Mr DeKiewiet obtained his medical degree in Stellenbosch University, South Africa in 1982. He has a Fellowship in Surgery/Orthopaedics from Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh.
Mr DeKiewiet completed:
Paediatric Orthopaedic Speciality - training in the Woman's Childrens Hospital Adelaide and Oscar Haleno Hain, Berlin.
Trauma - at the Royal Adelaide Trauma Unit.
Limb Reconstruction Speciality - at Borgstrom Hospital Verona, Kurgeon Institute Russia, International Centre for limb lengthening Baltimore.
Hip Reconstruction Surgery - Inselspital, Bone, Switzerland.