Situated in Johannesburg, the 194-bed Life Fourways Hospital is focused on the delivery of high-quality treatment and unique standards of care – whether for routine, more serious or extensive procedures. This modern and sophisticated hospital is renowned for its state-of-the-art equipment, and has a cardiac unit and cardiac catheterisation laboratory supported by super-specialised cardiologists and surgeons. The world-class facilities at the Life Fourways Hospital include a 16-bed maternity ward, a neonatal ICU, a paediatric ward, a 26-bed ICU and 10 theatres. The hospital does not just cater for heart patients, and there is medical support provided by specialists and surgeons across 26 medical and surgical disciplines. Through their ongoing quality training, hospital employees are able to deliver excellent healthcare and embrace the principles of empathy, ethics, excellence and empowerment.

Medical services

  • Anaesthesiology
  • Breast Health
  • Cardiology
  • Cardio-Thoracic Surgery
  • Dermatology
  • Ear, Nose & Throat (ENT) Surgery
  • Endocrinology
  • Gastroenterology
  • General Surgery
  • Gynaecology & Obstetrics
  • Internal Medicine
  • Interventional Radiology (UFE)
  • Maxillo-Facial Surgery
  • Medical Oncology
  • Nephrology
  • Neurology
  • Neurosurgery
  • Ophthalmology
  • Orthopaedics Surgery
  • Paediatrics
  • Paediatric Surgery
  • Pathology
  • Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery
  • Psychiatry
  • Pulmonology
  • Radiology
  • Rheumatology
  • Urology
  • Vascular Surgery

Ancillary services

  • Ante Natal Classes
  • Audiology and Speech Therapy
  • Baby Clinic
  • Medical Orthotist and Prosthetist
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Pharmacy
  • Physiotherapy
  • Podiatry
  • Psychology
  • Renal Unit (8 station dialysis unit)
  • Wound Clinic

Contact Details:

Advanced life support paramedic service 0860 123 367

Telephone 011 875 1000

Email: [email protected]

Physical address: Corner Cedar Road and Cedar Avenue West, Fourways, 2055

GPS: -26.005065 : 27.993791

Hospital manager: Hendrik Swartz

Visiting hours

  • 11h00 – 11h30 (excluding maternity and ICU)
  • 15h00 – 16h00
  • 19h30 – 20h30 (maternity 19h00 – 20h00)
  • Visitors are restricted to two per patient at a time. Children are welcome but they must have an adult supervising them
  • In the Intensive Care Unit, we only allow two family members per patient and children under 12 years of age are not permitted in Unit.
  • In the Maternity Unit, fathers and grandparents may visit between 08h00 and 20h00 but other visitors must adhere to normal visiting hours between 15h00 to 16h00 or 19h00 to 20h00. Siblings may visit from 15h00 to 16h00.

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