Our Hospitals

Life Westville Hospital

Overview

At the 290-bed Life Westville Hospital it is the priority of the first-class team of health professionals to focus on the delivery of a special brand of health and care to patients. This hospital, situated 20km from the centre of Durban, provides its patients with excellent, world-class care, whether they require routine, more major or extensive surgery. The hospital offers treatment in over 30 medical and surgical disciplines, and is particularly known for its excellent heart unit, where the standard of diagnostic, interventional cardiology, pacemaker and cardiac surgery is comparable with the highest international standards. Extensive support services also contribute to the overall health of every patient. Through their ongoing quality training, hospital employees are able to deliver excellent healthcare and embrace the principles of empathy, ethics, excellence and empowerment.

Telephone
031 251 6911
Email
support.westville@lifehealthcare.co.za
Physical address
7 Spine Road, Westville, 3630
GPS
-29.844935 : 30.932101
Hospital manager
Atish Maharaj

Medical services

  • Bone densitometry
  • Cardiac rehabilitation
  • Cardiology
  • Cardiothoracic surgery
  • Dentistry
  • Dermatology
  • Endoscopic surgery
  • ENT surgery
  • Gastroenterology
  • Gastroenterological surgery
  • General practice
  • General surgery
  • Geriatrics
  • Gynaecology
  • Heart rhythm management (electrophysiology)
  • Internal medicine
  • Laparoscopic surgery
  • Maxillofacial & oral surgery
  • Neonatology
  • Neurology
  • Neurosurgery
  • Obstetrics
  • Occupational medicine
  • Oncology
  • Ophthalmology
  • Orthopaedic surgery
  • Paediatric endocrinology
  • Paediatrics
  • Pathology
  • Plastic & reconstructive surgery
  • Psychiatry
  • Pulmonology
  • Radiology
  • Rheumatology
  • Thoracic surgery
  • Urology
  • Vascular surgery

Ancillary services

  • Ambulance service
  • Audiology
  • Behavioural psychology
  • Clinical psychology
  • Dialysis
  • Educational psychology
  • Dietetics
  • Occupational therapy
  • Pharmacy
  • Physiotherapy
  • Podiatry
  • Psychology including child psychology, stress and trauma management
  • Speech therapy
  • 4D sonar scan
  • Travel clinic

Doctors

Anaesthetist(s)
Beck, Danchin and partners 0312651212
Dr Sanyuktha Singh 0312651020
Audiology & speech therapy
Mrs Miki Jooste 0312650976
Cardio-thoracic surgeon
Mr Pravin S Maharaj 0312650217
Cardiologist
Dr Pumeshen Bisetty 0312650293
Clinical technologist(s)
Mr A Singh 0828808911
Dermatologist(s)
Dr Noufal Raboobee 0312651505
Dr Zubie Hamed 0313095454
Dietician
Ms Kelly Francis 0312655377
Ear, nose & throat surgeon(s)
Dr Brian HC Williams 0312650977
Dr MD Mahabeer 0313017088
Dr Niven Singh 0312652879
Gastroenterologist
Dr Bernhard Insam 0312651062
General practitioner
Dr Gopal Sanpersad 0312651047
General surgeon(s)
Dr Anver D Goga 0312658387
Dr Garyth M Green 0312650208
Dr Pragandaran Moodley 0312655849
Dr Pranesh Rambaran 0312653655
Dr Tuendra V Bisetty 0312652910
Maxillofacial and oral surgeon(s)
Dr Ockert J Van Heerden 0312651053
Nephrologist
Dr Priyesh Mody 0312616963
Neurologist(s)
Dr J David 0312516719
Dr Ridwaan Kathrada 0312652845
Neurosurgeon
Dr Gona Govender 0312516719
Obstetricians & gynaecologist(s)
Dr Adam Czarnocki 0312651191
Dr Jithesh V Jogessar 0312658444
Dr Makaya Mchunu 0312650212
Dr N Singh 0312650038
Dr Naseera Mahomed 0312651634
Dr SP (Gitesh) Rampersadh 0312651020
Dr W Zawilski 0312650231
Occupational therapist
Mrs Myashree Naidoo 0312650996
Ophthalmic surgeon(s)
Dr Chris Pearse 031 265 1057
Dr KA Ramdass 031 265 0967
Dr William J Nortje 031 265 0967
Orthopaedic surgeon(s)
Mr H Mohamed 031 265 0899
Dr Leon Moodley 031 265 8485
Dr MAF Mohideen 031 265 8490
Dr Sicelo N Mvelase 031 265 0239
Dr Sudarshan Naidoo 031 265 8485
Dr Tobias CL Bremer 031 265 1044
Mr Jordan Pryce Lewis 031 265 0960
Mr Robert McLennan-Smith 031 265 0899
Mr Tahir R Islam 031 265 1400
Paediatric asthma and allergy
Dr Ahmed Manjra 0312651024
Paediatric endocrinologist
Dr Kubendran Pillay 0312655377
Paediatrician(s)
Dr Ahmed Manjra 0312651024
Dr Andre Botha 0312651024
Dr Kubendran Pillay 0312655377
Dr Mahendra Mackenjee 0312651060
Dr Suleman Mahomedy 0312651333
Pathologist(s)
Ampath Laboratories 0312650958
Lancet Laboratories 0312754460
Physician(s)
Dr Ajesh B Maharaj 0312654897
Dr Bernhard Insam 0312651062
Dr Nischal Gathiram 0312657000
Dr Shevern V Ramdial 0312516826
Dr Sureka Maharaj 0312655501
Dr Trevor Kemp 0312651040
Physiotherapist(s)
Devashni Gathiram 0312650299
Liesel Way Physiotherapy 0312650955
Reola Bodasing 0312650296
Plastic and reconstructive surgeon(s)
Dr Gary Zinn 0312650988
Dr Manti Makakole 0847570003
Psychiatrist(s)
Dr Jack Krysztofiak 0312656200
Dr Pravitha Miseer 0312655800
Dr Zerisha Bodasing 0312652879
Psychologist(s)
Mr Francois De Marigny (clinical) 0312650982
Mrs Melinda Howlett (counselling) 0312650982
Pulmonologist
Dr P Baijnath 031 265 0304
Radiologist
Lake, Smit and Partners 0312759100
Rheumatologist
Dr Ajesh B Maharaj 0312654897
Urologist(s)
Dr Anton Jansen 0312651042
Dr Ehab Abdel Goad 0312516951
Dr Yusuf Ameer 0312516962
Vascular surgeon
Dr Pragandaran Moodley 0312655849
Vascular technologist
Mrs Raksha Moodley 0312655849

Contact us

Physical address

7 Spine Road
Westville
3630

Postal address

PO Box 467
Westville
3630

Telephone

031 251 6911

Fax

031 265 0952

Email

support.westville@lifehealthcare.co.za

Map

Life Westville Hospital

Hospital Manager

Atish Maharaj