Meet the Neurosurgeon

Dr Coceka Mfundisi

Dr Coceka Mfundisi is a Specialist Neurosurgeon at Busamed in Modderfontein. She also worked in this capacity at Chris Hani Baragwanath Hospital, with a specific interest in paediatric neurosurgey.

She graduated from the University of Cape Town (UCT) with a Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery. She completed training as a Specialist Neurosurgeon with the Colleges of Medicine of South Africa and became an Admitted Fellow of the College of Neurosurgeons of South Africa. She further holds a Master of Medicine in Neurosurgery from the University of Pretoria. Dr Mfundisi became the first woman to qualify as a neurosurgeon from the University of Pretoria in its more than 100 year history. She is the second black woman to be admitted as a fellow of the College of Neurosurgeons of South Africa.

She served as a member of RAF Appeal Tribunal at the HPCSA. She is also a member of the Golden Lions Rugby Club Medical Committee. Her other notable achievements include:

We consult and treat children and adults with neurological conditions of the brain, skull and spine. Our consultations can be in or out-of hospital at the hospital we are currently a part of Busamed Modderfontein Hospital.

We accept all medical aids and/or cash paying patients. Before visiting Dr Mfundisi, you must get a referral from your treating doctor if you are using medical aid. We will follow up with your medical aids to see whether you have funds or not.

Dr Mfundisi is currently fluent in over 5 South Africa languages.