Chane Cilliers, MD

MD: St. George’s University
Academic / Professional Bio: 

Where are you from?
Germiston South Africa originally before moving to the Bay Area in California
Why did you choose UA Family Medicine?
I chose UA family medicine due to the different opportunities afforded to the residents through the programs such as being able to work with refugees, learn Spanish, take part in a global health track and still have other opportunities to explore other avenues such as hospitalist medicine, obstetrics and women’s health.
What are you most excited about for life in Tucson?
Tucson is known for its food so I am very excited to try all of the different types of cuisine in the city. I am also very excited by all of the hiking and chances to be outside.
What are your interests or hobbies outside of Medicine?
Painting, hiking and tennis
What are your professional interests within Medicine?
My professional interests include full spectrum family medicine, women’s/ reproductive health and global health.
Favorite way to spend the day off?
Sleeping, hiking, hanging out with my dog
Top item on your “Bucket list”?
The top item on my bucket list is to visit every country in the world.