Dr. Hedi van der Watt
MBChB DCH FCP
Fluent in English, Afrikaans and German.
I joined Dr Wewege & Associates in June 2004 and have been an associate for the last 16 years.
Copperfield is the oldest and most established paediatric practice in the Southern Suburbs.
I was actively involved in Oncology and Haematology under the late Prof Peter Jacobs and assisted in the care of children undergoing chemotherapy and bone marrow transplants mainly for leukaemia and lymphoma. Recently I was co-author of a paper published in the New England Journal of Medicine (1999) on gene transplant therapy for Severe Combined Immunodeficiency Syndrome.