DR L.U. Chimanga
specialist Obstetrician and Gynaecologist
About Dr Chimanga
Dr Lucia Chimanga is a specialist Obstetrician and Gynaecologist who has a private practice at Netcare Rosebank Hospital.After completing her AS levels, Dr Chimanga studied medicine at the University of the Witwatersrand and qualified with her MBBCh degree in 2010. She was awarded the University Merit Scholarships in 2005,2006,2007,2009 for passing the respective years with distinctions.
Dr Chimanga then started her internship at Tambo Memorial Hospital in the Eastrand in 2011.It is then that her love for Obstetrics and Gynaecology grew. She then completed her Community service at the same hospital in the O&G department where she perfected her skills.
In 2014 Dr Chimanga started training as a registrar in Obstetrics and Gynaecology at the University of Pretoria.Her well-rounded nature is seen as she was elected the Academic Representative registrar in her second year and Class Representative in her third year. She also formed part of the group of registrars that founded SAATOG (South African Trainees in Obstetrics and Gynaecology) in 2016. She is also the past secretary of SAATOG.
Dr Chimanga has a special interest in endoscopy. In 2016 she obtained the Bachelor in Endoscopy Certificate from the European Academy of Gynaecological Surgeons. In 2017, she qualified as a specialist Obstetrician and Gynaecologist with FCOG and MMed degrees.