Dr. Kritzinger studied Medicine (MHChb) at the University of Stellenbosch and graduated in 1994. For the next two years, he worked at Conradie Hospital in Cape Town, first as an intern, then as a medical officer in general surgery and orthopaedics up until 1996.
In February 1997, he started working at the National Hospital in Bloemfontein as a registrar in die Department of Ophthalmology of the University of the Free State. After completing the final examination of the College of Ophthalmology (SA), he qualified as a fellow of the College in October 2000. He also received his M.Med (Ophth) degree from the University of the Free State cum laude.
Dr. Daniel J. Kritzinger went into private practice in 2001 in Johannesburg, and started his own practice in 2002. This practice is located at Visiomed Eye and Laser Clinic. Dr. Kritzinger’s main fields of interest in Ophthalmology are cataract and corneal surgery as well as all other forms of refractive surgery such as Laser Eye surgery.
He is married to Martinette and enjoys spending every minute outside Ophthalmology with his family.