Dr Sithembile Ngidi is a clinical radiation oncologist in private practice in Johannesburg. As an academic, a frontline worker with experience in both the private & public sector and a medical aid client she has a unique advantage of knowing all the different viewpoints of private healthcare. Her passion in advancing healthcare access and quality has led her to pursue the path of healthcare leadership and value-based care.
She has 15 years of experience in the healthcare industry as a practicing clinician but also as a healthcare leader, consultant, and advisor in the private healthcare space for various projects to improve access to oncology care. Providing academic, clinical governance, business strategy and technical support. She also holds the position of Clinical Oncology and Business Consultant and advisor to Impela Group Holdings.
She was an honorary lecturer for 2 years at the University of Kwa-Zulu Natal. She serves as a panellist and board member of the South African Oncology Consortium for the last 5 years.