Dr Nomphelo Gantsho

Dr Nomphelo Gantsho is a speaker at the SCFSA online scientific meeting.

Topic: Skin cancers in African Skin

B. Sc. B. Sc. (Hon) M. Sc. MBCHB

Present

Cape Town, South Africa

Dr Nomphelo Gantsho is a practising private dermatologist in Century City, Cape Town.

Director

Derma-SCAPE
DTPC
Dermis Boutique
Skin and Hair Tech

Education

Fort Hare University: B. Sc.; B. Sc. (Hon)
Pretoria University: M. Sc.
Pretoria University (Medical School): MBCHB
Fellowship: College of Medicine of South Africa (Dermatology)

Dr Nomphelo Gantsho: history and accolades

History:
Education Background

  • Fort Hare University: B. Sc.; B. Sc. (Hon)
  • Pretoria University: M. Sc.
  • Pretoria University (Medical School): MBCHB
  • Fellowship: College of Medicine of South Africa (Dermatology)

Practice
Dr Nomphelo Gantsho is a practising private dermatologist in Century City, Cape Town.

Interests
Dr Nomphelo Gantsho has a special interest in dermatological surgery and aesthetics. She is one of the lecturers in a training workshop for Practical Aesthetics for Dermatologist, teaching the dermatologist aesthetics procedures i.e. chemical peels and micro-needling and how to integrate these aesthetics procedures in their practices. She also conducts clinical trials for cosmetic products. She is passionate about underprivileged communities.

Other positions:

  • Representing Member of Dermatology – CMSA
  • Director Derma-SCAPE – conduct clinical trials for cosmetics
  • Director DTPC – dermatology treatment & phototherapy clinic
  • Director Dermis Boutique – e-commerce store
  • Director Skin and Hair Tech – formulation and manufacturing cosmetics representative
  • Board Member of Amaqhawe Ngemfundo (Heroes in Education) – Promoting STE
  • education for high school children from underprivileged communities
  • Member DSSA
  • Member AWDS
  • Member DASIL

Membership:

  • Executive Committee Member of SASDS, Secretary
  • Executive Committee Member of College of Medicine of South Africa – Dermatology

Contribution:

  • Started a combined hidradenitis suppurativa clinic in Groote Schuur Hospital
  • Peer Reviews (Publications) and Chapters in Dermatology books
  • Volunteer as a dermatologist in underprivileged communities in rural areas
  • Public awareness through – Television, Magazines, on-line, blogs, social media
  • Community Health Talks & Awareness Campaigns