Our Hospitals

Life Brenthurst Hospital

Overview

Life Brenthurst Hospital is a large 233-bed facility in Parktown, Johannesburg, and it is dedicated to delivering high-quality service and embracing principles of excellence and ethics. Whether for routine, major or extensive procedures, the hospital delivers top-quality healthcare from diagnosis to surgery and/or treatment. In addition to the 11 theatres, the intensive-care unit and a 20-bed maternity ward, there is also a specialised ophthalmology unit, a fertility unit and a 10-bed neonatal ICU. A first-class team of health professionals from 27 surgical and medical fields are available for consultation at this excellent hospital. Through their ongoing quality training, hospital employees can deliver excellent healthcare and embrace the principles of empathy, ethics, excellence and empowerment.

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Emergency
011 647 9034
Telephone
011 647 9000
Email
Brenthurst.Communication@lifehealthcare.co.za
Address
4 Park Lane, Parktown, Johannesburg, 2193
GPS
-26.177515 : 28.045824
Hospital Manager
Pragna Patel
Visitors Information

NICU:

  • 08h00 - 18h00 | 2 parents at a time will be allowed to visit newborns. One grandparent at a time is allowed to visit. 

Maternity:

  • 15h00 - 16h00 & 19h00 - 20h00 | Fathers /Partners are allowed in the delivery room/Theatre during time of delivery and during visiting hours. Grandparents will also be allowed during visiting hours (only 2 grandparents at a time).

Paediatric wards:

  • 15h00 - 16h00 & 19h00 - 20h00 | Only one parent permitted to sleep-in with an admitted paediatric patient and one family member at a time will be allowed to visit during visiting hours.

AICU:

  • 11h00 – 12h00, 15h00 - 16h00 & 19h00 - 20h00 | One visitor per patient. Prior arrangements to be with the Unit manager should you require additional visitation.

General wards:

  • 15h00 - 16h00 & 19h00 - 20h00 | 2 visitors per patient.

 NB:

  • No children under 12 years old are allowed visitation.
  • No cellular phones are to be used in the AICU and NICU.
  • No visitors permitted in the Covid-19 unit.
  • Should you require visitation outside the above visiting times, please ensure prior arrangement is made with hospital management

 

Medical services

  • Cardiology
  • Cardiothoracic surgery
  • Dermatology
  • ENT surgery
  • Gastroenterology
  • General surgery
  • Gynaecology
  • Internal medicine
  • Maxillofacial surgery
  • Neurology
  • Neurosurgery
  • Obstetrics
  • Oncology
  • Ophthalmology
  • Orthopaedic surgery
  • Paediatrics
  • Pathology
  • Psychiatry
  • Radiology
  • Urology including lithotripsy

Ancillary services

  • Antenatal clinic
  • Dental clinic
  • Diabetic clinic
  • Baby Immunisation Clinic (011 647 9120)
  • Dietetics
  • Fertility clinic (www.bioartfertility.co.za)
  • Foreign patient assistance
  • Haemodialysis
  • Pharmacy
  • Physiotherapy
  • Pre-admission clinic
  • Psychology
  • Social work services

Doctors

Cardiologist
Dr Haroon Abassi 011 642 2776
Cardio-thoracic surgeon
Dr Ahmed  Bhayat (non-resident) 011 726 6113
Chardith Baby Immunisation Clinic
Sr Judith  Mokoena 011 647 9120
Clinical psychologist(s)
Dr Thabani Sibanda 082 356 1156
Mrs Nonhlanhla Mngomezulu 082 459 2312
Dentist
Dr Altaz Tayob 011 484 7775
Dermatologist
Prof Deepak Modi 011 642 4743
Dietician (s)
Bongani Mthimunye 011 647 9020
Reginald Kekane 011 647 9020
Terria Mashimbye 011 647 9020
Ear, nose & throat surgeon(s)
Dr Sumaya Ahmed
011 647 9120
Prof Shivesh Maharaj 011 647 9119
Dr Dikamba Muanza 082 713 1922
General practitioner(s)
Dr Leslie Picker 011 642 1936
Dr Oscar Maisto 011 484 5559
Dr Kaivan Parshotam 011 484 5559
Dr Minakshi Jivan (Family Physician) 060 798 2193
General surgeon(s)
Dr Alimia Eskander 011 484 9120
Dr Amisha Maraj 067 944 8241
Dr Gilbert  Chasumba 011 642 1936
Dr Motheo Thabane Zimba 011 647 9107
Maxillofacial surgeon
Dr Aziz H Kola 011 484 0988
Nephrologist
Dr Haroon Tayob (Diabetologist) 011 484 7775 / 6
Dr Kafofora Gerald Maroka 011 482 1716
Neurologist
Prof Girish Modi 011 642 4743
Obstetricians & gynaecologist(s)
Dr Audrey Gugu Gamedze (Female) 011 484 0452 / 086 099 5366
Dr Goolam Hussim Mohamed 011 484 4550 / 68
Dr Ilonda H Maghoma 011 4847119
Dr Mohamed I Cassim 011 484 5119 / 68
Dr Nestor M Kabamba 011 333 2321 / 9746
Dr Thabang Kgatle 011 484 0117
Dr Peddy Dingayo 011 484 0117
Dr Rasheed A Ismail 011 642 9867 / 8
Dr Rushdah Khan (Female) 011 642 9867 / 8
Dr Simphiwe Mose 011484 0343
Dr Yusuf Dasoo 011 484 5119 / 5168
Dr Vusumuzi Maringa 011 484 0343
Dr Seabe J Seabe 011 484 0336
Ophthalmologist(s)

Dr Aziz Valiallah / Ms Zarina Valiallah
(Optometrist & Contact Lens Practitioner)

011 484 3602 / 98
Dr Larry Malin 011 484 5341
Dr Shabbir Hussain 011 647 2333
Dr Thekiso Selele 011 484 9535
Orthopaedic surgeon(s)
Dr Tapeshwar Ajodha 011 647 9152
Dr Ebrahim Hoosen 011 484 0743
Dr Ramoroa Andrew  Morule  011 484 7820 / 2
Dr Richard Kgabu 011 484 0470
Dr Zwelithini Linda  011 484 0470
Dr Morake Tlhabane (spine surgeon) 011 642 1936
Paediatric surgeon
Dr Joao Da Fonseca 011 484 5083
Dr Tarryn Dawn Gabler 082 715 2442
Paediatrician(s)
Dr Dalubuhle Ndiweni 011 642 4511
Dr Liemo Monaheng 011 484 5329
Dr Mpho Muyanga 011 484 1429
Dr Nomsa Helen  Maseko 011 484 7375
Dr Ocavius Mashile 011 336 8210
Dr Zahedah Dadoo 011 484 0007
Physiotherapist (s)
Rivadh Singh 083 750 3011
Mashoro Phasha 083 822 8580
Emily Malaka 071 326 3555
Saki Ngwevela 081 440 2410
Sylvia Ndou 076 152 2281
Lavanya Naidoo 084 533 1334
Mpho Modisane 083 258 1032
Thabang Khoza 076 408 9226
Radiation oncologist
Dr Gulzar Malik 011 484 5260 / 2
Radiologist(s)
Dr Alan Matisonn 011 484 1920
Dr Milton Tobias 011 484 1920
Specialist general surgeon(s)
Dr Everett Nana Kwame Asante 010 214 0208
Dr Eskander Alimia 011 647 9120 / 3049
Dr Sam Kasumba 011 642 9979
Dr Selepe Motuba 011 484 3292 / 3296
Dr Amisha Maraj 067 944 8241
Specialist physician(s)
Dr Charles Muzamhindo 011 333 2408 / 0457
Dr Jean Claude LumandaMbuyamba 011 484 0586
Dr Leslie A Mokgatle 011 337 4508
Dr Mohamed Amanjee 011 484 3216 / 58
Dr Osman Ebrahim (Physician and HIV Specialist) 011 642 1936 / 9247
Urologist(s)
Dr Ahsan Ahmad 011 484 0656
Dr Alain Kabongo -Tshiala 011 484 0656
Dr Thirusha Reddy (non- resident) 011 480 4330
Wound & Foot Clinic
Dr Ethel Andrews (Wound Specialist) 011 484 0033
Ms Gugu Njoko (Podiatrist) 011 863 3225

Contact us

Hospital Manager

 Pragna Patel

Physical address

4 Park Lane,
Parktown,
Johannesburg,
2193

Postal address

P O Box 8999,
Johannesburg,
2000

Telephone

011 647 9000

Fax

011 647 9009

Email

Brenthurst.Communication@lifehealthcare.co.za

Map

Life Brenthurst Hospital