Our Hospitals

Life Anncron Hospital


Located in Klerksdorp, the large Life Anncron Hospital has modern and sophisticated facilities aimed at providing high-quality treatment and unique standards of care. This 150-bed facility is equipped to provide extensive medical treatment to patients whether they are admitted for routine, more serious, or extensive procedures. There are five theatres, several specialised intensive-care units, a 16-bed maternity unit and the only cardiology facility in the central region of the North West Province. Cardiology spectrum has the ability to do vascular and cardiac surgery on high-risk patients and patients with structural heart disease, and a fully integrated cardiac unit is available to patients. There is a large team of specialists in different medical and surgical disciplines available to patients, and together with dedicated nursing staff and allied health professionals, they are able to truly 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. We have a 24-hour emergency unit which is able to treat patients for both emergencies and/or more routine or extensive procedures.

Click here to watch our explainer video on what to expect during your emergency unit visit.

Life Anncron Hospital now also offers Life Emergency Medical Services (LEMS) a fully equipped response vehicle with a qualified LEMS paramedic, offering free life support services in a radius of 80km around Klerksdorp. The service can be activated by calling 0860 123 367.

018 468 1911 / 018 468 6688 / 018 468 0101
018 468 0000
Physical address
Cnr. Dr Yusuf Dadoo Ave & Hartley Street, Wilkoppies, Klerksdorp, 2571
-26.8405262 : 26.6673218
Hospital manager
Lukas Greeve
Visiting hours

Visiting hours have been reviewed in accordance with the updated regulations and the influence of
COVID-19 cases locally. Please note the visiting hours can change at short notice and this is at the
discretion of hospital management, dependent on the local COVID-19 situation and advice from
clinical and doctor committees.

Visitation is limited to 2 (two) persons per patient, per visiting hour.

General wards and Specialised Care Units
Monday – Sunday

  • 10h00 - 11h00
  • 15h00 – 16h00
  • 19h15 – 20h00

Paediatric Wards: One parent will be permitted to sleep in with an admitted paediatric patient.
Parents are allowed to alternate the stay and care, with prior consultation with the unit manager.
General visitation is allowed during the stipulated visiting hours; regrettably no children under the
age of 12 years are allowed.

Confinement – partner support in theatre/labour ward: Fathers/Birthing partners will be allowed
access subject to provision of a negative COVID-19 test result within a minimum period of 72-hours
prior to confinement of birthing mother. On the day of labour, the birthing partner may stay for an
extended period. The duration of the stay will be at the discretion of the unit manager.
General visitation is allowed during the stipulated visiting hours.

Nursery and Neonatal ICU: Little Life encourages the participation of the mother with the newborn
baby during their stay in the Nursery or Neonatal ICU. Our nursing employees will liaise with the
parents regarding the feeding times for the newborns and general care for a newborn baby. These
times will be communicated to you once you have settled in our Little Life Maternity Unit.
Only grandparents are allowed visitation within the NNICU, regrettably no children under the age
of 12 years are allowed.

Visitation in areas in which confirmed, or suspected COVID-19 patients are cared for will remain

Please note that the Main Entrance will be closed daily at 20h30.

 Medical services

  • Anaesthesiology
  • Cathlab
  • Cardiology
  • Cardo-Thoracic Theatre
  • Critical Care Unit
  • Dentistry
  • Dermatology
  • Ear, nose & throat surgery
  • Emergency services
  • General surgery
  • Gynaecology
  • Internal medicine
  • Maxillofacial & oral surgery
  • Neurosurgery 
  • Obstetrics
  • Orthodontics
  • Orthopaedics
  • Ophthalmology
  • Paediatrics
  • Pathology
  • Periodontal surgery
  • Plastic surgery 
  • Radiology including CT scanner
  • Urology
  • Vascular Surgery


Dr David Mundell 0188800105
Dr Don Zachariah 0188800104
Cardio-Thoracic Surgeon(s)
Dr Devan Scott 0181000042
Dr Jannie Lee 0184626838
Dr Quin Kgabale 0184687207
Ear, nose & throat surgeon(s)
Dr Pieter van Dyk 0184687788
General surgeon(s)
Dr Johan Combrink 0184683679
Dr Johan Fourie 0184681309
Dr Sampie Smith 0184687014
Dr Theunis du Toit  0180110564
Dr Charles Nienaber 0184686219
Dr Gustav Pienaar 0184687760
Dr Jan van Soest 0184682213
Dr Kevin Abraham 0180101138
Maxillofacial surgeon(s)
Dr Jason White 0184686732
Dr Hennie Scholtz 0184687120
Orthopaedic surgeon(s)
Dr Charles Oosthuizen 0184688338
Dr Kiewiet Vlok 0184687735
Dr Johan Visser 0184681452
Dr Masego Morule 0184620185
Dr Kamogelo Afrika 0184680046
Dr Barbara Mason 0184688308
Dr Jaco Strauss 0184687786
Dr Marabi Tshenkeng 0184687943
Dr Binu Luke 0184687207
Dr Kees de Hoog 0184681571
Dr Gerrie Janse van Rensburg 0184620811
Dr Gloria Mangaba 0184681658
Dr Morne Marais 0184683567
Dr Marietha van Zyl 0184681571
Plastic surgeon(s)
Dr Jan-Hendrik Lamprecht 0184681590
Dr Siegmund Johannes 0184680090
Dr Henriette Smith 0184684247
Alet Venter 0184684854
Dr Albie Botha 0184681031
Dr Chris van der Walt 018 468 7729/30
Dr Ruark Botha 0184683385

Contact us

Physical address

Cnr. Dr Yusuf Dadoo Ave & Hartley Street

Postal address

PO Box 6003


018 468 0000

Hospital manager

Lukas Greeve

Emergency unit telephone

018 468 1911/018 468 6688


018 468 6775




Life Anncron Hospital