Dr. Steven Pretorius

Legal Medicine
Pretoria, South Africa
male

Locations

Medipark Medical Centre

Pretoria

Address

162 Panorama Road, Rooihuiskraal, Pretoria, South Africa
Directions

Dr Steven Pretorius

PRETORIA EAST

About

Bio

Qualified as Pharmacist in 1986 in Port Elizabeth. Thereafter qualified as medical doctor at Stellenbosch University in 1996. Underwent Advanced Cardiac Life Support and Paediatric Advanced Life Support training. Additional medico-legal qualification as Independent Medical Examiner (IME) from the American Board of Independent Medical Examiners (ABIME).

Specialties
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Legal Medicine

General Practice

Licenses

ZA

Languages spoken

Afrikaans

Doctor Q&A

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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Pretorius
Specializes in Legal Medicine
Early pregnancy: In the absence of things such as vaginal bleeding, you can lead a normal life during pregnancy (which is not a disease), with a few minor adjustments, ... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Pretorius
Specializes in Legal Medicine
Vaginal discharge: Most probably due to delaying the menses by manipulation the hormonal cycle. It should clear on its own in the next few weeks. If it becomes smelly or ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Pretorius
Specializes in Legal Medicine
Allergies: Sounds more like allergies, rather than infective. You may try a trial of an anti-histamine syrup, such as Loratadine for a few weeks to see if the sy ... Read More
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Thanks. Was worried about getting acid in my lungs but hopefully it wasn't enough to cause any damage. Appreciate you responding.
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Your answer was very helpful, thanks! Thank you so much,I switched her formula to Similac and she’s 100%
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Your answer was very helpful! Thanks :) will make an appointment with my GP, thank you!

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

University of Stellenbosch, South Africa
Graduated 1996MD

Affiliations

American Board of Independent Medical Examiners
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