Melomed Richards Bay Private Hospital

Melomed Richards Bay

Our latest development is indicative of Melomed's pursuit towards a promising future for our society's healthcare. Experience world-class service supported by friendly, expert staff and state of the art equipment, including a dedicated 24-hour Emergency Centre. Your healthcare needs remain the cornerstone and foundation of our service ethos and patient safety forms an integral part of the patient recovery process hence the fact that no expense was spared with the development and construction cost for our new facility....

Particular attention was paid to the hotel portion of our service and aesthetics of the hospital. Our new facility was purposefully built taking each and every patient's needs into consideration. The facility boasts expansive scenic views, ample parking and luxurious accommodation, ensuring that a holistic approach is followed to ensure the full recovery and wellbeing of our patients. Our highly skilled specialists, supported by our dedicated nursing staff adhere to the highest standards of professional nursing treatment and are committed to caring for your health and wellbeing. Keeping up to date with the latest innovations in medical technology, the facility boasts the first and only Catheterization Laboratory in Northern KwaZulu-Natal and a new 10-bedded Cardiac ICU.

The hospital houses 217 beds and provide a wide spectrum of specialist services, including Radiology, Pathology, Physiotherapy and Speech Therapy. Our surgical expertise includes procedures such as Orthopaedics, Spinal Orthopaedic Surgery, Urology, Obstetrics & Gynaecology, Ophthalmology, ENT (Ear, Nose & Throat Surgery), Cardiothoracic, Dental, General Arterial surgery and Neuro-surgery. In addition to the surgical offering the facility also boasts a 58-bedded medical ward, 33-bedded Paediatric ward and 12-bedded ICU and 12-bedded High Care Unit. The facility offers a state-of-the art dedicated Obstetrics & Gynaecology theatre housed in the maternity ward, supplemented by a 8-bedded NICU for neonate and ill babies.

Main Services

Please expand any of the below to view a comprehensive list of our services offered at Melomed Richards Bay:

Specialist Services

Breast Diseases
Colo-rectal Surgery
Cardio Thoracic Surgery
ENT Surgery
General Surgery
Gynaecology & Obstetrics
Internal Medicine
Orthopaedic Surgery
Renal Dialysis
Spinal Orthopaedic Surgeon
ENT (Ear, Nose & Throat) Surgery

Ancillary Services

Melomed Renal Care
Morton & Partners Radiology
Pathcare Pathology
24hr Emergency Unit


Parking for visitors/patients
Rest Room
Free Wifi - Patients only


Patient Satisfaction Results

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Visiting Hours


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24hr Emergency Unit

Our Emergency Units are open 24hours a day and 7 days a week. Our units are equipped with the latest in medical technology and are backed by skilled doctors and nurses.

Contact Form


John Ross Eco Junction
Corner of N2 & MR 496 (John Ross Highway)
Richards Bay

+27 35 791 5300

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