History About The Profession

We are a multi-disciplinary Breast and Thyroid Health Centre that offers a comprehensive clinical and appropriate imaging assessment service for any breast and thyroid health related matter.

Our dedicated and highly qualified team assists you to pro-actively manage your health as opposed to only managing disease.

With an environment designed for privacy and a focus on ongoing professional education, Apffelstaedt & Associates is dedicated to providing a comprehensive breast and thyroid health management service.

The practice of Apffelstaedt and Associates in Panorama, Cape Town, South Africa offers:

Breast health:

  • screening for breast cancer
  • clinical consultation with appropriate breast imaging which may be full-field digital mammography (FFDM) with computer aided detection (CAD) and/or ABVS (3D ultrasound) Automated Breast Volume Scanning / (2D) high-definition breast ultrasound
  • advice on appropriate management of any breast condition
  • routine breast health consultations for any breast health concern
  • individualised breast cancer risk assessments
  • genetic advice for familial breast cancer
  • comprehensive breast cancer management
  • an individual second opinion service on any breast related matter, including a clinical consultation and assessment of breast imaging, analysis of family history of breast/ovarian cancer and review of management of established breast cancer
  • breast cancer surgery (in-hospital)

Thyroid/Parathyroid health:

  • clinical consultations with appropriate thyroid/parathyroid imaging
  • advice on appropriate management of any thyroid/parathyroid concern
  • comprehensive thyroid cancer management
  • thyroid/parathyroid cancer surgery (in-hospital)

The practice of Dr Justus P Apffelstaedt Oncologic Surgeon in Windhoek, Namibia, offers:

  • Breast Health: clinical consultations
  • Comprehensive breast cancer management and management of any breast concern 
  • Breast cancer surgery
  • Thyroid/Parathyroid health: clinical consultations
  • Comprehensive thyroid/parathyroid cancer management and management of any thyroid/parathyroid cancer concern
  • Thyroid/Parathyroid surgery
  • Surgical Oncology
  • Soft Tissue Tumours
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The team at Dr Justus Apffelstaedt and Associates offers a personalised breast and thyroid health service that exceeds internationally leading indicators of quality in a caring environment.


The team at Dr Justus Apffelstaedt and Associates believes in empowering people to make informed decisions about their breast and thyroid health.


  • creating an environment that preserves the dignity of our patients
  • remaining at the forefront of scientific and technical advances in breast health and management of thyroid/parathyroid concerns
  • ensuring that academic correctness is the only driver of our health care decisions upholding our ethics in breast healthcare and management of thyroid/parathyroid concerns and remaining transparent and independent


Dr J Apffelstaedt regularly gives talks on breast and thyroid health matters

both in South Africa and Namibia and we support CSI initiatives.

Please contact us for details on info@apffelstaedt.com

47 Hennie Winterbach St
Panorama , Cape Town 7500

Paramount Healthcare Centre
Windhoek, Cnr. Heliodoor & Gen. Murtala Ramat Muhammed Streets
Eros, Windhoek, Namibia
Cape Town +27 (0)21 930 2662
Sharecall (SA Only) 08600 62662

Namibia +264 (0)61 287 118

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