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A way of life


Life Queenstown Private Hospital is a member of Life Healthcare, one of the largest private hospital groups in South Africa, operating 63 acute care facilities across the country.

Life Healthcare is recognised throughout the health industry for its high calibre healthcare professionals and excellent facilities.

We believe delivery of world class healthcare is achieved through a combination of unparalleled quality and clinical excellence; along with a true focus on the personal needs of our patients and their families.

Every day we subscribe to the core values of the Life Healthcare group, while individually striving to continually improve facilities, standards and technology.

At Life Queenstown Private Hospital our priority is to focus on the delivery of a special brand of health and care to patients. Within a world class hospital, this unique approach is what makes the difference.



Contact us


Physical address

Cnr Ebden & Griffith Street
Queenstown
5319

Postal address

Private Bag X7183
Queenstown
5320

Telephone 045 838 4110
Fax 045 838 4126
Email Siphokazi.nxopo@lifehealthcare.co.za
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Management

Our management can be contacted through our hospital´s reception desk or via e-mail.

Position Name
Hospital Manager Hendrik Swartz
Nursing Manager Benjamin Deyzel
Pharmacy Manager Xoliswa Goba
Patient Services Manager Yvette Maragh
Safety Co-Ordinator Wendy Smith
Marketing & Communications Coordinator Siphokazi Nxopo
Hospital Secretary Vuyelwa Mpontsana
Hospital Human Resources Manager Sipho Ndima



Our team

At Life Queenstown Private Hospital we understand that we have a responsibility to meet the expectations of those who are entrusted to our care as well as the expectations of their loved ones.

This realisation enables us to ensure that we focus on an experience of care for everybody who visits or is admitted to one of our hospitals or healthcare facilities.

All Life Queenstown Private Hospital staff participate in ongoing quality training `Q to the power of e`. Here we each come to appreciate the importance of quality in delivery of service and to embrace caring principles of empathy, ethics, excellence, energy and empowerment.

Results of ongoing patient satisfaction surveys tell us that a stay at Life Queenstown Private Hospital reflects the high standards of health and care we set out to deliver.



Our facilities

At Life Queenstown Private Hospital everything we do is focused on the delivery of high quality treatment and special, unique standards of care - whether for routine or more serious procedures.

Life Queenstown Private Hospital has 50 beds and 1 theatre.

There is an accident and emergency facility, with a doctor on call.



Medical and surgical disciplines

  • General surgery
  • General medicine
  • Obstetrics
  • Paediatric unit



Specialist facilities

Paediatrics
We have recently opened a brand new 10-bed Paediatric Unit at Life Queenstown Private Hospital to ensure that even our littlest patients receive the very best care.

Maternity
Life Queenstown Private Hospital has a specialised eight bed maternity unit.

The maternity unit comprises a four bed general ward, four individual private wards and two delivery rooms.

At Life Queenstown Private Hospital, we strive to provide a special birth experience. Our patient’s comfort and wellbeing are our top priorities. All rooms have been carefully designed and decorated to enhance the hospital stay. The facilities are further enhanced by an access controlled nursery.



Supporting doctors

The doctors listed below are private practitioners. Please enquire about their rates directly with the practice.

Our team of doctors is the best in the region and if you need to contact any of them, they will be happy to assist you with your queries.

Name Contact number

Anaesthetist(s)
Dr S Ramsander 045 838 4110

Dentist(s)
Dr P B du Toit 045 839 6294
Dr P Prinsloo 045 839 5990
Dr ST Cloete 045 839 6294

General practitioner(s)
Dr A Amoh-Boamah 045 838 4733
Dr A Mbotya 060 559 8081
Dr AOA Akinrinmade 071 854 3717
Dr B Ntantiso 045 839 2735
Dr D Nobetsiki 045 838 1560
Dr DR Gonzalez 045 838 1116
Dr EZ Fuzani 045 952 1019
Dr G Heathcote 045 839 7451
Dr J Pena 083 389 7804
Dr J Penhall 045 838 1432
Dr JP Meyer 045 838 1671
Dr JR Kankam 045 838 4733
Dr K Antwi-Anyimadu 045 839 4703
Dr K Fuzy 045 838 1104
Dr L Mateta 047 877 0990
Dr L Ndaba 045 838 5418
Dr L Ndamase 045 838 2457
Dr M Kwaza 045 838 5418
Dr M Zaula 045 838 6462
Dr N Fani-Sigcu 040 842 1063
Dr N Jafta 045 839 2735
Dr N Magida 045 838 3223
Dr NB Jada 045 838 5687
Dr NS Sihele 045 838 2834
Dr P Jafta 074 205 0798
Dr S Jwaqa 045 839 7451
Dr SME Christiane 045 838 1671
Dr W Xaso 045 838 1302
Dr WP Modisapudi 047 873 2795
Dr XKG Shasha 045 838 1671
Dr Z A Kwaza 045 838 6590

General surgeon(s)
Dr F Del Valle 045 838 4974

Gynaecologist(s)
Dr N Pinzi 045 838 2953

Ophthalmologist(s)
Dr RR Mdankomo 045 838 4294

Orthopaedic surgeon(s)
Dr S Naidoo 045 838 2099
Dr Y Pillay 045 838 2099

Physician(s)
Dr L Mzingeli 045 838 1096

Radiologist(s)
Dr S Mkhize 045 838 2584



Patient and visitor information

At Life Queenstown Private Hospital, we take pride in providing you with information that you need in order to make your stay with us a pleasant and hassle-free experience.

If there is any further information that you or your family require regarding our Centre and our services, please feel free to contact us.


Admission

The following items are required for admission:

  • Current medical aid card
  • ID book
  • Birth certificate (should patient be a minor)
  • Pre-authorisation number, if applicable
  • X-rays, if applicable

A parent or legal guardian must accompany all patients under 18 years.

Mothers or fathers whose children are admitted as patients are welcome to stay at their bedside at all times.


Discharge

Day patients undergoing surgery under anaesthetic should arrange for transport from hospital - it is illegal to drive for 24 hours following anaesthetic.

All private patients (i.e. patients not covered by medical aid) will be expected to settle their accounts in full on discharge.


Tariffs

Queenstown Private Hospital charges medical aid tariffs according to the recommended scales of benefits related to unattached operating theatre units. Certain medical aids have negotiated tariffs with Apex.

All private patients (i.e. patients not covered by medical aid) will be expected to settle their accounts in full on discharge.


Visiting Hours

We welcome all of our patients` visitors, as we know what a difference the support of close family and friends can make to a patients recovery. In light of this we have introduced open visiting times in our hospital.

Our visiting times are:

General Wards:

  • 10:00 - 12:00
  • 14:00 - 20:00

Strictly 2 visitors per patient.

Please note the following for visiting the Maternity Unit:

  • No children under the age of 17 are allowed, except for the siblings of the newborn baby
  • Only 2 visitors per patient
  • Only the mother and father of the newborn baby are allowed into the wellbaby nursery
  • No visiting between 22:00 and 07:00, except in an emergency