Dr Candice Shah is a warm and friendly soul. She is passionate about treating and supporting children as they grow up to be their happiest and healthiest selves. Paediatric medicine is Dr Shah's higher purpose and her calling in life. She is deeply passionate about bringing holistic and mindful practices into her treatment plans.

Dr Shah believes that nurturing the health of children is vital for their future. Through her compassionate approach, she aims to support families as a whole rather than the child alone. It takes a village to raise a child, and Dr Shah guides parents along the journey of supporting their children in matters of the mind, body, and soul.


Dr Candice Shah obtained her Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery (MBChB) in 2012 from the Nelson R Mandela School of Medicine (UKZN). She then completed a Diploma in Child Health in 2015, and in 2021, she completed her Fellowship of the College of Paediatricians of South Africa (FC Paed (SA)). She also has qualifications in Paediatric and Neonatal Advanced life support. Dr Shah also has her Masters in Paediatrics (MMed). Dr Shah is currently based at Netcare N1 City Hospital in Cape Town.

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