The hospital is located in Rustenburg in the North West province.  The province of North West borders Botswana to the North, the Gauteng province to the East, Free State to the South and the Kalahari desert to the West.  North West is home to the well-known Sun City resort, Pilanesburg National Park and the world’s richest platinum mineral deposits.

Rustenburg is located at the end of the Magaliesberg mountain range and set in a beautiful setting with a lot of history and tourist attractions.  The town is fast growing and forms part of a large agricultural industry and a well-known mining area in the province.

Rustenburg is about 170km from Johannesburg and 120km from Pretoria in Gauteng.  Nearby towns are Brits about 71km to the East and Swartruggens about 58km to the West of Rustenburg.  The hospital is easily accessible via the R104 to the North-East and the N4 to the South of the hospital.  A 24-hour accident and emergency unit with well-trained staff serves the community around the clock.

Beds and Wards

The hospital has 220 beds and 7 theatres.    The 12 bed intensive care and high care unit is equipped with state-of-the-art diagnostic and monitoring facilities.  A radiology facility is well-appointed with a complete of modern diagnostic equipment which includes a CT scanner.

The hospital wards and facilities include day beds, general wards, private wards, intensive care and high care units which are all staffed with well-trained staff and professionals to provide high quality care and services to the community.

Disciplines and Services

  • Cardiology
  • Cardio Thorax
  • Dermatology
  • Dentistry
  • Ear, Nose & Throat surgery
  • General practice
  • General surgery
  • Gynaecology & obstetrics
  • Maxillofacial
  • Neurosurgery
  • Nuclear medicine
  • Oncology
  • Ophthalmology
  • Orthopaedic surgery
  • Paediatrics
  • Pathology
  • Periodontics
  • Physicians
  • Plastic surgery
  • Psychiatry
  • Radiology
  • Urology
  • Vascular surgery

Visiting Hours

Visiting hours may vary among hospitals within the Life Healthcare group. Please contact the hospital directly or visit their website (link below) for the latest visiting hours.

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Physical Address

173 Beyers Naude Drive
North West
South Africa

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Telephone and Fax Numbers

Tel:  +27 14 597 7200
Fax:  +27 14 592 7527

Landline numbers may have changed or may be unreachable at this time. Please refer to the hospital website.

Website:  Life Peglerae Hospital

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