Life Wilgers Hospital is a private hospital located in the leafy suburb of Wilgers in the eastern part of Pretoria.  Wilgers is located to the east of Lynnwood Ridge and conveniently located close to the N1 and N4 highway.  Also, close by is the M6 and M12 to the north of the hospital.  The hospital is part of the Life Healthcare group and provides many state-of-the-art services which also includes a 24-hour accident and emergency unit with a dedicated helicopter landing pad to ensure fast and lifesaving response.

Beds and Wards

Wilgers Hospital has 104 beds which includes a 28 bed maternity unit and a 10 bed neonatal intensive care unit.  The maternity unit is also supported by a mother and baby clinic that provides support to the mother after delivery and the neonatal intensive care unit has advanced monitoring and life support equipment.

Wilgers Hospital is one of the country’s fine hospitals with a radiology facility, which includes a range of sophisticated diagnostic equipment such as CT and MRI scanner and nuclear medicine.

The hospital has units for general and paediatric intensive care which provides specialist care and services.  A 24-hour accident and emergency unit has a dedicated helicopter land pad to ensures fast and effective service around the clock.

An infertility unit provides specialized services and hope to those longing to be parents.  Other state of the art units that can be found at the Wilgers hospital is a Urodynamic Unit and an Oncology Unit.  A Woundcare Clinic at the hospital provides aftercare for patients on the road to recovery.

Disciplines and Services

  • Cardiology
  • Cardiothoracic surgery
  • Dermatology
  • ENT (Ear, Nose and Throat) Surgery
  • General surgery
  • Gynaecology
  • Infertility
  • Internal medicine
  • Obstetrics
  • Maxillofacial and oral surgery
  • Neurology
  • Neurosurgery
  • Nuclear medicine
  • Oncology
  • Orthopaedic surgery
  • Paediatrics
  • Pathology
  • Plastic and reconstructive surgery
  • Radiology
  • Urology
  • Hyperbaric Unit
  • Pulmonology
  • Dietetics
  • 24 hour pharmacy
  • Physiotherapy
  • Psychology
  • Blood bank

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Visiting Hours

  • Morning: 11h00 – 11h30
  • Afternoon: 15h00 – 15h30
  • Evening: 19h00 – 19h30


  • 15:00 – 16:00
  • 19:00 – 20:00


  • 15:00 – 16:00
  • 19:00 – 20:00

Physical Address

Denneboom Road
Wilgers Ext. 14
South Africa

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Telephone and Fax Numbers

Tel: +27 12 807 8100
Fax: +27 12 807 0375

Website: Life Wilgers Hospital

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