DR MARK TORRES-HOLMES

Dr Mark Torres-Holmes is an oto(ear)-rhino(nose)-laryngologist(voice box specialist) with a special interest in, and further training as a head and neck surgeon. That involves in particular, benign (non-cancer) and malignant (cancer) tumours and conditions of the mouth, throat, voice box, sinuses, ear, skin of the head and neck, salivary glands and thyroid gland, as well as rare paediatric airway and neck lump problems.

He works as a consultant surgeon with the Morningside Head and Neck Multidisciplinary Team who meet weekly to discuss patient’s head and neck problems. He also has an interest in and collaborates closely with plastic surgeons Dr Peter Scott and Dr Chris Snijman in managing and operating on functional nose breathing problems.

Qualifications:

  • MBChB, University of Pretoria, South Africa, 2001
  • FCORL (SA), Colleges of Medicine of South Africa, 2009
  • Global Online Fellowship in H&N Surgery and Oncology, IFHNOS (International Federation of Head and Neck Oncologic Societies) in affiliation with Memorial Sloane Kettering Cancer Centre, Oct 2014 – Nov 2016
  • Observership at the MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, Texas, USA

Shelley Sher is Dr Torres-Holmes’ Practice Manager with extensive experience and skill understanding Mediclinic Morningside and medical funder administration.

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INDEPENDENT MEMBERS OF THE MULTIDISCIPLINARY TEAM INCLUDE:

Head and Neck Surgeons

Professor Chris Joseph - ENT
Dr Gavin Quail - ENT
Dr Lisa Burnell - ENT

Dental team

Dr Greg Boyes-Varley - Maxillofacial Surgeon
Dr Michael Michael - Maxillofacial Prosthodontist
Dr Noland Naidoo - Maxillofacial Prosthodontist
Sabine Harck - Oral hygienist

Plastic and reconstructive surgeons

Dr Dimitri Liakos
Dr Mark Phipson

Anesthesiology

Professor Analee Milner
Dr Rex Tweedie
Dr Victoria Jordan

Sandton Oncology Centre

Professor Bernard Donde - Radiation Oncology
Dr Nirasha Chiranjan - Radiation Oncology
Dr Keo Tabane - Medical Oncologist
Dr Sze Wai Chan - Medical Oncologist
Dr Ormonde Ogude - Medical Oncologist

Physicians

Dr Clifford Smith
Dr Nivesh Sewlall
Dr Grace Kaye-Eddie

Palliative care

Dr Edmund Schutze
Dr Craig Howes

Dietitians

Kathryn Green
Zahn Otto

Physiotherapy - Speech and Swallow therapy

Rehab Matters

Audiology

Kerryn Constable
Tanith Van Wyk

Radiology

Drs Bloch and partners
Aphrodite Gogakis - Rivonia Imaging
Philip Berk - Procare Radiology

Nuclear Medicine

Dr Sindy Perumal

Pathology

Professor Simon Naylor from Gritzman and Thatcher
Lancet
Ampath
Q lab