Dr Mabu trained as a dermatology registrar at the University of the Witwatersrand( WITS University) and later worked as a consultant dermatologist at Pietersburg hospital . She treats diseases affecting the skin, hair and nails.

What is a dermatologist?

A dermatologist is a medical doctor who specializes in treating skin, hair and nail diseases. A dermatologist first has to qualify as a medical doctor, and then work as an intern followed by a year of community service. Dermatologists receive 4 years of specialty medical training to become experts dedicated to diagnosing and treating skin, hair and nail diseases.