Dr Tshepo Mokwena is a speaker, and Co-Chair of the SCFSA online Skin Cancer Update.

Topic: Mohs Micrographic Surgery in South Africa


Mohs surgeon

Dr Mokwena is a registered Mohs Surgeon in association with the American Dermatological Surgical Society, at SkinMatters, Club Surgical Centre in Pretoria

Specialist Dermatologis

Specialist Dermatologist in the Tertiary and Quaternary

University days

University of Pretoria for his undergraduate Medical (MBCHB) and post graduate degree (FC DERM SA), Specialist Dermatology.

Dr Tshepo Mokwena: History and accolades


Born in the North West province, Dr Tshepo Mokwena graduated from the University of Pretoria with his undergraduate Medical (MBCHB) and postgraduate degree (FC DERM SA).

After obtaining the best intern of the year, and the Medical Officer for the year consecutively, he completed his Specialist Dermatology training at the University of Pretoria. He continued to serve as a Specialist Dermatologist in the Tertiary and Quaternary institution for a few years.

After practicing for a few years in the State and Private sector, Dr Mokwena successfully completed his fellowship in Mohs micrographic surgery and currently performs Mohs surgery at Club Surgical Centre, Hazelwood, PTA which is home to the SkinMatters Mohs & Reconstruction Unit in Gauteng.

Dr T.T Mokwena continues to create awareness of dermatological conditions and manages all clinical and aesthetic dermatological problems.

He continues to be active in programmes directly linked to skin awareness, and has been on several SABC TV and radio programmes to educate on skin-related matters.

He also contributes to scientific research and to medical journals, and actively presents to general practitioners, specialists, and the public.