Our Hospitals

Life Eugene Marais Hospital

Overview

With 364 beds, the Life Eugene Marais Hospital is one of the largest hospitals in the Life Healthcare Group. This hospital, which is situated close to the city centre of Pretoria, provides treatment and care of an exceptional standard to a wide range of patients, whether they need routine or more serious procedures. The modern and sophisticated facilities include 14 theatres, one hybrid theatre and cathlab,  specialised cardiac theatres, a neuro-spinal rehabilitation unit, and a comprehensive range of diagnostic equipment. The hospital is well-known for its neurosurgical and orthopaedic surgery. A first-class team of health professionals delivers world-class treatment and care in medical and surgical disciplines to patients in this renowned facility. Through their ongoing quality training, hospital employees are able to deliver excellent healthcare and embrace the principles of empathy, ethics, excellence and empowerment.

At Life Eugene Marais Hospital Oncology Centre we offer cutting-edge cancer treatment options to support you.

The Varian TrueBeam on Brainlab Novalis Platform.offers a non-invasive, painless and versatile radiosurgery treatment for tumours of the brain and body. It allows for protection of surrounding healthy tissue and takes movement into account, which has the propensity of increasing overall treatment accuracy.

By choosing Life Eugene Marais Hospital Oncology Centre you will be supported with a patient specific care plan providing you with the latest radiosurgery treatment options.

Telephone
012 334 2777
Email
maryke.lotz@lifehealthcare.co.za
Physical address
696 5th Avenue, Les Marais, Pretoria, 0084
GPS
-25.703435 : 28.193334
Visiting hours

We welcome visitors, as we know what a difference the support of close family and friends can make. In terms of this, and bearing in mind the rest that all patients require, THEREFORE no visitors will be allowed between 21h00 and 07h00 daily:

Designated visiting hours are as follows:

General Wards:

  • 15:00 - 16:00
  • 19:15 - 20:00

Cardiac Ward / Cardiac High Care / Cardiac ICU:

  • 11:00 - 11:30
  • 15:00 - 16:00
  • 19:15 - 20:00

Children's wards:

  • 10:00 - 12:00
  • 14:00 - 20:00

Maternity Unit

  • 08:00 - 20:00 (Fathers)
  • 15:00 - 16:00
  • 19:00 - 20:00 (Friends and family, except for siblings, no children under the age of 12 allowed)

Neonatal Intensive Care unit

  • 08:00 – 20:00 (Parents only)

Intensive care and high care units

  • 15:00 – 16:00
  • 19:15 – 20:00

Rehabilitation unit

  • 16:00 - 20:00

Further to this, there are other rules that apply in terms of visiting and they are:

  • Visitors are restricted to three per patient at one time. Children are welcome provided that they have adult supervision.
  • In the Intensive Care Unit (ICU), we only allow two family members per patient.
  • In the High Care wards, two visitors per patient are allowed.
  • Permission is to be obtained from the unit manager for visiting outside these times.

Medical services

  • Cardiac & thoracic surgery
  • Cardiology
  • Dentistry
  • ENT
  • General surgery
  • Maxillofacial surgery
  • Neurology
  • Neurosurgery
  • Obstetrics & gynaecology
  • Oncology & clinical radiation
  • Orthopaedic surgery
  • Paediatrics
  • Pathology
  • Physicians
  • Plastic surgery
  • Radiology
  • Rheumatology
  • Urology
  • Vascular surgery

Ancillary services

  • Biokinetics
  • Dietetics
  • Hyperbaric oxygen unit
  • Occupational therapy
  • Physiotherapy

Doctors

Cardio-thoracic surgeon(s)
Dr Kobus Stanton 012 335 5162
Dr Martin van der Lingen 012 335 3622
Cardiologist(s)
Dr Cobus Benson  012 335 9903
Dr Ingrid Dannheimer 012 335 4070
Prof Andrew Sarkin 073 310 0314
Ear, nose & throat surgeon(s)
Dr Gerrie Moolman 012 335 2544
Dr Jannie Kock 012 335 7942
Dr Kallie Meyer 012 565 6307
General surgeon(s)
Dr Adolf du Plessis 012 335 7275
Dr Andrew Marx  012 335 0471
Dr Bryan Lawrence 012 335 0625
Dr Chris van Wijk 012 335 2127
Dr Hannes Mentz 012 548 6830
Dr Michiel Durand 012 335 2840
Gynaecologist(s)
Dr Arrie Mouton 012 323 7687
Dr Anton Seris 012 335 2157
Dr Idalette Boshoff 012 335 4265
Dr Lize Freislich 012 751 1417
Dr Okezie Amaechina 012 335 0891 / 061 444 0117
Hyperbaric therapist/ vascular surgeon
Dr Gregory Weir 012 335 8651
Maxillofacial and oral surgeon(s)
Dr Adriaan Martin 012 335 5211
Dr Dr Sarel JP Botha 012 346 6032
Neurologist
Dr Chris Retief 012 335 6588
Neurosurgeon(s)
Dr Jacques du Plessis 012 335 0877 / 8
Dr Jean Joubert (Spinal) 012 335 8878 /8844
Dr Mthandeni Mnguni 012 007 1487
Dr  Duncan Chula 012 007 1487 / 063 675 2825
Nuclear medicine
Dr A van Niekerk / Dr V Kritzinger 012 335 1375
 Radiation/clinical oncologist
 Dr Rouchelle Marais 012 335 6771
 Dr Krishanta Pillay 012 335 6771
Dr Karen Motilall 012 335 6771
Orthopaedic surgeon(s)
Dr Andre Peach 012 335 9521
Dr Chris Snyckers 012 335 7657
Dr Deodat Mare 012 335 2171
Dr Doran Frantzen 012 335 3415
Dr Helene Basson 012 335 7686
Dr Hans Swart 012 335 2920
Dr Hilgaard Visser 012 335 4189
Dr Johan Basson 012 335 2175
Dr Moses Maine 012 335 4059
Dr Werner Muller 012 330 8205
Paediatrician(s)
Dr De Jager Booysen 012 335 6153
Dr Julian Smith 012 330 8208
Dr Michelle Mollentze 012 335 3916
Plastic surgeon
Dr Johan van Wyk 012 335 0667
Psychiatrist
Dr Kitamba Lubulu 012 335 2958
Rheumatologist
Dr Christa Janse van Rensburg 012 335 2920
Specialist physician(s)
Dr Heidi Prinsloo  012 546 9902
Dr  David Mushi 012 335 1863
Dr Sobeng Ntlokotsi 012 335 0254
Dr Willem Theron 012 335 5153
Trauma unit
Dr Louise Engelbrecht 012 335 5911
Urologist(s)
Dr Francois Duvenage 012 335 6533
Dr Thuys Engelbrecht 012 335 5650
Dr Yvan Debeil 012 335 5650

Contact us

Physical address

696 5th Avenue
Les Marais
Pretoria
0084

Postal address

P O Box 30013
Wonderboompoort
Pretoria
0033

Telephone

012 334 2777

Fax

012 334 2508

Email

maryke.lotz@lifehealthcare.co.za

Map

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