About Us

Dr Ockie van Zyl

Dr van Zyl completed his medical studies in Pretoria and Stellenbosch Universities. He began his work as an orthopaedic surgeon in 1997 and since 2001 has focused on knee surgery.

Dr van Zyl specialises in arthroscopic procedures, meniscus reconstruction, meniscus transplantation, ligament reconstructions, chondral procedures, minimally invasive  total and partial knee replacements, New Robotic Assisted total and partial knee replacements, all inside PCL & ACL reconstruction.

Dr Ockie van Zyl and Team

Dr van Zyl was the first surgeon in South Africa to perform actifit surgery for meniscal repairs. Dr van Zyl is a member of SAKS, SAOA, PCL Study Group, ISAKOS, ESSKA and ICRS

Mediclinic Panorama

The Cape Town Knee Unit is based at the Mediclinic Panorama.

Mediclinic South Africa, part of Mediclinic International, is the world’s sixth largest private medical group, combining international expertise with a unique philosophy & a highly skilled medical team.  

Mediclinic Panorama is a multidisciplinary hospital which offer the local, national & international patients a broad spectrum of specialist medical services, modern facilities, high-tech equipment and outstanding nursing care.

Hybrid Theatre
Mediclinic Panorama Hybrid theatre.