The First Private Teaching Hospital in South Africa, Johannesburg

Patients and Visitors

Patients

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.


Pharmacy

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

Visiting hours

Visiting Hours
Wards (3 visitors per bed)

Flexible visiting time between 08:00 and 20:00.

Critical Care Units (2 visitors per bed)

Morning: 11:00 - 12:00
Afternoon: 15:00 - 16:00
Evening: 19:00 - 20:00

Notes

No Flowers allowed in the ICU.
No children allowed in the ICU.
Please enquire at the nurses' station if the patient may receive visitors.


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
Ward
011 356 6116 / 5
Oncology Out Patients Department
011 356 6191