16 March 2015

Health24 Stroke Expert - Dr. Naeem Brey

Meet Dr. Naeem Brey, Health24's resident Stroke Expert.


Dr Naeem Brey completed his MBChB (Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery) degree in 2003 at the University of Cape Town .

After internship at Kalafong hospital in Pretoria, and community service at Victoria Hopsital in Cape Town he went on to work at an infectious disease clinic for two and half years. During this time he acquired a Diploma in HIV Management from the College of Medicine South Africa. Following this he worked as as a medical officer in Internal Medicine and Neurology at Groote Schuur Hospital.

In 2010 he started he started specialising in Neurology at Tygerberg Hospital and graduated with his specialist exam in FCNeurol (Fellowship of the College of Neurology) in May 2013.

He currently works as a consultant in Neurology at Tygerberg Hospital.
He has a particular interest in stroke as well autoimmune and demyelinating neurological illnesses.

His current research areas include the treatment of Neuromyelitis Optica and it’s associations. This is being pursued as part of his MMed at the University of Stellenbosch.


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