Welcoming a New Expert to Our Clinic
We are thrilled to announce the newest addition to our team at Dr. Wayne Cottrell’s clinic – Dr. Steven Miller MB BCh DTMH MMed FFPath MRCPath DipHIVMed. With September ushering in new beginnings, our clinic is all set to provide even more comprehensive healthcare services to our valued patients.
Introducing Dr. Steven Miller
Dr. Miller comes to us with an impressive track record in both adult and paediatric practice. His wealth of experience spans years of dedication in academic settings and private medicine. Such extensive training has honed his expertise, enabling him to cater to various medical needs.
Dr Miller’s extensive postgraduate qualifications include infectious diseases, sexual health, sexually transmitted infections, HIV, travel medicine, and vaccines. This makes him exceptionally adept at addressing various medical issues, from the most routine to more intricate ones.
Registered with both the GMC and the HPCSA (Health Professions Council of South Africa), Dr. Miller upholds the highest standards of medical practice.
Language should never be a barrier to quality healthcare in an increasingly global world. In addition to being fluent in English, Dr. Miller is also conversant in German, Dutch, and Afrikaans. This adds another layer of convenience and comfort for our diverse patient base.
“Treating others as one wants to be treated is as important as technical and scientific skill in arriving at an accurate diagnosis and providing effective treatment.” – Dr. S Miller.
Services Offered by Dr. Miller
Our patients can book appointments with Dr. Miller for:
- Adult and paediatric GP consultations:
This service caters to both adults and children. A General Practitioner (GP) is often the first point of contact for any general health concern. Whether it’s a routine check-up, initial diagnosis of a health issue, or consultation for various ailments and conditions, Dr. Miller’s vast experience will ensure that patients receive comprehensive care. His expertise in both adult and paediatric medicine means that individuals of all age groups will be in adept hands.
- Travel vaccinations:
Before travelling to certain regions or countries, specific vaccinations may be required to prevent illnesses prevalent in those areas. With his qualifications in travel medicine, Dr. Miller will administer the necessary vaccinations and advise on other health precautions to take when travelling.
- Sexual health and HIV consultations:
Sexual health is a significant aspect of overall well-being. Dr. Miller is qualified in sexual health, sexually transmitted infections, and HIV. He can provide advice, testing, treatment, and support for sexual health concerns, as well as write prescriptions for PREP, ensuring patients receive confidential and compassionate care. He also has extensive experience in seeing and helping patients from the LGBTQIA community.
Cryotherapy is a treatment method where cold temperatures remove abnormal or diseased tissue. It’s commonly used for skin conditions like warts but can also have other medical applications. Dr. Miller’s provision of this service ensures patients have access to this effective treatment option when required.
- More complex medical presentations:
Some patients come in with multifaceted health issues that require an in-depth understanding and a comprehensive approach to diagnosis and treatment. Dr. Miller’s rich academic background and vast experience in private and academic medicine make him well-equipped to handle such cases. He’ll be able to decipher, diagnose, and design an effective treatment plan for more intricate medical scenarios.
By understanding the depth and breadth of each service, patients can feel confident in seeking out Dr. Miller’s expertise for their healthcare needs at Dr. Wayne Cottrell’s & Co
With Dr. Miller joining us, we are excited to announce that our clinic will operate full-time again, and from September, we will also be open on Saturdays, ensuring that our patients receive timely and quality care daily.
At Dr. Wayne Cottrell’s & Co, we strive to provide the best care by integrating top-notch expertise with compassion and understanding. With the addition of Dr. Steven Miller, we are taking another significant step in this direction.
To book an appointment or know more about the services offered by Dr. Miller, don’t hesitate to contact us.
Welcome aboard, Dr. Miller! We are delighted to have you on our team and are confident that our patients will benefit immensely from your expertise.