Lenmed Head Office
September 9, 2019

Ethekwini Hospital And Heart Centre

An ultra-sophisticated and digitally integrated hospital north of Durban. It is the only Private hospital In Kwa-Zulu Natal that offers much needed services for Paediatric Cardiac Surgery. The hospital was voted as one of SA's top 20 hospitals, for five consecutive years. The Hospital is the first in Africa to be awarded Chest Pain Centre accreditation by the American College of Cardiology and the only Hospital in KwaZulu Natal to achieve Diamond status with the World Stroke organization.
  • 377 Beds
  • 24 Hour Emergency Department
  • Cardiac Centre of Excellence for Adult and Paediatric Cardiac Surgery
  • Stroke Centre of Excellence. World Stroke Organisation Angels Awards-Diamond Status
  • 12 Discipline Paediatric Centre
  • Cardiac Theatre and Catheterisation Laboratory
  • Vascular Surgery
  • General Medical and Surgical Disciplines
  • Renal Care Unit
  • Orthopaedic Robotics
  • Accredited by the American College of Cardiology
  • Mako Robotics
  • General Medical and Surgical Disciplines

Where to eat

Coffee Shop: De Luca Café. Chocolates and balloons for sale.
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Everyday needs

Religious Facilities: Muslim Prayer facility
Retail Pharmacy
Banking: FNB ATM

When your child is admitted. One parent may stay for the duration of the stay, including 1 family member for day cases.
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Important Information

Hospital Manager

Niresh Bechan

Customer Relations Officer

Trisha Jacobs +27315812771 | Puseletso Modiselle +27315812772



+27 31 581 2999


Physical Address

11 Riverhorse Drive, Riverhorse Valley Business Estate, Durban

Postal Address

PO Box 40586, Redhill, Durban, 4071

GPS Co-ordinates

-29.777499, 30.995682

Visiting Hours

  • Daily: 15h00 – 16h00 and 19h00 – 20h00
  • Number of Visitors: Two visitors per patient

NICU: 15h00 – 17h00 daily.

Both Parents

Grandparents allowed on initial day of admission only

PICU: 15h00 – 17h00 daily.

Parents & Grandparents

Paediatrics: 1 parent will stay with the child, while the second parent may visit between 07h00 – 21H00

Visiting hours 15h00 – 17h00

Critically ill patients: Will be reviewed per case

Hospital & Retail Pharmacy Operating Hours

Hospital Pharmacy Monday to Friday: 08h00 – 20h00

Retail Pharmacy Monday to Friday: 08h00 – 19h00

Weekends & Public Holidays: 09h00 – 14h00

Enquire about Virtual Visitation