Shelly Beach Hospital Dr Khan

Dr F Khan

MB.ChB (Stellenbosch)

Practice Number: 0252786


Tel: 071-010-1786

ShepMed Building, 17 Reynolds Street , Port Shepstone

General Practitioner

Dr F Khan studied at Stellenbosch University, where he qualified in 2003. His post graduate clinical experience in Western Cape included:

  • Neonatal ICU – 3 months
  • Paediatric ICU – 3 months
  • General Paediatrics – 3 months

These rotations were completed at Somerset Hospital, a teaching hospital which falls under the Groote Schuur and UCT academic complex.

  • General Surgery (Paarl Regional Hospital)
  • Casualty/Trauma (Paarl Regional Hospital)

Paarl Regional Hospital is a teaching hospital which falls under the Tygerberg/Stellenbosch University complex.

Dr Khan then relocated to KZN where he worked at St Andrews Hospital as a Medical Officer until 2006.  St Andrews Hospital is a busy rural hospital where young doctors work under minimal supervision.

Dr Khan established a private GP practice in Port Shepstone 2006.

  • While in private practice, he did calls at Casualty at Hibiscus Hospital from 2006 to 2010.
  • He also admitted and managed in-patients.
  • He assisted a General Surgeon on a full-time basis and assisted two experienced Obstetrician and Gynaecologists when needed.

He left the private practice in 2015 in order to gain further experience in an academic setting – Port Shepstone Regional Hospital.  He worked as a Grade 3 MO and was personally involved in the teaching of junior medical officers and medical interns.

He completed rotations in:

  • Internal Medicine
  • Orthopaedics and Traumatology
  • Anaesthetics and peri-operative medicine
  • Critical Care ICU

After graduation, Dr Khan remained devoted to continuing medical education and professional development. He has attained the following postgraduate qualifications:

  • Sub-aquatic and hyperbaric medicine, which includes diving emergencies.
  • AO trauma course
  • Neonatal resuscitation training
  • ACLS
  • Abdominal Ultrasound
  • Basic Obstetric Ultrasound
  • Advanced Diabetic Management
  • Male sexual health – by Mens Clinic International
  • Advanced Pharmacology
  • Basic isiZulu course
  • Annual updated in cardiology and obstetrics and gynaecology at UKZN