ABOUT DR. KANNENBERG
Dr Suretha Kannenberg is a consultant dermatologist at the division of Dermatology at the University of Stellenbosch, Tygerberg Academic Hospital.
She is a born and bred Capetonian and earned her medical degree (MBChB) and Masters degree in Dermatology (MMed Dermatology) cum laude from the University of Stellenbosch. :She is registered with the Health Professions Council of South Africa and serves on the executive committee of the Dermatology Society of South Africa, Vitiligo Society of South Africa as well as the African Women’s Dermatologic Society.
She is also a member of the South African Society of Dermatologic Surgery, the European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology as well as the American Academy of Dermatology. She has authored a number of publications and book chapters and features regularly in the media in public awareness campaigns.
She gives lectures locally and internationally on topics close to her heart. She is actively involved in a number of community projects and spearheads patient support groups in eczema and vitiligo (on Facebook). She provides consulting services to peripheral hospitals, clinics and general practitioners.
Dr Kannenberg is very passionate about her calling and enjoys caring for babies right through to the elderly, from acne and eczema right through to aesthetic practices to enhance natural beauty.
She is married to Prof Coenie Koegelenberg (pulmonologist) and together they have two sons.