Dr Johann de Wet

Dr Johann de Wet is a Co-chair of the SCFSA online Skin Cancer Update.

MBChb Mmed(Derm) MMed(Skin Cancer) FCDerm CCFP Stellenbosch University

University Stellenbosch

Master’s degree

Focusing on Lentigo Maligna
Dermatologist and Mohs Micrographic Surgeon in private practice, Stellenbosch


University Free State



University Stellenbosch

MMed (Derm), University of Stellenbosch Cum Laude
 FC Derm (SA), Colleges of Medicine

Dr Johann de Wet’s history and accolades

Dr Johann de Wet is a dermatologist and Mohs Micrographic Surgeon in private practice in Stellenbosch. He is currently pursuing a Master’s degree in Pathology at the University of Stellenbosch focusing on the treatment of Lentigo Maligna.

Academic history:
Dr de Wet was awarded his Fellowship from the College of Dermatologists with distinction and obtained his MMed degree in Dermatology from the University of Stellenbosch Cum Laude. He is also a graduate of the University of Cardiff in Wales and of the University of Queensland, Australia, where he obtained a Diploma in Dermatology and an MMed in Skin Cancer. Dr De Wet is also a fellowship trained Mohs Micrographic Surgeon through the American Society of Dermatological Surgery. He also holds an academic appointment as Honorary lecturer at the Division of Dermatology at Stellenbosch University.
A keen clinician, academic and researcher, Dr De Wet has published various articles in peer-reviewed journals. He regularly appears as an invited speaker at both local and international conferences. His interests include medical dermatology, dermatological surgery and skin cancer.

Dr De Wet is the recipient of accolades such as the Jansen Research Foundation medal and the Peter Gordon-Smith medal for excellent achievement in the Fellowship examinations of the College of Dermatologists of South Africa. He was also awarded the Discovery Foundation Academic Research Fellowship Award for his work on melanoma skin cancer and Mohs Micrographic Surgery.

Most recently he was awarded the Stellenbosch University Rector’s medical for excellent academic achievement.