Dr. R Vorster

Category : MEDICAL
Aug 27, 2020

COVID-19 Disclaimer

Masks are mandatory for all patients to attend in person appointments.

Please attend your appointment alone, unless you require a translator or caregiver.

If you experience any of the following symptoms, or answer yes to the following questions. It is a PRIME physician policy for our patients to please book a phone call or virtual appointment first at this time.

These symptoms/questions include:

  1. Nausea, vomiting or diarrhea
  2. A stuffy or runny nose
  3. Loss of smell or taste
  4. Have you had any contact with a case COVID-19
  5. Have you travelled recently

Online booking for current patients of Dr. Vorster, please click Here

Dr. Vorster has also created an information page on IUC's for her patients, please click Here to read.

Dr. Vorster was born and raised in South Africa, and came to Canada in 2009, where she began her medical practice. Since then she has worked as a Pregnancy Care Physician and Family Practice Anesthetist.

After 10 years working with contraception and pregnancy, and pioneering obstetrical epidural services in Yorkton, Saskatchewan, she moved to Kelowna in 2017. She is passionate about working with all women to deliver the best possible care and options in women’s health.

Dr. Vorster has delivered countless babies and cared for many mothers and young women in her career. She believes Intrauterine Contraception has revolutionized our female world and she is excited to see how it consistently empowers woman.

“We finally have reliable, safe options when it comes to pregnancy planning, contraception and cycle control. My passion is to make this available to everyone regardless of age, social standing or finances.”

Whether you are just starting out on your journey as a young woman, building a family, or moving on to the next chapter, intrauterine contraception may very likely benefit you!

For new patients interested in consulting with Dr. Vorster, please email: medical@primekelowna.ca or call the clinic at: 778-699-8314

For Walk-in appointments, please, first call the clinic to discuss COVID-19 protocols before arrival. For walk in hours and availability, please click Here

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