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. Opposite this hospital is the Portuguese Medical Institute with Portuguese-speaking doctors in attendance. Through their ongoing quality training, hospital employees can deliver excellent healthcare and embrace the principles of empathy, ethics, excellence and empowerment.

 

Telephone
011 647 9000
Email
puleng.sokamisa@lifehealthcare.co.za
Address
4 Park Lane, Parktown, Johannesburg, 2193
GPS
-26.177515 : 28.045824
Hospital Manager
Dr Tebogo Mphake
Visitors Information

General Ward:
  • 11h00 - 12h00
  • 15h00 - 16h00
  • 19h00 - 20h00
Maternity Unit:
  • Husbands: 08h00 to 20h00
  • Grandparents, family and friends: 11h00 - 12h00, 15h00 - 16h00, 19h00 - 20h00
Paediatric Ward:
  • Mother and Father: 08h00 to 20h00
  • Others: 11h00 - 12h00, 15h00 - 16h00, 19h00 - 20h00 (please arrange with parents and the Sister in Charge)
Neo-Natal ICU:
  • Mother and Father: 08h00 to 20h00
  • Grandparents: 15h00 - 16h00
ICU And High Care Ward:
  • 11h00 - 12h00
  • 15h00 - 16h00
  • 19h00 - 20h00
Other Criteria for the ICU and High Care Ward:
  • Only immediate family members are allowed
  • No children under 12 years old are allowed in the ICU ward
  • A maximum of two visitors per patient at a time are allowed
  • No cellular phones are to be used in the ICU ward

 

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

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
Ear, nose & throat surgeon(s)
Dr Mthuthuzeli  Nyoka 011 333 0011 / 011 647 9107
Dr Prebanathan Pillay 011 834 8436
Dr Shivesh Maharaj 011 647 9119 / 011 922 1228
General practitioner(s)
Dr Leslie Picker 011 642 1936
Dr Oscar Maisto 011 484 5559
General surgeon(s)
Dr Gilbert  Chasumba 011 642 1936
Dr Norman Dubazana 011 642 3049
Dr Sam Kasumba 011 642 9979
Dr Tendani Muthanbi  011 484 4629 
Gynaecologist
Dr Audrey Gugu Gamedze (Female) 011 484 0452 / 086 099 5366
Maxillofacial surgeon
Dr Aziz H Kola 011 484 0988
Medico-Legal
Dr Geoffrey Oliver Read 011 642 5022
Nephrologist
Dr Haroon Tayob (Diabetologist) 011 484 7775 / 6
Neurologist
Prof Girish Modi 011 642 4743
Neurosurgeon
Dr Coceka Mfundisi 011 647 9000
Obstetricians & gynaecologist(s)
Dr Audrey Gugu Gamedze (Female) 011 484 0452 / 086 099 5366
Dr Dustan Lumu 011 337 7177
Dr Goolam  Hussim Mohamed 011 484 4550 / 68
Dr Gaontebale  Onthatile  Matlhaga 011 484 4550/ 4568
Dr Ilonda H Maghoma 011 4847119
Dr Jiyana Mbere 011 647 9000
Dr Johannes Andries Potgieter 011 484 0470
Dr Mohamed  I Cassim 011 484 5119 / 68
Dr Peddy  Dingayo 011 484 0117
Dr Rasheed  A Ismail 011 642 9867 / 8
Dr Simphiwe  Mose 011484 0343
Dr Yusuf Dasoo 011 484 5119 / 5168
Ophthalmologist(s)
Dr Aziz Valiallah / Ms Zarina Valiallah (Optometrist & Contact Lens Practitioner) 011 484 3602 / 98
Dr Kgosietsile Letlape 011 484 9535
Dr Larry Malin 011 484 5341
Dr Shabbir Hussain 011 647 2333
Orthopaedic surgeon(s)
Dr Ebrahim Hoosen 011 484 0743
Dr Edward Schnaid 011 643 1448
Dr Geoffrey Oliver-Read 011 642 5022
Dr Muhammad Tahir Rasheed 011 647 9120 / 3049
Dr Nasir Iqbal 011 647 9000
Dr Ramoroa Andrew  Morule  011 484 7820 / 2
Dr Zwelithini Linda  011 4840470
Paediatric surgeon
Dr Joao Da Fonseca 011 484 5083
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 Zaheda h Dadoo 011 484 0007
 Plastic & reconstructive surgeon
Dr Vaneshri Chetty  011 484 0470
Psychiatrist
Dr Viresh Manilal Chiman 082 493 1776
Pulmonologist 
Dr Jacqui Venturas 011 484 0470
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 Duraisamy Sridaran 011 484 5260 / 7832
Dr Eskander Alimia 011 647 9120 / 3049
Dr Selepe Motuba 011 484 3292 / 3296
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 Nompumelelo Gogo 011 647 9000 / 011 656 1302
Dr Osman Ebrahim (Physician and HIV Specialist) 011 642 1936 / 9247
Urologist(s)
Dr Mohamed Khan 011 484 5246
Dr Thirusha  Reddy 011 484 0470
Wound & Foot Clinic
Dr Ethel Andrews (Wound Specialist) 011 484 0033
Ms Gugu  Njoko (Podiatrist) 011 863 3225

Contact us

Hospital Manager

Dr Tebogo Mphake

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

kim.linden@lifehealthcare.co.za 

Map

Life Brenthurst Hospital