Dr Zane Farina

Chief Specialist


Zane has been the Chief Specialist in Pietermaritzburg since July 2005, ensuring the development of a strong metropolitan wide service at all three hospitals. The department remains the single biggest Intern and Diploma in Anaesthesia training site in the country, with growth in the registrar and ICU fellow training programs. Zane is a National Assessor for the NCCEMD and a driving force in the Obstetric Anaesthesia Special Interest Society (OASIS) sub group, formed under SASA. His main interests include maximising training systems and the assessment of perioperative mortality.

PMB Anaesthesia

While employed in state practice you will be given the opportunity, and usually required to rotate through any of the hospitals.

This greatly facilitates good service delivery and esprit de corps.

quality care teaching.patient focused research

PMB Anaesthesia, Critical Care and Pain Management

    Departmental office hours

    Monday -  Friday     8:00 am - 5:00 pm