Our Hospitals

Life Cosmos Hospital



Situated in Witbank, the large 261-bed Life Cosmos Hospital is focused on the delivery of high- quality treatment and standards of care for which the Life Healthcare Group is known. Its wide range of modern facilities and a first-class team of health professionals provide patients with the treatment they need, whether for routine, more serious, or extensive procedures. There are 7 theatres, a 21-bed medical intensive care unit, a 10-bed surgical intensive care unit, a large maternity unit and a 10-bed neonatal ICU, a 4-bed paediatric intensive care unit as well as a 24-hour accident and emergency unit. Life Cosmos Hospital also has a state of the art 6-bed Burns Unit. This hospital has sophisticated diagnostic equipment, and its dedicated staff members focus on the needs of patients and their families. Through their ongoing quality training, hospital employees are able to deliver excellent healthcare and embrace the principles of empathy, ethics, excellence and empowerment.

Life Cosmos Hospital is a member of the Life Healthcare Group, one of the largest private hospital groups in South Africa, operating more than 60 acute facilities across the country.

013 653 8000
Physical address
C/O OR Tambo Street & Beatty Ave, Witbank, 1035
-25.8835807 : 29.2329081
Hospital Manager
Hanlie Geyser
Visiting hours

All visiting hours listed below for all general wards, ICU and High Care units are suspended until further notice.

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

  • 10:30 - 11:00
  • 15:00 - 16:00
  • 19:00 - 20:00
  • Visitors are restricted to three per patient at a time. Children are welcome but they must have an adult supervising them.

Visiting hours for Medical, Surgical, Paediatric, Neonatal ICU and Burns Unit: 

  • 15:00 - 16:00
  • 19:00 - 20:00

In the Intensive Care Unit (ICU), we only allow two family members per patient.

Medical services

  • Critical care
  • Dental surgery
  • Emergency services
  • ENT surgery
  • General surgery
  • Gynaecology
  • Internal medicine 
  • Laparoscopic surgery
  • Maxillo facial surgery
  • Neonatology
  • Neurosurgery
  • Obstetrics
  • Orthopaedic surgery
  • Paediatrics
  • Pathology
  • Physicians
  • Psychiatry
  • Radiology
  • Urology
  • Nuclear medicine
  • Maternity services
  • Wound care

Ancillary services

  • Audiology
  • Pharmacy
  • Phsyiotherapy


Ear, nose & throat surgeon(s)
Dr Kayode Ayodele 0136538344
Dr Nico Ligthelm 0136538270
Dr Wynand Joubert 0136538344
General practitioner
Please contact us for detailed list 0136538000
General surgeon(s)
Dr Dawid Roux 0136538260
Dr Pieter Oosthuizen 0136538280
Dr Stefan Rost 0136538296
Dr Michael Mtsweni 0136538350
Dr Paddy Daya 0136565459
Dr Sinah Mashiloane 0136553054/55
Dr Sivagnana Vijendranath 0136538340
Maxillofacial and oral surgeon
Dr Edward Molomo 0136538031
Dr Dusan Tatomir 0132824493
Dr Gerrie Engelbrecht 0136538257
Dr Francois van Niekerk 013 653 8308
Orthopaedic surgeon(s)
Dr Johannes Nortjé
Dr Nathi Mhlongo 0136538344
Dr Wouter van Graan 0136538367
Dr Christian Edeani 0136538023
Dr Dharmandra Daya 0136538330
Dr Stella Onyari 0136902661
Dr Aamir Hasan 0136538250
Dr Amanda van der Horst 0136538148
Dr Ndishavhelafhi Sipholi 0136538355
Dr Tlangelani Tiva 0136538300
Trauma doctor
Doctor on duty 0136538001
Dr Heinrich Voigt 0136538328
Dr Nico van Greunen 0136538328
Dr Wikus Vermeulen 0136538328

Contact us

Physical address

C/O OR Tambo Street & Beatty Ave

Postal address

PO Box 810


013 653 8000


013 653 8005

Hospital manager

Hanlie Geyser




Life Cosmos Hospital