The First Private Teaching Hospital in South Africa, Johannesburg

Dr Jason Naicker

Dr Jason Naicker

MBBCh (Wits)FCP (SA); Cert Med Onc (SA)

Dr Jason Poobalan Naicker competed his undergraduate medical degree at the University of the Witwatersrand, graduating in the top 10% of his class. He completed his internship at Leratong Hospital in Krugersdorp and his community service year at Charlotte Maxeke Johannesburg Academic Hospital (CMJAH). It is during this time that his passion for oncology was ignited. After completing his Registrar time in Internal Medicine, Dr Naicker spent two years working as a medical advisor for pharmaceutical company, Janssen Cilag, covering their oncology and nephrology portfolios. Thereafter he returned to clinical practice and completed his certificate in medical oncology with distinction. He is currently a consultant medical oncologist in the department of Internal Medicine at CMJAH and is involved in medical student and fellowship training. career highlights include receiving the award for the most promising young oncologist at the 2015 SASMO congress.


Clinical Focus

  • Solid Tumours
  • Haematology (Benign And Malignant)
  • Pain Management
  • Palliative Care

Discipline

  • Specialist Physician / Medical Oncologist