Our Hospitals

Life Wilgers Hospital

Overview

With 360 beds, Life Wilgers Hospital – in the leafy suburb of Lynnwood Ridge in Pretoria – is one of the largest hospitals in the Life Healthcare Group. At Life Wilgers Hospital the staff prioritise the delivery of a special brand of health and care to patients. The excellent, modern facilities include an accident and emergency unit with a helicopter landing pad, a  46-bed intensive-care unit and a 10-bed neonatal ICU. A first-class team of health professionals from 22 different medical and surgical disciplines are based at this facility, and this puts Life Wilgers Hospital in a position to deal with routine, more serious and extensive procedures, and also to deliver a special brand of health and care to its many patients.

Telephone
012 807 8100
Email
ineke.jonker@lifehealthcare.co.za
Physical address
Denneboom Road, Wilgers Ext. 14, Pretoria, 0040
GPS
-25.762301 : 28.319216
Hospital manager
Steyn Opperman
Visiting hours

We welcome all of our patients’ visitors, as we know what a difference the support of close family and friends can make.

In light of this, we also have to be aware of the rest that all of our patients require and we have thus provided for visitors to visit our hospitals only at certain designated times and these are:

  • 11:00 – 11:30
  • 15:00 – 15:30
  • 19:00 – 19:30

ICU:

  • 15:00 – 16:00
  • 19:00 – 20:00

Maternity:

  • 15:00 – 16:00
  • 19:00 – 20:00

No Children under 12 years

Further to this, other rules apply with respect to visitors and these are:

  • Visitors are restricted to two per patient at a time.
  • Children are welcome but they must have an adult supervising them.
  • No children are allowed in our Intensive Care Units.

Medical services

  • Cardiology
  • Cardiothoracic surgery
  • Dermatology
  • Ear, nose & throat surgery
  • General surgery
  • Gynaecology
  • Infertility
  • Internal medicine
  • Obstetrics
  • Maxillofacial & oral surgery
  • Neurology
  • Neurosurgery
  • Nuclear medicine
  • Oncology
  • Orthopaedic surgery
  • Paediatrics
  • Pathology
  • Plastic & reconstructive surgery
  • Radiology
  • Urology
  • Hyperbaric unit
  • Pulmonology

Ancillary services

  • Dietetics
  • 22 hour pharmacy
  • Physiotherapy

Doctors

Cardio-thoracic surgeon(s)
Dr Johan de Villiers 012 807 2109 / 11
Dr Martin  Bruwer 012 807 0063
Cardiologist(s)
Dr Adriaan Snyders 012 807 6186 / 7
Dr Jaco Swanepoel 012 807 1287
Dr Mike Bennett 012 807 1287
Dr Michael Guerra 012 807 1287
Dr Michael Mwangi 012 807 2452
Dentist(s)
Dr Francois Malan  012 807 0028
Ear, nose & throat surgeon(s)
Dr Harry Engelbrecht 012 807 1005 / 0198
Dr Jannie Enslin 012 807 0774 / 8
Dr Louis Swart 012 807 6869
General surgeon(s)
Dr Francois Greeff 012 807 0278 / 9
Dr Jan Mook 012 807 2557 / 8
Dr Jurgens Leipoldt 012 807 6185
Dr Marthyn de Beer 012 807 2557 / 8
Dr Robbie Viljoen 012 807 3420
Gynaecologist(s)
Dr Chris Niemandt 012 807 0232 / 21
Dr Dirk Vrey 012 807 0232 / 21
Dr Febe Backer 012 807 0860
Dr George Stegmann 012 807 3023
Dr Helga de Meulenaere 012 807 3415
Dr Hester Kruger 012 807 2060 / 1
Dr Hannelie Pienaar 012 807 6489
Dr Johnny Constantinides 012 807 0034 / 5
Dr Janine Potgieter 012 807 5962/3
Dr Liz Radloff 012 807 1956
Maxillofacial & oral surgeon(s)
Dr Fritz Hoogendijk 012 807 3052
Dr Jan Harmse 012 807 1120
Prof Kurt-William Butow 012 807 3065
Neurologist(s)
Dr Chris Retief 012 807 3057
Dr Johan Smuts 073 460 0933
Dr Natanya Fourie 012 807 4450
Dr Riaan van Coller (Movement Disorders) 012 807 1768
Neurosurgeon(s)
Dr Eddie Gurnell 012 807 6902
Dr Johachim Mennen 012 807 1232 / 4
Dr Kobus Steyn 012 807 6902
Nuclear physician(s)
Dr Gretha Lange 012 807 2936
Dr Christa Zinn 012 807 2936
Orthopaedic surgeon(s)
Dr Hans Snyckers 012 807 5695
Dr Jan de Vos 012 807 0335
Dr Jason Bithrey 012 807 8280
Dr Phillip Spies 012 807 0197
Dr Piet Engelbrecht 012 807 1298 / 9
Dr Thomas Kruger 012 807 1647
Dr Toni Monni 012 807 0335
Paediatric orthopaedic surgeon(s)
Dr Stefan Colyn 012 807 5908
Paediatrician(s)
Dr Alex Mavrodaris 012 807 0334 / 4322
Dr Frits Potze 012 807 0368 / 84
Dr Humphrey Lewis 012 807 0368 / 84
Dr Marius Spangenberg 012 807 5422
Dr Pieter Snyman 012 807 5691
Plastic surgeon(s)
Dr Grysie Annandale 012 807 2695
Dr Ralph Schröder 012 807 5863
Pulmonologist(s)
Dr Peet Viviers 012 807 1801
Radiation oncologist(s)
Dr Ina Botha 012 807 2744
Dr Kobus Bouwer 012 807 2744
Dr Maritha Rossouw 012 807 2744
Dr Sameul Fourie 012 807 2744
Dr Willem van Zijl 012 807 2744
Specialist physician(s)
Dr Cobus Laubscher 012 807 4144
Dr Gerhard Klopper 012 807 5660
Dr Hendrik Venter 012 807 0166 / 7
Dr Kgantso Maloba 012 807 0684
Dr Thabo Makgabo 012 807 8424
Urologist(s)
Dr Christie Steinmann 012 807 0218 / 0380
Dr Cindy Zietsman 012 807 6260
Dr Julius Jacobs 012 941 1649
Vascular surgeon(s)
Dr Konrad Botes 012 807 0514
Dr Lynn Tudhope 012 807 3059

Contact us

Hospital Manager

Steyn Opperman

012 807 8270

Physical address

Denneboom Road
Wilgers Ext. 14
Pretoria
0040

Postal address

P O Box 73928
Lynnwood Ridge
0040

Telephone

012 807 8100

Fax

012 807 0375

Email

ineke.jonker@lifehealthcare.co.za

Map

Life Wilgers Hospital