Dr Brenna Weaver

Dr Brenna Weaver | Author | The Lowdown

Dr Brenna Weaver MBChB (WITS) is a South African trained doctor, who became passionate about women’s health whilst working in under-resourced, rural communities, doing everything from Caesarean sections to contraceptive drives. She will be working with The Lowdown as a writer, bringing a different perspective to the team, and checking our medical content. You can contact Brenna on LinkedIn.


  • Women’s health
  • Palliative care


  • MBChB (WITS)


  • Clinical Associate, The Mews Practice
  • Doctor, Emmaus hospital/KwaZuluNatal department of health 
  • Doctor, Groote Schuur hospital/Western Cape department of health 

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