Life Empangeni Private Hospital

Life Empangeni Private Hospital

Overview

Empangeni lies about 160 km north of Durban and this where Life Empangeni Private Hospital is situated. This 174-bed hospital serves local patients, who, thanks to the hospital’s central location, do not have to travel long distances to access high-quality medical care. The facility has five theatres and an emergency unit. The dedicated team of health professionals offers treatment in many surgical and medical disciplines and focus on an experience of care for everybody who visits or is admitted.Through their ongoing quality training, hospital employees are able to deliver excellent healthcare and embrace the principles of empathy, ethics, excellence and empowerment.

Emergency
035 902 8012
Telephone
035 902 8000
Email
support.empangeni@lifehealthcare.co.za
Physical address
Cnr Biyela and Ukula Street, Empangeni, 3880
GPS
-28.72952 : 31.892506
Hospital manager
John Fidler
Visiting hours

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

General wards:
  • 10h00 to 20h00
  • Maximum of two visitors per patient at a time.
ICU and high care ward:
  • 11h00 - 11h30
  • 15h00 - 16h00
  • 19h00 - 20h00
  • Only family are allowed to visit.
  • Maximum of two visitors per patient at a time.
  • No children are allowed.

Medical services

  • 24-hour Emergency Unit
  • Adult and neonatal ICU
  • Day ward facility
  • Ear, nose and throat surgery
  • General surgery
  • Laminar flow theatre
  • Maternity
  • Medical units
  • Nephrology
  • Neurology
  • Neurosurgery
  • Obstetrics
  • Oncology
  • Ophthalmology
  • Orthopaedics
  • Paediatrics
  • Pathology
  • Plastic and Reconstruction surgery
  • Psychiatry
  • Radiology
  • Thoracic surgery
  • Urology

Ancillary services

  • Ambulance service
  • Dietetics
  • Occupational health
  • Pharmacy
  • Physiotherapy

Doctors

Anaesthetist(s)
Dr MJ Madisakwane 035 772 2748
Dr SNH Taqvi 035 772 2748
Dr P van der Walt 035 789 7287
Dr F Wever 035 772 6713
Dentist(s)
Dr P Fahn 035 772 3731
Dr Carlse 035 772 3920
Dr RL Pretorius 035 772 3731
Dr JV Sibeko 035 772 4981
Dr PD Swan 035 772 7231
Dermatologist
Dr Kunene 035 799 5577
Ear, nose & throat surgeon
Dr G Charlton 035 792 5569
GP's in Emergency unit
Dr D Van der Walt 035 902 8020
Dr W Gelderblom 035 902 8020
Dr R Cooper 035 902 8020
Dr J Ani 035 902 8020
Dr SN Mdakane 035 902 8020
Dr O Adetiba 035 902 8020
General surgeon(s)
Dr RS Kalyan 035 902 8088
Dr N Naidoo 035 772 3335
Gynaecologist(s)
Dr SJ Kunene 035 772 4848
Dr S Dladla 035 902 8091
Dr RK Misra 035 902 8010
Nephrologist(s)
Dr SC Coka 035 789 9089
Renal Unit 035 772 4210
Neurosurgeon
Dr K Timakia 035 791 5300
Ophthalmologist
Dr J de Lange 035 792 2200
Orthopaedic surgeon(s)
Dr C Gathiram 035 772 2653
Dr S Ndlela 035 902 8092
Paediatrician(s)
Dr TL Usaiwevhu (Ladi) 035 772 1522
Dr NM Nsele 035 772 3848
Pathologist(s)
Ampath Laboratories 035 901 7600
Lancet Laboratories 035 902 8063
Physicians(s)
Dr FI Hashmi 035 772 4798
Dr SC Nkwanyana 035 772 2304
Dr SR Kistensamy 035 902 8000
Plastic & Reconstructive surgeon
Dr B Lelala 035 902 8213
Psychiatrists
Dr SX Molefe 035 772 7253
Radiologist(s)
Dr K Mckenzie 035 772 6839
Dr CI Stoyanov 035 772 6839
Urologist(s)
Dr S Akhtar 035 792 8000
Dr Van Tonder 035 902 8000

Contact us

Physical address

Cnr Biyela and Ukula Streets
Empangeni
3880

Postal address

PO Box 2136
Empangeni
3880

Telephone

035 902 8000

Fax

035 792 1240

Email

support.empangeni@lifehealthcare.co.za

Map

Life Empangeni Private Hospital

Hospital Manager

John Fidler