Clinical Team

Dr Detlef Meinert

Dr Detlef Meinert
MBChB (UCT), FCRad (D)(GSH), Registered Specialist Radiologist GMC (UK)

Gold medallist GSH UCT Part 2 FCRad (D)

Professional interest:
Generalists Radiologists with wide-ranging multi-modality experience and interests (in particular hepatobiliary and neuroradiology)

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In 1988, Dr Meinert completed his internship at Katatura Hospital in Windhoek,Namibia. This was followed by appointment at Groote Schuur Hospital, as a Medical House Officer, in 1989.

To gain more experience Detlef travelled to the UK in 1990, where he worked as a Locum in the Paediatric, Accident and Emergency and Obstetrics and Gynaecology fields at various Medical institutions throughout the United Kingdom for a year.

Back in the Mother City, he returned to work as a medical officer in the department of neurology at Groote Schuur Hospital in 1991 before enrolling at UCT. During this time he was also nominated as a Gold Medalist for Part 2 of his FCRad (D) degree.

Detlef started his started his post-graduate radiology career working as a consulting radiologist at Groote Schuur Hospital, before moving over to private practice in 1997.
After six years as an Assistant Radiologist at Symington and Partner, and a short stint at Tuft and Partners, Dr Meinert joined the Morton & Partner team in 2005.

During 2005, he was also registered by the UK’s General Medical Council (GMC) as a Specialist Radiologist, to assist Morton and Partners with special locum projects there.

Detlef is a keen mountain biker, having successfully completed over a dozen 3-day MTB stage races and two 8-day Cape Epic MTB events.