About Dr Ronit Okun-Netter
Dr Okun has over 20 years of experience as a doctor; She graduated in 2001 from UCT Med School, she then went on to specialize in Family Medicine graduating with Cum laude.
Dr Okun has spent most of her career in the state sector holding many senior and dynamic roles. One of the positions consisted of being the clinical manager and lead clinician at the District 6 clinic located in the heart of the CBD servicing +/-11 000 patients per month.
During the Covid pandemic she worked in the largest Covid-19 field hospital in Africa based at the Convention Centre in Cape Town. Following this she was an integral part of the outbreak response team providing clinical oversight and management for the largest telehealth Covid-19 project run by the Dept of Health where she gained vast experience in Telehealth.
She feels privileged to work in a profession where she can be of service to people and chose to specialize in family medicine as she enjoys the holistic approach to treating people as well as the opportunity to care for the whole family. Dr Okun values the importance of build trusting relationships with her patients. She approaches each consultation in a thorough and comprehensive manner.
Dr Okun is passionate about health promotion and disease prevention which involves empowering her patients to become the healthiest version of themselves by performing health screening, paying close attention to one’s lifestyle, state of mind and environment.