The protest called by the SA Medical Association (Sama) and the Junior Doctors Association follows the fatal stabbing of Dr Senzosenkosi Mkhize in Middelburg while on duty on June 7.
They were expected to hand over a memorandum to the presidency demanding greater security.
The doctors carried placards which read: “Served Notice, Going Abroad” and “We risk our lives to save others”.
Sama spokesman Dr Norman Mabasa said: “We are angry. I don’t think we can be consoled. We cannot have doctors being mugged, hijacked and murdered.”
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