Welcome to Cato Med
We offer consultations to patients with most medical aids, as well as to those who prefer to pay cash.
We’re happy to accommodate your scheduling needs, we prefer to have scheduled appointments but we do accept walk-ins.
We provide care for patients with urgent or life-threatening medical conditions. Our emergency facility is staffed by highly trained healthcare professionals.
Not Your Typical Doctor’s Office
Our Medical Services
A medical imaging test that uses radiation to create images of the inside of the body. X-rays are used to diagnose and monitor a wide range of medical conditions.
A medical procedure that screens for cervical cancer by collecting and examining cells from the cervix.
Public-private collaborations that work to develop new medical products for neglected diseases. PDPs are essential for bringing new treatments and vaccines to people who need them most.
- Skin lesion removal
- Removal of skin tags, moles, warts, and cysts
- Wound closure
- Stitches, staples, and glue
- Abscess drainage
- Laceration repair
- Foreign body removal
- Ingrown toenail removal
Lung Function Test
A group of tests that measure how well the lungs are working. PFTs are used to diagnose and monitor a variety of lung conditions.
A medical test that records the electrical activity of the heart. ECGs are used to diagnose and monitor a variety of heart conditions.
A branch of medicine that focuses on the health and safety of travellers, including preventive care, pre-travel counselling, and treatment of travel-related illnesses.
Assistance with diagnoses, treatments and follow up of all HIV patients and HIV related diseases.
Hormonal treatments specifically for female menopause and male andropause. Treatment for any other endocrine system.
Our Aesthetic Services
A neurotoxin that is injected into the muscles to relax them and reduce the appearance of wrinkles and fine lines.
Injectable substances that are used to add volume to the skin and reduce the appearance of wrinkles and folds.
Acids that are applied to the skin to remove the top layer of dead skin cells and reveal the new, smoother skin underneath.
We are proud to offer our patients access to a team of highly qualified doctors, who are dedicated to providing the best possible care.
Dr. Pieta Erasmus - MBChB, DOH, Diplomat Anti Aging
• Specialised Ageing (Hormonal Treatment)
• Facial/Skin Treatments
Read more about Dr Pieta Erasmus
Dr. Pieta Erasmus is a passionate advocate for preventive medicine, with a focus on hormone treatment for both females and males. He has been practising medicine since 1990 and has patients from all over South Africa, as well as some patients residing abroad.
Dr. Erasmus’s goal is to provide optimal hormone balance to improve overall health and well-being. He prefers to use bio-identical hormones, but he acknowledges that any hormone treatment is better than not addressing the issue at all. He also provides patients with guidance on lifestyle changes, such as exercise and diet, as part of a holistic approach to care.
Dr. Erasmus is continuously informed about the latest research in hormone treatment, ensuring that his patients receive the most updated and evidence-based treatment options.
Completed the Comrades marathon 10 times, demonstrating perseverance, resilience, and commitment to long-distance running.
– Participated in numerous races, including a 50-mile trail run, showcasing my endurance and ability to conquer challenging terrains.
– Competed in the prestigious Cape Epic mountain bike race, highlighting my skills in off-road cycling and teamwork.
– Successfully completed three full Ironman races, showcasing dedication, discipline, and the ability to excel in three demanding disciplines: swimming, cycling, and running.
– Completed ten half Ironman races, displaying consistent performance and the ability to maintain high levels of fitness and endurance.
– Exceptional physical fitness and stamina, developed through years of training and participation in various sports.
– Strong mental resilience and ability to push through physical and mental barriers.
– Excellent time management and organization skills to balance training, competitions, and other commitments.
– Team-player mindset with experience in collaborative events, such as the Cape Epic mountain bike race, emphasizing teamwork and camaraderie.
– Goal-oriented mindset with a focus on personal growth and continuous improvement.
Dr. John Do Vale - MBChB, Diploma of Occupational Health, Post Graduate Diploma in HIV Management
• HIV Management
• Occupational health
Dr. Gavin Nettleton - MbChB
- Specialised Travel Medication