The First Private Teaching Hospital in South Africa, Johannesburg

Patients and Visitors


The Wits Donald Gordon Medical Centre is the first and only private teaching hospital in South Africa. As part of our Patient Confidentiality, Patient information will only be disclosed to a direct family member or nominated spokesperson.


Retail Pharmacy Hours
Monday to Friday 09h00 - 17h30
Retail Pharmacy

Visiting hours

Visiting Hours

Due to COVID-19 restrictions visiting hours have been revised.

Please contact the hospital for the correct times.

Ward Telephone Numbers

Ward Telephone Numbers
ICU011 356 6001
High Care011 356 6135
Section A (Paeds)011 356 6115
Section B (Hepato-renal)011 356 6530
Section C (General)011 356 6123
Section J (Surgical)011 356 6041
Section E (Medical)011 356 6119
Section F (Adult Oncology)011 356 6127
Paediatric Oncology Unit
011 356 6116 / 5
Oncology Out Patients Department
011 356 6191