Dr Joe de Beer is in private Orthopaedic practice in Cape Town, and Stellenbosch. His practice is confined to the care of shoulders. He has great interest in Sportsmen, and treats the shoulder injuries of the national rugby team. Furthermore, he treats large numbers of various pathologies, including fractures, degenerative joint disease, rotator cuff disease, and others.
He is a keen shoulder arthroscopist, and has developed an expertise in ultrasound of the shoulder, both diagnostically and for intervention.
He is the editor of the International Journal of Shoulder Surgery, and has published various articles
and has given overseas presentations on many occasions.