Qualifications


MBChB (Natal) 1997

FCDerm (SA) 2003

 

Dip HIV Man (SA) 2013

 

Academic Status


Sessional consultant dermatologist – Addington Hospital, Durban, South Africa

Treasurer of the Vitiligo Society of South Africa

Former Secretary: The KZN Dermatology IPA (Independent Practitioners Association)

Member of the European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology

Member: South African Dermatological Society

Member: Medical Association of South Africa

Member: HPCSA

Member: General Medical Council (GMC)

Private practice since 2004

Member of the International Society of Dermatology

Non-resident Fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology

 

Special Interests


Eczema
Psoriasis
Mole screening /mapping-dermoscopy
Detection and surgery of skin cancers
Viral warts immunotherapy
Treatment of keloids / hypertrophic scars
Botox therapy / skin rejuvenation
Paediatric dermatology
Skin prick / patch testing
Photodynamic therapy


Publications / Presentations


Publications / Presentations at International Congresses

M F Sacoor, Eruptive syringoma in Four Black South African Children. Clinical and Experimental Dermatology. November 2004, p 86-87.

M F Sacoor : Cutaneous Manifestations of Tuberculosis. South African Dermatology Review. Vol 4 No 3. 2004.

M F Sacoor, Three cases of Focal Dermal Hypoplasia( Goltz syndrome). Clinical and Experimental Dermatology. January 2005, p 35-37.

M F Sacoor: A Review of Reiter’s Disease. South African Dermatology Review. Vol 4 No 4. 2005.

M F Sacoor: Clinical Manifestations of Tuberous Sclerosis. South African Dermatology Review. Vol 5 No 2. 2005.

M F Sacoor: Erythrokeratolysis Hiemalis (Keratolytic Winter erythema): report of three cases. Poster presentation. American Academy of dermatology 65th annual congress. February 2007. Washington DC USA.

M F Sacoor: Erythrokeratolysis Hiemalis (Keratolytic Winter erythema): report of three cases. Poster presentation. American Academy of Dermatology and Venereology, Spring Symposium - May 2008. Istanbul, Turkey.

M F Sacoor, Intralesional Candida antigen in the treatment of resistant verruca vulgaris. Poster presentation, European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology, Spring Symposium - May 2008. Istanbul, Turkey

M F Sacoor, Treatement of keloids with intralesional bleomycin. Poster presentation. International Congress of Dermatology - May 2009. Prague, Czech Republic.

M F Sacoor, Treatment of keloids with intralesional bleomycin. Poster presentation. European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology - October 2009. Berlin Germany.

M F Sacoor, Intralesional Candida antigen in the treatment of resistant verruca vulgaris. Poster presentation, World Congress of Dermatology- May 2011. Seoul, Korea.

MF Sacoor: An update on Hyperhidrosis. South African Dermatology Review. 2011

MF Sacoor: An update on Hyperhidrosis. Skin Deep edition. 2011.

MF Sacoor : Treatment of keloids with intralesional bleomycin. South African Society for Dermatological Surgery Journal. Vol 3 , 2011.

 

MF Sacoor, a case series of Deep fungal infections in HIV. Poster presentation - World Congress of Dermatology - June 2015 - Vancouver Canada.