The hospital is situated in Pietermaritzburg, KwaZulu-Natal. The city of Pietermaritzburg is the capital city of the province and is rich in history and heritage, boasting a variety of galleries, museums and monuments. Historical buildings include the Macrorie House, City Hall, Natal Museum, Old Colonial Building, Voortrekker House and Old Government House.
The city has a number of parks and gardens including the beautiful Pietermaritzburg Botanical Gardens. Locals and visitors enjoy visiting the Tala Private Game Reserve, which is just 36km South-East of Pietermaritzburg or Midmar Dam, which is 30km North-West of the city.
Pietermaritzburg is known as the Garden City and is set in the heart of the Natal Midlands. It is about 80km North of Durban and close to the Drakensburg mountain range to the West of Pietermaritzburg.
The hospital is situated in central Pietermaritzburg and is easily accessible via the R103 to the West, the N3 to the East and the R56 to the South-East of the hospital. The 24-hour trauma unit with helipad serves the community around the clock.
Beds and Wards
The hospital has 205 beds and is equipped with the latest technology equipment to provide its patients the best quality healthcare during their hospital stay. The 3 surgical wards care for patients before and after surgical procedures with highly trained staff and professionals.
Patients in need of intensive and high medical care receive around the clock care at the intensive care unit equipped with state-of-the-art monitoring and support equipment. The maternity unit has a tranquil environment with modern facilities to ensure that mother and baby have a peaceful and pleasant hospital-stay.
Disciplines and Services
Ear, nose and throat surgery (Otorhinolaryngology)
Maxillo-facial and oral surgery
Plastic and reconstructive surgery
10h30 – 11h00
15h00 – 16h00
19h30 – 20h30
331 Burger Street
Map to Location
Telephone and Fax Numbers
Tel: +27 33 897 5000
Fax: +27 33 897 5275