The First Private Teaching Hospital in South Africa, Johannesburg

Dr Berenice Christian

Dr Berenice Christian

MBBCh (Wits) 1990; FCP (SA) 1996

Dr. Berenice Christian is a specialist Rheumatologist. She completed her fellowship in Rheumatology in 1997, after qualifying as a Physician in Internal Medicine. Rheumatology is a sub-specialty of internal medicine and paediatrics, devoted to the diagnosis and therapy of rheumatic diseases involving joints, soft tissue, autoimmune diseases, vasculitis and heritable connective tissue disorders. A large percentage of Dr. Christian's practice is treating arthritis, but she consults on the full spectrum of Rheumatological conditions. She also lectures on the subject.

Clinical Focus

  • Osteoarthritis
  • Gout
  • Inflammatory Arthritis - Especially Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Inflammatory Back Pain
  • Tendinitis
  • Lupus; Vasculitis And Other Connective Tissue Disorders


  • Rheumatologist