Dr Kurt Schlemmer

Ear, Nose and Throat, Head and Neck Surgeon

Dr Kurt Schlemmer

Ear, Nose and Throat, Head and Neck Surgeon

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Dr. Schlemmer obtained his primary medical qualification (MBChB) from the University of Pretoria followed by a Masters in ENT from the University of Kwazulu Natal and the Fellowship of the College of Otorhinolaryngology of South Africa FCORL (SA)(with distinction).

He has more than 14 years of experience in the field of otorhinolaryngology and has a special interest in Otology and Neurotology as well as Lateral Skull Base and Head and Neck surgery



  • Myringotomy & grommet insertion
  • Meatoplasty & canalplasty
  • Tympanoplasty
  • Cholesteatoma surgery
  • Cochlear implants
  • Stapedotomy
  • Eustachian tube balloon dilatation
  • Neurotology & lateral skull base surgery
  • Tumours of the temporal bone
  • Endolymphatic sac decompression
  • Superior semicircular canal dehiscence occlusion
  • Bone conduction implants
  • Active middle ear implants

Head and Neck Surgery

  • Thyroid and parathyroid surgery
  • Parotid and salivary gland surgery
  • Malignancies of the head and neck
  • Endoscopic repair of pharyngeal diverticulum
  • Tracheostomy


  • Injection laryngoplasty
  • Thyroplasty
  • Microlaryngoscopy
  • Microsurgery for vocal cord lesions


  • Septoplasty
  • Endoscopic turbinectomy
  • Functional endoscopic sinus surgery
  • Anterior skull base surgery for frontal sinus drainage, CSF leaks etc.

Paediatric ENT

  • Tonsillectomy
  • Adenoidectomy
  • Supraglottopasty for laryngomalacia
  • Branchial cleft surgery
  • Injection sclerotherapy for congenital cysts