About Dr m.s Jakoet

Joint Replacement Specialist 


Dr m.s. Jakoet

A qualified orthopaedic surgeon and fellowship-trained hip and knee arthroplasty surgeon, Dr Jakoet is proficient in the direct anterior approach, a minimally invasive way to do hip replacement surgery. He also performs roboticassisted total knee replacements and treats and manages the full spectrum of orthopaedic conditions (Except spinal). 

Dr Jakoet is a fellow of the College of Orthopaedic Surgeons of South Africa. He did his orthopaedic residency at Tygerberg Hospital and brings all that work experience into his private practice today.

Academic Qualifications 

  • Medical degree (MBChB). University of Cape Town 2009. 
  • Fellowship of the College of Orthopaedic Surgeons FC Ortho (SA). College of Medicine 2021 
  • Master of Medicine (Orthopaedic Surgery)- MMed, Stellenbosch University 2021.  
  • South African Orthopaedic Association endorsed Arthroplasty fellowship 2021-2022. Tygerberg hospital/Stellenbosch University.


  • South African Orthopaedic Association 
  • South African Arthroplasty Society


  • Part-time lecturer and final year examiner MBChB VI at the Faculty of Health Sciences, Stellenbosch University.  
  • Academic publications in both local and international medical journals  
  • Has delivered numerous talks at South African Orthopaedic Congress, South African Trauma Congress, the SA Orthopaedic Registrars Congress and at Stellenbosch University 
  • Reviewer for the South African Orthopaedic Journal