Our Hospitals

Life St Mary's Private Hospital

Overview

Life St Mary’s Hospital is a 147-bed hospital situated in Mthatha in the Eastern Cape, and it provides excellent medical treatment for local patients without their having to travel long distances. The first-class team of medical professionals at this hospital focuses on an experience of care and quality treatment for everybody who is admitted to this facility or visits it. The hospital has four theatres, as well as an adult and neo-natal intensive care unit. Specialists in 14 different medical and surgical disciplines consult with patients in this modern facility. The employees at Life St Mary’s Hospital actively participate in community initiatives, and through their ongoing quality training, deliver excellent healthcare and embrace the principles of empathy, ethics, excellence and empowerment.

Emergency
047 505 5600
Telephone
047 505 5600
Email
siphokazi.nxopo@lifehealthcare.co.za
Physical Address
30 Durham Road, Mthatha, 5100
GPS
-31.584683 : 28.784978
Hospital Manager
Sive Jama
Visiting Hours

All visiting hours listed below have been reviewed according to current lockdown regulations. Please contact the hospital directly for updated information.

For visitation exceptions around neonatal ICU and paediatric wards contact the hospital directly or click here for more information.

Wards
11h00 - 12h00
14h00 - 20h00

ICU
11h00 - 12h00
14h00 - 15h00
19h15 - 20h00

Medical services

  • Family medicine
  • Dermatology
  • Neurosurgery
  • ENT surgery
  • General surgery
  • Gynaecology
  • Internal medicine
  • Obstetrics
  • Ophthalmology
  • Orthopaedic surgery
  • Paediatrics
  • Pathology
  • Radiology
  • Urology

Doctors

Cardiologist
Dr Khulile Moeketsi 047 531 2118
Dermatologist
Dr Avumile Mankahla 047 531 4108
Dr Salathiso Ndongeni 047 531 6566
Ear, Nose & Throat specialist
Dr Charles Lwanga Myataza 047 502 4400
Endocrinologist
Dr Chukwuma Ekpebegh 047 531 1315
General practitioner(s)
Dr Dumisani Ntanjana 0475311077
Dr Mthobeli Mapeleba 047 532 2153
Dr Desikan Lakshmanan 047 532 2153
General surgeon(s)
Dr Ibrahim Lubega 047 532 4478 
Dr Charles Mushabe 047 531 4034
Gynaecologist(s)
Dr Mana Mdaka 047 532 4186
Dr  George Essilfie - Appiah 047 531 0630 
Dr Constance Gubu-Ntaba 047 150 0085 
Dr Xolani Mbongozi 047 531 1576 
Dr Mziwohlanga Mdondolo 047 531 1786 
Dr Vulikhaya Mpumlwana 061 418 3822 
Gynaecologist(s) & Obstetrician(s)
Dr Sibusiso Phinzi 047 531 6160
Dr Chwayita Makrexeni 047 532 2692
Neurosurgeon
Dr Mahmud Daffala 047 531 4034
Ophthalmologist(s)
Dr Mohan Bhala 047 531 1655
Prof Juzer Surka 047 532 4237
Dr Anele Yako 047 531 6200
Dr Kayalethu Mkabile 047 505 5600
Orthopaedic surgeon(s)
Dr David Oloruntoba 047 531 1089 
Dr Lonwabo Nxiweni 047 531 1945
Dr Vuyo Socishe 047 532 2153
Paediatrician(s)
Dr Donald Tshabalala 047 531 1681 
Dr Nobuntu Nkumanda 047 531 1525 
Paediatric cardiologist
Dr Zongezile Makrexeni 047 532 2692
Paediatric neurologist
Dr Tandokazi Quvile 047 531 0537
Paediatric surgeon
Dr Matongo Mfuneko Kopolo 047 531 6002
Physician(s)
Dr Mkhuseli Mashiyi 047 532 2469
Dr Baby Thomas 047 532 5767
Dr Lungiswa Mtingi - Nkonzombi 047 495 0057 
Dr Monwabisi Goqwana 047 531 2092
Psychiatrist
Dr Thandisizwe Nkushubana 047 502 4140
Thoracic surgeon
Dr Augustine Kafuko 047 505 5600
Urologist
Dr Ntuthuzelo Lusawana 047 532 2153 

Contact us

Hospital Manager Sive Jama
Physical address 30 Durham Road
Mthatha
5100
Postal address P O Box 52780
Mthatha
5100
Telephone 475 055 600
Fax 475 315 286
Email siphokazi.nxopo@lifehealthcare.co.za
Map Life St Mary’s Private Hospital