Renal Services, Mercantile Hospital

Contact us

Physical address Cnr Kempston & Durban Roads,
Postal address PO Box 4031,
Port Elizabeth,
Telephone 041 404 0557
Fax 041 404 0473

Our renal facility

The renal unit at Life Mercantile Hospital has 21 dialysis stations. It is on ground floor for easy access for our renal patients.

Our renal services

Our highly skilled and experienced multi-disciplinary medical and nursing team is committed to delivering a high quality service to our patients.

We offer the following:

  • Chronic haemodialysis
  • Acute renal diaysis
  • Overall management of renal patients
  • Peritoneal dialysis
  • Review of renal transplant patients

Complementary services

We also offer the following:

  • Dietary advice
  • Lifestyle training
  • Pre-dialysis counselling
  • Pamper program
  • Diabetic and renal education
  • Hypertension and renal education


Position Name
Renal Unit Manager Anel van Wyk
Hospital Manager Pat Lubobo
Nurse Manager Lynette Myburgh
Ward Secretary Marlene Nel

Supporting doctors

Name Contact number

Dr K Msulwa 041 922 5113
Dr G T Musson 041 373 4017
Dr R Freercks 041 373 0011
Dr R Behari 041 404 0419
Dr P Ngcakani 041 404 0402
Dr G Parker 041 404 0408