Since opening our doors in 2010 we at Pierneef-Med has grown into a family of unique healthcare providers. Our main focus has always been to provide the best possible care and service to the community in which we work and live.
Pierneef-Med is able to attend to the health needs of the community by providing a team of qualified doctors, with special interests ranging from paediatrics, dermatology and gynaecology as well as family medicine. We believe that it is our job to help you recover, should you become ill, but more importantly to assist you in maintaining a healthy way of life and preventing illness.
To ensure the best care for you and your family, Pierneef-Med also provides additional services e.g. Physiotherapist, Clinical Psychologist, Dietician as well as a Specialist Neurologist and Physician that works closely with us ensuring that your health is in good hands. Family comes first and at Pierneef-Med we strive to treat every patient that visits us as a family member. We invite you to come and meet our team of doctors and friendly staff where you will receive excellent health care and a warm welcome to get you back on your feet.
What we do
Dr Yvette Lamberts
Dr Yvette Lamberts started Pierneef Med in 2010. As mother of twin boys she divides her time between family and medicine. As General Practitioner she enjoys the variety of patients as well as illnesses that never fails to deliver an exiting day. She has a special interest in Dermatology and Aesthetic medicine, and spends her free time at Pierneef Medi-Spa providing aesthetic procedures and training fellow colleagues in the fast expanding field.
Dr Karen van Wyk
As General Practitioner, Dr Karen van Wyk enjoys the variety and personal interactions of general practice. She particularly likes small procedures such as wart and mole removals, as well as suturing and wound care.
Dr Stefanie vd Merwe.
Dr Stefanie vd Merwe is a General practitioner, with a special interest in gynaecology. She provides routine gynaecological examinations,sonars and pap smears as well as the diagnosis and treatment of menopausal patients. As mother of 3 children she has a passion in proving other mothers-to be with guidance and compassion in confirmation of pregnancy and pre-natal care up to 12 weeks.
We are a general physiotherapy practise based in Pierneefmed Family Medical Practise. Between the sisters, Helene Verbeek and Gerda Cilliers we have over 40 years of experience in various areas of physiotherapy treatments. Helene has done numerous post-grad courses over years with two full year courses in OMT1 (University of the Free State) and Women’s Health (University of Stellenbosch). Of recent years she has extensive knowledge of connective tissue dysfunctions with a special interest in pelvic floor dysfunction, long distance and trail running injuries. Helene herself has a keen interest in ultra-marathons and trail running, has completed the Comrades marathon 5 times successfully and has done numerous trail running races.
Gerda has extensive experience in ICU and lung pathology physiotherapy having worked in Kuilsrivier Medi-Clinic for many years. Gerda is the driver behind the practice Injury at Work department that deal with Compensation Fund patients. She also run the Workwell department that deals with disability claims, the Road Accident Fund and job matching. Gerda is also a keen tennis player and trail running athlete. We work in a close relationship with all the doctors in Pierneefmed as a multi disciplinary team in planning and deciding on the treatment for patients. In our multi-discipline group is biokineticists, orthotists, dieticians, sonar and x-ray departments and various specialists’ doctors.
Dietician: Luzaan du Preez
Even though there is so much more to an individual than simply what they eat, health has shown to be largely influenced by lifestyle and eating habits. As dietitian, Luzaan’s passion is to obtain optimal nutrition and to either prevent specific conditions, or aid in the treatment thereof. She loves working with a wide range of clients as each individual is unique.
Luzaan’s special interests include assisting clients with managing Diabetes, Rheumatoid arthritis, Weight management especially Orthopaedic patients, Hyperlipidemia, Hypertension, gastroenterology (including IBS, IBD and food intolerances). Her experience as a health professional has made her a firm believer that “prevention is better than cure”
Tel: (012) 329 9048 / 9
Fax: (012) 329 9061
Address: 917 Pierneef Sreet, Villiera, Pretoria, 0186