Our leadership is defined by our unique culture and a dedication to giving outstanding patient care.

Our ambition is to set a new benchmark for patient care. We will work with our doctors and key strategic partners to deliver new and innovative ways of delivering care across emergency, critical care and day to day doctor visits.

Patients will continue to benefit via new models of care, expanded clinical services and innovation for which our Acute & Critical Care Centre of Excellence is renowned for.

Every Patient Matters

We work with you to provide a great care experience and strive to keep you safe when you are in our care. 

At the Acute & Critical Care Centre of Excellence, we enable our workforce to grow, develop and succeed; motivated by our purpose; every patient matters.

About Dr Coert Gous

dr coert gouwsAt the helm of Acute & Critical Care Centre of Excellence, CEO and founder Dr Coert Gous has a wealth of experience and knowledge of the industry and that becomes apparent when you look at his impressive list of achievements and education.

Dr Gous matriculated in 1994 and completed his Science degree (BSc.) majoring in the subjects of Human Physiology, Immunology, Human Genetics and Biochemistry at the University of Pretoria in 1998.

Six years later, in 2004, he completed his medical degree (MBChB) at the University of Pretoria. He subsequently obtained his Diploma in Forensic Medicine and Pathology (DipForMed(SA)Pat at the College of Medicine of South Africa, and he continued his studies at UNISA by completing a Certificate in Medicine and Law (Cert. Medicine and Law) in 2006.

Dr Gous believes that lifelong learning is important, in order to stay ahead of the fast-moving medical industry, and he has completed the following Emergency courses over the last 16 years: 

  • ATLS x 2A
  • CLS x5 (Prof. W Kloeck, Claassen & Claassen etc)
  • ACLS EP x3 (Claassen & Claassen)
  • PALS x2 (Claassen & Claassen etc)
  • ANLS x1 (Prof. W Kloeck)
  • AMLS x2 (Prof. W Kloeck)
  • Several Advanced and Difficult Airway Courses

Courses done over the last 2 years (2021 and 2022): 

  • AMLS
  • FCCS
  • ePoCUS

Dr Gous is someone who understands the value of customer service and the importance of listening to his patients. Understanding patient needs is something he considers to be an essential component of ensuring customer satisfaction and performance.

Every patient and family have different and unique needs. Coert’s goal is to design a bespoke individual treatment plan in order to help each and every one of his patients to achieve the best possible outcome, and does everything within his ability to ensure that his patients attain the results they are after.