1985-1990 University of Witwatersrand Medical School
Internship: Johannesburg General Hospital
Postgraduate Qualifications: 1998 FC Derm, College of Medicine
2001 MMed (Derm), University of Witwatersrand
Dr Hartshorne was the part-time consultant dermatologist at Chris Hani Baragwanath Hospital in Soweto, Gauteng from 1998 to 2009 where she taught dermatology registrars and ran the Gauteng Leprosy Clinic. She also started a private practice which included work in lasers and photodynamic therapy.
Honorary Consultant Dermatology, Eden District, Knysna Hospital
Honorary Consultant Dermatology, University of Stellenbosch, Department of Dermatology
Dr Hartshorne has a private Dermatology Practice in Plettenberg Bay, Western Cape.
Dr Hartshorne has a special interest in the management of skin cancers and was one of the first dermatologists to introduce Photodynamic Therapy as a treatment option. She also has been involved in Aesthetic Dermatology with a special interest in Cosmetic Products. In 2017 she successfully launched a new training workshop: Practical Aesthetics for the Dermatologist, teaching skills in topical aesthetic procedures such as chemical peels, microneedling and how to advise patients about cosmetic products and their use.
Memberships | Leadership
Executive Committee Member of SASDS, President
Executive Committee Member of AWDS (African Women’s Dermatology Society)
Consultant Cosmetovigilance Doctor for L’Oreal South Africa