Lourens Coetzee, MD

After completing his ophthalmology degree at the University of the Free State, Lourens Coetzee, MD further developed his skill in cornea and refractive surgery under the guidance of Dr. Johan de Lange before starting his own private practice. He has also attended international courses including the Ziemer Academy course on blade-less cataract surgery at the Singapore National Eye Centre, a course at the European Vitreo-Retinal Training School in Bremen and A Cornea transplant course in Rotterdam.

Dr. Coetzee is a high volume cataract surgery due to the fact that he was a consultant for NGO’s like Doctors for Life and African Vision. Committed to research in refractive and cornea transplant surgery, Dr. Coetzee regularly presents at ophthalmic congresses and meetings.

A love of photography and art combined with a passion for mathematics and optics explains Dr. Coetzee’ special interest in cataract, cornea and refractive surgery and the slogan which embodies his practice: Passion for people, passion for eyes, passion for technology.


Envision Centre for Sight


14 Hertz Boulevard, CW1

Vanderbijlpark, Gauteng 1911 SOUTH AFRICA

Telephone – +27-16-931-0217

Email – Lourens@ENVISIONSight.co.za

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