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Staff of The Cape Shoulder Institute

Dr Joe de Beer has a proud family of staff, who practice with him in Cape Town, Plattekloof and Stellenbosch.

Sam Miller

Practice Manager

Sam joined Dr de Beer’s practice in February 2011, and swiftly became an indispensable part of his team. She is Dr de Beer’s personal assistant and Practice Manager. Her main roles in patient care are the theatre bookings, and managing all accounts and medical aid related queries.

Sabelo Melapi

Sabelo Melapi

Scrub Technician

Sabelo has been part of Dr Joe de Beer’s practice since 2012. He came to us having completed his Operating Room Practitioners Course at Cape Town Mediclinic and has become Dr Joe’s right hand man!

Tossie Beetge

Tossie Beetge


Tossie joined Dr de Beer’s practice in August 2017, and assists with the smooth running of reception and patient bookings.