Dr Swanepoel lives and works in Newcastle upon Tyne.
Half his practice is as an NHS GP and other half is spent as the named GP for safeguarding (adults and children) for two local Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCG).
He undertook his undergraduate medical training in his native South Africa and completed higher professional exams in general practice and paediatrics and a masters in Child Public Health in London.
He enjoys old fashioned general practice and keeps fit by cycling to work, playing racquetball and doing Aikido.
Other post held
- Locum GP & GP Child Safeguarding Lead at North Tyneside and Northumberland CCG
- GP Adult Safeguarding Lead at North Tyneside CCG
Dr Riaan Swanepoel does not hold a share or financial interest in this hospital, another Nuffield Health hospital or the company.
Dr Riaan Swanepoel does not have a share or financial interest in equipment used at this hospital or another Nuffield Health hospital.
Dr Riaan Swanepoel does not hold any paid advisory role(s) at this hospital or on behalf of Nuffield Health.