The First Private Teaching Hospital in South Africa, Johannesburg

Dr Brad Merwitz

Dr Brad Merwitz

MBBCh (Wits); FCP (SA); Certificate in Endocrinology and Metabolism

I qualified cum laude from the University of the Witwatersrand in 2004 and after completing my internship have focused my practice exclusively in the field of internal medicine, qualifying as a Fellow of the College of Physicians (FCP) in 2013. I subsequently entered a fellowship in endocrinology and metabolism at Wits University, attaining my certificate (Cert Endo and Metab) in 2016. Since March 2017 I have been working at Milpark Hospital as an endocrinologist and in January 2020 started consulting at Wits Donald Gordon Medical Centre

Clinical Focus

  • • Pituitary Diseases - Acromegaly; Prolactinoma; Cushings Disease; Non-Secreting Adenomas
  • • Adrenal Diseases - Hyperaldersteronism; Phaeocrhromocytoma; Addissons Disease
  • • Reproductive Disorders - PCOS; Ovo-Testicular Disorders And Hirsuitism; Hypogonadism
  • • Diabetes - Including Care Of The Pregnant Diabetic
  • • Disorders Of Bone And Calcium - Hyper- And Hypoparathyroidism; Osteoporosis
  • • Thyroid Illness
  • • Lipidology Including Cardiovascular Risk Management


  • Specialist Physician
  • Endocrinologist