Dr Shrikant Peters

Manager: Medical Services – Main Theatre, ICU & Anaesthesia
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Groote Schuur Hospital, Western Cape Department of Health, South Africa

Shrikant Peters is the medical manager of main theatre, critical care and anaesthesia at Groote Schuur Hospital, in Cape Town, South Africa. He works in the Western Cape province, and was previously a public health medicine registrar, rotating through different offices in the Department of Health, including the provincial Public Health Unit, called Health Impact Assessment. Shrikant qualified as a medical doctor in 2010 at the University of Cape Town, did his internship in Durban, his community service in the Cape Flats area and medical officer time in Hillbrow, Johannesburg. He specialized in public health medicine through the Colleges of Medicine of South Africa in 2019. He currently manages the Theatre and Critical Care Functional Business Units of the hospital together with senior surgeons, anaesthetists, intensivists, and theatre and critical care nurses.