View Road, Wynberg, 7800, Cape Town, South Africa


Dr R A van der Leek obtained his MBChB from the University of Stellenbosch in 1994. Did his internship year at Conradie hospital. He then went to the United Kingdom for 2 years where he developed his love of anaesthesia. He qualified as a specialist anaesthetist in 2002 from the University of Stellenbosch and is a Fellow of the College of Anaesthetists of South Africa. Went into private practice in 2003 and joined Southern Anaesthetics in 2004

Membership/Registrations

  • HPCSA (Health Professionals Council of South Africa)
  • SASA (South African Society of Anaesthesiologist)
  • GMC (General Medical Council)
  • SAMA (Southern African Medical Association)
  • MPS (Medical Protection Society)
  • CMSA (College of Medicine of South Africa)
  • PCNS (Practice Code Numbering System)
  • Southern Anaesthetics Executive Member

Current CPD Activities

  • Southern Anaesthetics 10 Journal Clubs per annum
  • SASA 2 Update Meetings per annum (Western Cape Branch)
  • BLS ACLS Every 2 years

Life Outside of Work

  • Married with 2 children a girl and boy.
    Rouan’s wife is a psychologist.
    Hobby ultra distance cycling.