Visit to Mohs Unit in Australia – Prof Charl Vinciullo

Dr Pieter du Plessis had the privilege to visit the Mohs Surgery Unit of Professor Carl Vinciullo in Perth, Australia during 2016. Professor Carl Vinciullo graciously shared knowledge and…

Visit from Fellowship Mentor – Dr Brett Coldiron

Dr Brett Coldiron, the Mohs Surgeon with whom dr Pieter du Plessis conductedhis ASDS ITMP Mohs Fellowship, visited the Skinmatters Mohs Unit in 2016. Dr Coldiron, a Past-President of…

South African Mohs group Established

The South African Mohs Group was founded at the recent 2016 Combined Congress of the South African Society of Dermatologic Surgery and the Dermatologic Society of South Africa. Dr…

Short course in dermatologic surgery

Drs Pieter du Plessis and Derek Odendaal presented the University of Stellenbosch endorsed Short Course of Dermatologic Surgery Part 1: Basic Surgery at the 2016 Combined Congress of the…

ASDS ITMP OUTSTANDING CONTRIBUTION MEDAL

In 2016 at the American Society of Dermatologic Surgery (ASDS) Annual Congress in New Orleans in the United States, dr Pieter du Plessis was awarded the ASDS ITMP Outstanding…

ASDS ITMP INTERNATIONAL MOHS FELLOWSHIP AT THE PRETORIA MOHS UNIT

The American Society of Dermatologic Surgery (ASDS) through their ITMP programme established an International Fellowship in Mohs Surgery in 2016. Selected units internationally could apply and were evaluated. Those…

SASDS DDSA Combined annual congress – Cape Town

Dr Pieter Du Plessis, in his capacity as President of the South African Society of Dermatologic Surgery (SASDS) was part of the orinizing committee of the very successful second…

1000 Mohs Cases

Mohs Surgery for complicated skin cancers is the Gold Standard method internationally providing the highest cure rates. In 2014 a Mohs unit was established at Brooklyn Day Hospital by…