We are pleased to be able to announce the establishment of our Western Cape Branch. Dr Pieter Spies is a consultant urologist at Tygerberg Hospital and has been appointed as our Western Cape Medical Chairman. He studied medicine at Stellenbosch University, did his internship and community service at Dihlabeng Regional & Phekolong District Hospitals in Bethlehem in the Free State and then went on to specialise in Urology at Stellenbosch University. He has a real passion for men’s health.
Paddy O’Brien is a prostate cancer survivor who has established an e-mail support group with over 50 members. He has been appointed as our Western Cape Patient Affairs Board chairman. He was born in Cape Town but has lived in Namibia, Kimberly and Stellenbosch. He studied a BA at Pretoria University & a Higher Education Diploma through UNISA. Initially a teacher he now runs his own business.