Contact us

Physical address 21 Dane Road
Glen Austin
Postal address Private Bag X54
Halfway House
Telephone 011 655 5539
Fax 011 665 5544

Our renal dialysis facility

The modern five point renal dialysis unit at Life Carstenhof Hospital is equipped with state of the art equipment which incorporates the latest technological advancements in renal treatment.

Our unit offers the following:

  • A pleasant and tranquil environment where patients can relax while receiving treatment.
  • After hours and weekend treatment sessions by arrangement.
  • Telephonic support for our patients.
  • Close proximity to specialist units.
  • Resident nephrologist’s office is based in the unit.
  • Access to a sessional vascular surgeon if needed.

We also provide dietetically correct meals and refreshments to suit our patients’ needs.

Our renal dialysis services

Our highly skilled and experienced multi-disciplinary team comprises a nephrologist, who is based at the hospital and heads up the team, as well as nursing staff and a renal technologist.

We offer the following:

  • Acute dialysis
  • Chronic dialysis
  • Plasmapheresis
  • Continuous veno venous haemodialysis (CVVHD)

Complementary services

  • Close liaison with the organ donor unit
  • Counselling service by psychologists
  • Dietetic service
  • Pathology services
  • Physiotherapy
  • Radiology services
  • Social work services


Position Name
Renal Unit Manager Joyce Makgalemela
Hospital Manager Linda Bhagaloo
Nurse Manager Sibongile Mcunu
Ward Secretary Zintle Gelese

Supporting doctors

Name Contact number

Dr M Mahlangu 011 655 5532