Dr Paul Blaauwhof

Dr Paul Blaauwhof - Gynaecologist/Endoscopic Surgeon

I am honoured and delighted to be recognized by Netcare for my contribution to medicine, specifically surgeries for endometriosis ,urogynaecology and chronic pelvic pain in the past 20 years

Netcare Award

Gynaecologist Dr Paul Blaauwhof has successfully performed South Africa's first laparoscopic pectopexy operation at Netcare Rosebank Hospital in Johannesburg.

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Artsexamen (Leiden) 1983

FCOG(SA) 1992

MRCOG(London) 1994

ISGE certification 2000

Certified minimally invasive gynaecologist by ESGE (European Society of Gynaecological Endoscopy ), Barcelona, Spain 2016


South African college of obstetricians and gynaecologists (SASOG)

Nederlandse Vereniging van Obstetrie en Gynecologie (NVOG)

International Uro-Gynaecology Association (IUGA)

American Association of gynaecological laparoscopists (AAGL)

International Society of gynaecological endoscopy (ISGE)

International Academy of pelvic surgery

International Gynecologic Cancer Society (IGCS)

Accreditations and Certifications

Certified minimally invasive gynaecologist since 2016

Certified neuropelveology level 1 passed 2019

Special Interests

Minimally invasive gynaecological surgery



Chronic pelvic pain