Consultant Neurosurgeon

Special Clinical Interests

  • Spine Surgery
  • Pediatric Neurosurgery
  • Endoscopic Minimally Invasive Brain and Spine Surgery
  • Skull Base Surgery
  • Neuro Oncology
  • Neuro Trauma
  • Gamma Knife Therapy

Languages Spoken



Dr. Antony Thomas has worked for the past five years in Klerksdop/Tshepong Hospital, the only public hospital that offers tertiary care for Neurosurgery in the North West Province of South Africa. He was responsible for the management of the Neurosurgical department and for first one year he single-handedly ran the department while performing elective and emergency surgeries. He is committed to learning continuously, his goal is to serve and help people to the best of his skills, abilities and knowledge.

Education and Training

  • MBBS, Fr. Muller’s Medical College, India
  • Master of Medicine in Neurosurgery, University of Witwatersrand, South Africa
  • AOSpine Fellowship, Groote Schuur Hospital, South Africa
  • Pediatric Neurosurgery Fellowship, Acibadem Hospital, Turkey

Professional Experience

  • Specialist Consultant Neurosurgeon and Lecturer at Klerksdorp/Tshepong Hospital Complex and North West Province, Department of Neurosurgery, University of Witwatersrand.
  • Neurosurgical Medical Officer of Education at Klerksdorp/Tshepong Hospital Complex
  • Senior Registrar at Chris Hani Baragwanath Academic Hospital


  • Congress of Neurosurgeons
  • South African Medical Association
  • Medical Protection Society, UK
  • European Association of Neurosurgical Societies
  • South African Neurosurgeons Association
  • AO Spine
  • Euro Spine