Dr Acela Lopez
Sea Point & Rondebosch
W: 08:30-13:00 F: 08:00-13:00 S: 08:30-13:00
Dr Acela Garrido Lopez originally hails from Cuba. She graduated from Havana University in 1988 and completed her 2 years of Community Service in Primary Health Care helping those in dire need in the most rural parts of Cuba. After completing her community service, she went back to Havana university in order to study towards a Specialist Degree in n Primary Health Care (Family Medicine), she graduated with a First in 1993. Dr Lopez worked as a primary care physician in Cuba until 1998 when she moved to South Africa. In South Africa, she worked in a few different state Hospitals, including Butterworth Hospital in the Eastern Cape and Port Shepstone Regional Hospital in KZN. As a multi-talented physician, she worked in different departments including paediatrics, internal medicine, psychiatry, anesthesiology, and the ICU. After working for several different companies in Cape Town Dr Lopez now works for Ingress Healthcare.