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Life New Kensington Clinic


Life New Kensington Clinic is centrally located in Johannesburg East and is a specialised healthcare service dedicated to treating and rehabilitating clients who have become acutely disabled by a stroke, major trauma, brain injury, spinal cord injury, or by complex orthopaedic, neurological or medical conditions.
Life New Kensington Clinic offers a 42 bed adult rehabilitation unit, a sub-acute unit for clients needing convalescent care and a 10 bed paediatric rehabilitation unit. This specially designed unit is located in a secure, access-controlled area and allows for one parent or caregiver to stay with the child during rehabilitation.
The complex includes: three fully equipped adult therapy gyms and one paediatric gym; therapy areas for practicing daily skills such as cooking, bathing and grooming etc. The outdoor therapy areas offer wheelchair dexterity training, recreation areas and tranquil gardens.

011 538 4700 / 09
Physical address
23 Roberts Avenue, Kensington, Johannesburg, 2094
-26.20002 : 28.0752913
Hospital manager
Jean Butler
Visiting hours

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

Visiting hours:

Monday - Friday 14h00 to18h00
Weekends and public holidays 12h00 to 18h00

Medical services and acute rehab

  • Traumatic brain injury
  • Stroke
  • Spinal cord injuries
  • Medically complex debilitating conditions

The patient and family are the centre of the acute rehabilitation team which consists of:

  • Rehabilitation admission consultants
  • Rehabilitation nurses
  • Occupational therapists
  • Physiotherapists
  • Speech and language therapists
  • Dieticians
  • Counselling social workers
  • Rehabilitation doctors
  • Psychologist
Dr Tshepo Thlali 011 538 4700
Rehabilitation doctors
Dr Kryzstof Kozuchowski 011 538 4700
Dr Nosipho Mahlangu 011 538 4705
Dr Garth Skinner 011 538 4700
Social Workers
Sicelo Mthembu 011 538 4707
Contact us
Physical address 23 Roberts Avenue, Kensington, Johannesburg, 2094
Postal address P.O Box 75089, Garden View 2047
Telephone 011 538 4700 / 4709
Fax 011 614 5059
After hours contact Charlene Kruger
Case Administrator
082 450 5035
Email Info.NewKensington@lifehealthcare.co.za
Hospital Manager Jean Butler