CATEGORIES AND SUBSCRIPTION RATES

Membership may be granted to any person who is a medical practitioner and is registered within the Republic of South Africa as an orthopaedic surgeon or who has a special interest in the practice of orthopaedics.

SAOA Membership Categories

  • Associate Membership: Medical practitioners who have a special interest in the practice of orthopaedic surgery but have not yet qualified as orthopaedic surgeons.
  • Full Membership: Medical practitioners who are registered as specialists in the field of orthopaedic surgery
  • Affiliate Membership: Medical practitioners who have a special interest in the field of orthopaedic surgery or are registered orthopaedic surgeons and are resident outside the Republic of South Africa.
  • Emeritus Membership: Full or Affiliate members who have retired from active practice or attained the age of 67 years.
  • Extraordinary Membership: Non medical practitioners who have a special interest in the field of orthopaedic surgery.

2020 SAOA Membership subscription rates incl VAT

Associate membership R  1 530.00
Affiliate membership R 3 500.00
Extraordinary membership R 3 400.00
Full membership incl SAOA Combined Registry Levy R 7500.00 (R5300 Membership fee + R2200 Combined Registry Levy)