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Dr Beatty was born and educated in Cape Town, South Africa. He completed his undergraduate studies in medicine at the University of Cape Town in 1997. He received a diploma for ophthalmology in 2002 and went on to specialize in Ophthalmology at the University of Stellenbosch in 2003. He received a MMed from the University of Stellenbosch as well becoming a member of the Fellowship of the College of Ophthalmologists in 2007.

At present Dr Beatty has private practices in Goodwood and Somerset West and operates at the Cape Eye Hospital in Bellville and Vergelegen Medi Clinic in Somerset West.

Both practices and hospitals are equipped with state of the art surgical and diagnostic equipment and are on a par with international standards. Friendly and efficient staff will deal with all your administrative and financial queries.

Dr Beatty offers the full spectrum of eye care and surgery, but has special interests in Cataract and Refractive surgery, Glaucoma, Diabetes and Macular Degeneration.

If you are researching cataract removal, eye laser surgery, glaucoma treatment, refractive surgery, Pterygium surgery, corneal transplant, the cost of cataract surgery in South Africa or searching for an eye specialist in Cape Town, please contact one of our practices where our qualified assistants are able to provide professional and friendly guidance.

He is affiliated with the following Ophthalmologist societies:

  • Ophthalmological Society of South Africa
  • South African Society of Cataract and Refractive Surgery
  • Health Professions Council of South Africa
  • South African Glaucoma Society