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Dr. Jan Joubert (Orthopaedic Specialist/Surgeon) has been
successfully performing AMIS procedures in partnership with Medacta since early 2007.

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Dr Jan Joubert completed his medical degree at Stellenbosch University in 1987. He then served his internship in East London and went on to spend one year in London training in several fascinating disciplines including orthopaedics and general surgery.

Dr Joubert was in general practice in Cape Town until 1995 after which he decided to further his studies and specialise in orthopaedic surgery. He completed his studies in 2001 achieving MMed and FCS from Stellenbosch Medical School. Dr Joubert has since been in private practice in Greenacres Hospital, Port Elizabeth. In 2008 he established his 2nd practice in Panorama Mediclinic and a 3rd practice in Stellenbosch followed in 2016. He operates from Stellenbosch, Panorama and consults in Port Elizabeth.

Dr Joubert has worked with several leading French orthopaedic surgeons – including Dr Frederick Laude, Dr Pascal Vie and Dr Pascal Moreau, training in the Anterior Minimal Invasive Surgery (AMIS) hip replacement technique.

Since specialising in the AMIS technique Dr Joubert has successfully performed more than 1 800 hip replacement procedures and is now the foremost orthopaedic surgeon performing minimal invasive hip replacements in South Africa. He has also been appointed as reference surgeon for the AMIS technique in South Africa. Dr Joubert is actively involved with research and the development of the AMIS technique in South Africa. Dr Jan is a people person and maintains a ‘phone me any time’ policy.

Medacta International is committed to becoming a preferred partner for new technologies such as total hip arthroplasty through the minimally invasive anterior approach (the AMIS approach = Anterior Minimally Invasive Surgery). 

Medacta Group is an industrial group mainly active in the field of production and sales of medical products. The mission of the Medacta Group is to allow patients to regain a healthier and more active lifestyle through products and services which render surgery and rehabilitation simpler, faster and more effective. In order to achieve this goal, as well as to facilitate the conception and development of new and better performing products, Medacta constantly work together with surgeons all over the world.