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Guts, Determination and all Heart: Allie Coetzee

 

Life has thrown so many curve balls at Allie Coetzee, but he has not lost his spirit in any of these challenges! 

He was amputated 2 years ago, above the knee, which for an older person is a huge set back in life. 

I met Allie last year August and he hardly had...

Gert Cronje

 

Meeting someone before a selective amputation, where the person must make a decision to amputate a leg or not, is always a situation one must handle in a positive, sensitive and understanding way.

I met Gert Cronje four and a half months ago, where he struggled with a...

Christopher Janse van Rensburg Update: More Determined and Stronger Than Ever

 

Christopher has made virtual leaps and bounds in his progress since the last time saw I saw him. At 16, Christopher Janse van Rensburg was diagnosed with Fibromatosis and struggled for three years with his condition. In that time, he had seven operations in an attempt to...

Callan and Jaco are Jetting Off to Scotland!

 

On the 24th of October, 2019 Jaco Deist’s patient, Callan Erasmus and his family are setting off to Scotland where Callan will continue his prosthetic journey. Callan and his family are elated and extremely excited to be a...