Ethekwini Hospital and Heart Centre

Durban, South Africa



The vision of Lenmed Ethekwini Hospital and Heart Centre is excellence in healthcare at a state-of-the-art facility that is both reasonable and accessible. An ultra-sophisticated and digitally incorporated hospital north of Durban. The hospital prides itself on being one of the few in the country where lung, heart, and kidney transplants are done. It is the only hospital In Kwa-Zulu Natal that provides many necessary services for Paediatric Cardiac Surgery. The hospital was voted as one of South Africa's top 20 hospitals, for four consecutive years. The hospital does utmost to make sure that every patient receives the highest standard of care. Ethekwini Hospital and Heart Centre have:

  • 345 Beds
  • An entire floor committed to the Cardiac Centre of Excellence
  • Medical Ward
  • Surgical Wards
  • 24-hour Emergency Department
  • Short stay unit
  • Maternity unit
  • Paediatric ward
  • Transplant Unit
  • 7 Theatres
  • Clinical Pharmacy for inpatients and outpatients
  • State of the art Radiology and Pathology services
  • A pharmacy for outpatients and hospital patients
  • A coffee shop

Specialist Facilities Include:

  • A committed Cardiac floor (Cardiac Ward, CCU, SCCU)
  • Two Cath Labs which brag the State-of-the-art modern technology
  • A devoted Renal Transplant unit
  • The only Centre of Excellence that focuses on a combination of both Heart & Lung transplant
  • 7 fully digital operating theatres
  • 20-bed Medical & Surgical ICU
  • State-of-the-art 24HR Emergency Unit with experienced & dedicated staff
  • A committed Emergency Rescue Service with two ambulances and two response vehicles managed by highly experienced and qualified paramedics.


  • family accomodation Accommodation
  • flight booking Airport
  • special dietery food Choice of Meals
  • interpreter services Interpreter
  • phone in the room SIM
  • TV inside room TV inside room

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