A 44-year-old male asked:
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i have had battled calcific tendinitis in my right shoulder for approx 3 years now. tried cotizone shots x3, and physio, its not getting better. please recommend the top orthopod in the greater joburg area?

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Dr. Nadia jane Loewke
Specializes in General Practice
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Answered on Apr 6, 2020

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