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Dr Cornelis Gouws


MBChB (UP) Dip Ophth (SA) FC Ophth (SA)

Dr Cornelis Gouws is a General Ophthalmologist with a keen interest in Oculoplastic Surgery, Retinal Surgery, Pediatric Ophthalmology and Cataract Surgery. He loves to see people smiling when they leave his practice. He is passionate about people and wants the very best for his patients.

He qualified as a medical practitioner at the University of Pretoria. Then continued his training in Ophthalmology under Dr. F. Stegmann in Limpopo at an amazing eye unit in Mankweng that was devoted to serving the community.

He completed his Ophthalmology training under Professor R. Stegmann at GaRankua through the Colleges of Medicine of South Africa. He served the community for six years at the Dihlabeng Provincial Hospital in Bethlehem in the Free State. Before joining Envision Centre for Sight he worked in the Cayman Islands for two years. He has a vision to improve the lives of many by joining arms with his fellow ophthalmologists.

Dr Cornelis loves spending time with his family and the Lord. He loves nature, the outdoors, reading and running. An adventure addict without limits. He enjoys skiing, snow boarding, kitesurfing and hiking.