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, Hoosain & Associates is dedicated to providing a comprehensive breast and thyroid health management service.

The Panorama, Cape Town, practice 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


The team at Apffelstaedt, Hoosain and Associates offers a personalised breast and thyroid health service that exceeds internationally leading indicators of quality in a caring environment.


The team at Apffelstaedt, Hoosain 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.

The current formal collaboration is with the Reach for Recovery Ditto Project in the Western Cape.

Click here: The Ditto Project for detailed information.

If you would like more details, email us on info@apffelstaedt.com


Apffelstaedt, Hoosain & Associates is a multi-disciplinary Breast, Thyroid and Parathyroid centre offering comprehensive clinical, and appropriate imaging assessment services, for any breast, thyroid and parathyroid health and cancer-related matters.


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 1125 (Direct) / +264 (0)61 287 1103 (PHCC reception)
South African Practice: info@apffelstaedt.com
Namibian Practice: apffelstaedt@paramounthcc.com
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