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Dr.Mark Maritz - Specialist
Orthopaedic Surgeon

Dr. Mark Maritz is based in Somerset West in Cape Town, South Africa, where he is in full time private practice at the new Busamed Paardevlei Private Hospital.

The image presents a surgeon, garbed in blue scrubs and a mask, preparing for a surgical operation. The surgeon holds a medical instrument in his hands, displaying complete concentration on the task. Partially visible to the left of the surgeon is a second individual, similarly dressed in medical attire. The background includes screen monitors, likely displaying pertinent medical information, establishing the scene as a technologically-equipped medical setting or operating room.

Orthopaedic Surgeon

Dr Maritz is a Specialist Orthopaedic Surgeon, with a focus on
foot, ankle and knee pathology.
The image depicts a person lying on a bed with a bandaged right foot. The individual is dressed in a white short-sleeved shirt and blue shorts. There is also a second person, likely a medical professional, attending to the patient's bandaged foot, as suggested by a visible hand applying pressure on the bandage. The scene is likely to be within a medical setting due to its focused attention to treatment.

Foot & Ankle Conditions

Evidence-based to achieve optimal results.
The image depicts an operating room scene involving two surgeons and a patient. The surgeons, dressed in blue medical gowns and white gloves, are conducting a surgery on the patient's knee. The patient is laid out on the operating table, with their right knee exposed for the operation. One of the surgeons is holding a medical tool with a long silver head and a black handle, and they are also seen using scissors. Furthermore, an electronic device seems to be connected to the patient's leg assisting in the surgical process.

Knee Surgery

Multi-disciplinary team approach.

The image showcases a medical operation taking place, particularly focusing on a person's foot. Two individuals, clad in blue and white uniforms and white gloves, are involved in the procedure. Their attire suggests they are surgeons or medical professionals. The brand name 'Stryker', implying use of professional medical or surgical equipment, is associated with the operation. The atmosphere follows that of a professional medical environment.

Minimally Invasive

Earlier weightbearing and return of movement.

Orthopaedic Surgeon

Dr Mark Maritz has fellowship experience in orthopaedics, both locally and internationally, including the prestigious Guys’ and St. Thomas’ hospital in London.

He has previously held positions as the Head of the Department of Orthopaedics in a hospital in Kwa-Zulu Natal, as well as the head of the Foot and Ankle unit at Stellenbosch University’s Faculty of Orthopaedics. He currently serves on the exco of the South African Foot and Ankle Societ

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