DOCTORS

DR JACOBUS EVERHARDUS BOUWER

MBChB, Dip PNS, MMed (Rad T)

CLINICAL RADIATION ONCOLOGIST

(Wilgers Practice)

Dr Koos Bouwer was born in Bellville, Cape Town where he grew up and matriculated at D F Malan High School. He studied at the Free State University where he was a member of the first group of 40 students to obtain a MB ChB degree in 1976.

This was followed by 2 years of military service.

He then practiced as a general practitioner from 1980 till 1991 before embarking on postgraduate studies at the University of Pretoria where he qualified in radiation oncology.

On 1 July 1995 he commenced with private practice in Pretoria with his university promoter, Prof A S Alberts as a clinical and radiation oncologist and became a founder and director of the A B J Oncology Group.

He is currently practicing at the Wilgers Oncology Centre with special interest in conformed, VMAT and body stereo-taxis radiation technology.

In his spare time he cycles, plays tennis, is an enthusiastic piano and pipe-organ player. He also loves the 4 x 4 touring and venturing into neighbouring countries.