Dr Fatima Hoosain is a specialist surgeon at Apffelstaedt, Hoosain & Associates. She enjoys all aspects of General Surgery, with a particular interest in breast and thyroid health. This includes surgery for breast, thyroid and soft tissue tumours.

She has been involved in the publication of several journal articles and is also a member of the Breast Interest Group of South Africa (BIGOSA), the Association of Surgeons of South Africa (ASSA), the Surgical Research Society of South Africa (SRS) and the South African Colorectal Society.