Life Riverfield Lodge
Life Riverfield Lodge is situated in the Fourways area, in a tranquil, peaceful setting on the banks of the Jukskei River. At this facility, patient well-being is of the utmost importance to both management and staff. Life Riverfield Lodge is designed to meet the needs of a short-term, in-patient mental health programme, including addictive disorders, as well as a holistic acute rehabilitation programme for people with neurological, spinal and other disabling injuries. At Life Riverfield Lodge, there are a total of 87 beds and 1 procedure room for electro-convulsive therapy. Our main purpose is to provide quality, holistic, integrated multi-disciplinary rehabilitation and wellness, thereby enabling patients to optimise their quality of life.
- Physical address
- 34 Southernwoods Road, Nietgedacht
- -25.944987 : 27.963357
- Hospital manager
- Judy van Zyl
- 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.
- Wednesday 16h00 – 20h00
- Saturday, Sunday and Public holidays 13h00 - 17h00
Rehabilitation - Spinal and Neuro Unit
- Monday to Friday 15h00 – 19h30
- Saturday, Sunday and Public holidays 13h00 – 17h00
Medical services and acute rehab
- Traumatic brain injury
- Spinal cord injuries
- Medically complex debilitating conditions
Our main purpose is to provide quality, holistic, integrated multi-disciplinary rehabilitation, thereby enabling patients maximal functional independence.
The patient and family are the centre of the acute rehabilitation team which consists of :
- Rehabilitation admission consultants
- Rehabilitation nurses
- Occupational therapists
- Speech and language therapists
- Counselling social workers
- Rehabilitation doctors
- Consulting neuro-psychiatrist
The mental health services offered at Life Riverfield Lodge include general psychiatry, treatment for substance dependence or other addictions associated with psychiatric disorders .
Treatment offered include evidence-based drug therapy, individual psychiatric consultations and psychotherapy, group therapy and, where needed, physical therapy.
|Dr Leverne Mountany||087 352 3734|
|Dr Anersha Pillay||087 352 3734|
|Dr Nadira Khamker||011 875 1890|
|Dr Tsepiso Mhlane||011 706 2269|
|Dr Alicia Porter||011 234 0741|
|Dr Raksha Singh||087 352 3734|
|Dr Inyang Owo||087 352 3765|
|Anersha Pillay||086 074 8373|
34 Southernwoods Road
PO Box 67372
087 352 3765
086 074 8373
086 674 1989
Judy van Zyl