Our Hospitals

Life Mercantile Hospital

Overview

Life Mercantile Hospital in Port Elizabeth has an excellent reputation for quality and clinical excellence. First-class treatment and compassionate care extends to the many medical and surgical disciplines, as well as the specialist maternity unit, which provides only the best for mother and baby without forgetting to include fathers. The exceptional team of health professionals focus on delivering high-quality treatment and special, unique standards of care – whether for routine or more acute procedures. Results of ongoing patient satisfaction surveys tell us that a stay at Life Mercantile Hospital reflects the high standards of health and care we set out to deliver. Employees 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
041 404 0414
Telephone
041 404 0400
Email
yolandi.shaw@lifehealthcare.co.za
Physical Address
Cnr Kempston & Durban Roads, Korsten, 6020
GPS
-33.929379 : 25.582734
Hospital Manager
Pat Lubobo
Visiting Hours

10h30 – 11h30
15h00 – 16h00
18h00 – 19h00

Medical services

  • Anaesthesiology
  • Dentistry
  • Cardiothoracic surgery
  • ENT surgery
  • General surgery
  • Neurosurgery
  • Gynaecology
  • Nephrology
  • Obstetrics
  • Ophthalmology
  • Orthopaedic surgery
  • Paediatrics
  • Pathology
  • Radiology
  • Renal dialysis
  • Urology
  • Vascular Surgery

Ancillary services

  • Antenatal & postnatal classes
  • Breastfeeding classes
  • Endoscopy room
  • Nursing learning centre
  • Pharmacy

The following support facilities are available at our hospital:

  • Dietetics
  • Physiotherapy
  • An in-house pharmacy
  • Psychology
  • A chiropractor on-site
  • Orthotists & presthesist

Doctors

Gynaecologists / Obstetricians
Dr Abry Nhliziyo 041 404 0531
Dr Francis  Maleka 041 453 4190
Dr Nonceba Tyala 041 404 0556
Anaesthetist
Dr Rashoek Sewsunker 041 373 1230
Dentist(s)
Dr Deenadayalan Govender 041 481 2283
Dr Mohamed Asmall 041 451 2246
Dr Murugasen Chetty 041 452 4378
Dr Naresh Madoo 041 451 1463
Dr  Ramurthi  Naidoo 041 453 3288
Dr Suvir Chetty 041 453 2651
Dr Yunus Gaida 041 451 3259
Dietician(s)
Anele Nomvete 041 451 8004
Avril Messiahs 041 482 0004
Denise Stockell 041 453 3579
Solandi Nel 041 404 0530
Ear, nose & throat surgeon(s)
Dr Robert Schemmer 041 363 1993
Dr Tad Kokoszka 041 453 7409
Gastroenterologist
Dr Mfanufikile Nomvete 041 451 0766
General practitioner(s)
Dr Thaivaganthi Govender 041 453 3584
Dr Victor  Ntshona 041 404 0621
General surgeon(s)
Dr Bernard Ocharo 041 404 0620
Dr Chetan Govind 041 373 0518
Dr Gajula Manoharan 041 453 5333
Dr Jacques September 041 451 0694
Dr Lwazi Nongogo 041 404 0538
Dr Nanda Punyamurthy 041 453 9866
Prof Subramanion Pillay 041 404 0504
Gynaecologist(s)
Dr Abry Nhliziyo 041 404 0531
Dr Denzil Yon 041 453 6807
Dr Francis Maleka 041 453 4190
Dr Nonceba Tyala 041 404 0556
Maxillofacial surgeon(s)
Dr Ismael Gopal 041 404 0449
Dr Ashwin Kassan 041 363 3958
Nephrologist(s)
Dr Khambi Msulwa 041 404 0473
Dr Robert Freercks 041 404 0473
Neurosurgeon
Dr Zwelabantu Wopula 041 404 0508
Ophthalmologist(s)
Dr Bayanda Mbambisa 041 451 0339
Dr Gallow Nardemar 041 451 0053
Dr Pilile Ngxukumeshe 041 453 2390
Orthopaedic surgeon(s)
Dr Ivor Petersen 041 451 0488
Dr Mawanda Mandaba 041 453 3800
Dr Shaun Attenborough 041 404 0533
Paediatric surgeon
Dr Itayi Simango 083 303 2140
Paediatrician(s)
Dr Abraham Daniels 041 453 7445
Dr Guy Belcher 041 451 1133
Dr Jairaj Raga 041 451 4429
Dr Mzimkulu Dilima 041 451 0055
Dr Pravin Gajjar 041 451 4429
Physician(s)
Dr Geoffrey Parker 041 451 4740
Dr Nomangesi  Ngcakani 041 453 5690
Prof Ricky Behari 041 453 7962
Psychiatrist(s)
Dr Nava Reddy 041 451 2928
Dr Zolelwa Ngam 041 451 0931
Urologist(s)
Dr Joseph Nyarko 041 404 0455
Dr Khanyisa Makamba 041 451 0620
Dr Lonwabo  Gqoli 041 451 0620
Vascular surgeon(s)
Dr Bhekifa Dube 041 363 0428

Contact us

Hospital Manager

Pat Lubobo

Physical address

Cnr Kempston & Durban Roads
Korsten
6020

Postal address

P O Box 4031
Korsten
Port Elizabeth
6014

Telephone

041 404 0400

Fax

041 404 0551

Email

 yolandi.shaw@lifehealthcare.co.za

Map

Life Mercantile Hospital

Emergency Number

041 404 0414