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Originally published on Written by: JOAN VAN DYK Meanwhile, a lone specialist in the North West caters for 3.7-million people as four provinces are forced to send patients to Gauteng. There is not a single radiation oncologist left in Limpopo or Mpumalanga, according to an annual survey conducted by the South African Society of Clinical and Radiation…

Written by: JOAN VAN DYK for Bhekisisa Only two state cancer specialists remain in the province of more than 10-million people. Durban loses its last public sector oncologist today as shortages of specialists in the province continue. The doctor’s departure from Inkosi Albert Luthuli Central Hospital leaves KwaZulu-Natal with just two oncologists, both practising at Grey’s Hospital…

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