Dr Ramesh L Bhoola is a Specialist Physician and Gastroenterologist practicing in Durban. In 1968, he qualified as a medical practitioner with an M.B.B.Ch B.A.O degree from Dublin’s University of Ireland. He then went on to earn his higher medical degrees in England, namely an M.R.C.P. London (1974) and an honorary fellowship to the Royal College of Physicians of the United Kingdom, F.R.C.P. F.C.P (Honorary), which he was awarded in 1996.
Since 1976, Ramesh has been actively involved in the public healthcare sector via his long-standing affiliation to the Nelson Mandela Medical School in KwaZulu-Natal. Initially, Ramesh provided gastro-enterology consulting services to the University and remains a part-time gastro-enterology senior lecturer and examiner for under-graduate medical students. He also provided managerial and administrative services to the Joint Medical Holdings Group and his Group Specialist Practice.