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Albert Van Zyl, MD

4.7 out of 5 stars

Accepting New Patients



Clinical Interests:

Chronic medical care
Health maintenance
Preventative medicine

Languages Spoken:


Patients Treated:

Young Adults


Dr van Zyl was born in New York City. He grew up in Canada, South Africa, and Greece.  He finished medical school in Cape Town. He did an internship as a House Officer, in General Surgery and Internal Medicine at an Oxford University affiliated hospital in Wales. He finished a family residency at the university of Florida. He also served on the board of directors for the Florida Academy of Family Physicians.

He has been practicing at LPG Family Practice of Clayton Court for over 20 yrs. He is Board Certified in Family Medicine and fluent in Afrikaans and English. He enjoys boating, cruises and travelling to exotic destinations.

Education & Training

Medical School:

University of Stellenbosch, Cape Town, South Africa


The Hereford County Hospital (affiliated with Oxford University), United Kingdom
Royal Preston Hospital, United Kingdom


Family Medicine Residency, University of Florida-North Broward Hospital District, Coral Springs

Board Certification(s):

Family Medicine

Patient Reviews

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  • 4.7out of 5 stars

    Explained Things Clearly

  • 4.7out of 5 stars

    Involved in Care Decisions

  • 4.6out of 5 stars

    Spent Enough Time

  • 4.7out of 5 stars

    Listened Carefully

  • 4.8out of 5 stars

    Showed Courtesy & Respect

  • 4.7out of 5 stars

    Likelihood to Recommend

4.7 out of 5 (494 ratings, 216 comments)

  • Jul 3, 2024

    Everyone was everything they should be! Very kind and helpful! Dr. Van Zyl was the best! He put me at ease, about my health concerns! Also, my daughter was very impressed and wants him to be her twins, Dr! He was totally outstanding.

  • Jul 3, 2024

    Miss [ ]. Taylor was knowledgeable and nice.

  • Jul 3, 2024

    Total team is good

  • Jun 30, 2024

    Dr. Expressed care about my health and happiness

  • Jun 28, 2024

    Yes... everyone. I was thrilled with all of them. Thank you !!!

  • Jun 28, 2024

    everyone excellent

  • Jun 24, 2024

    Dr Van Zyl and the nurse that administered my [ ] were excellent. They were friendly, informative, and really cared about my health concerns.

  • Jun 20, 2024

    Been with Dr Van Zyl for over 15yrs. He has my complete trust, and his nurse was friendly, helpful, and professional...she's a keeper!

  • Jun 20, 2024

    I am still experiencing [ ] in my [ ] hopefully in a full days it will start to feel better

  • Jun 17, 2024

    Dr. Van Zyl is always a pleasure to work with. He always takes the time to engage and help when needed.

  • Jun 14, 2024

    I think they are all wonderful

  • Jun 13, 2024

    Total visit was a pleasant experience.

  • Jun 13, 2024

    Dr Van Zyl’s’ nurse

  • Jun 12, 2024

    Everyone was great from the staff to the doctor staff

  • Jun 12, 2024

    The doctors and the staff are great

  • Jun 12, 2024

    The staff and the doctor and the nurses were excellent I would recommend them to everyone in fort Myers he is a good doctor very good

  • Jun 11, 2024

    Always feel like they truly know us. The nurse that did the intake and preliminary review recalled specifically that I was no longer [ ]. She had not seen us for several months. I really appreciated that.

  • Jun 10, 2024

    Doctor Van Zyl is an outstanding doctor. He is very knowledgeble and personable. Doctor Van Zyl has provided care for my [ ] son for many years and has my highest recommendation for anyone needing medical care.

  • Jun 4, 2024

    Dr Van Zyl’s nurse has a great personality and is very easy to communicate with.

  • May 29, 2024

    I’ve been a patient of Dr. Van Zyl for nine years. He has excellent chair-side manner. He listens carefully to my concerns and takes action (tests, referrals, etc) effectively. He is one of few doctors I have consulted who takes the necessary amount of time in a visit.

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