Melomed Richards Bay Private Hospital

Melomed Richards Bay


Melomed Hospital Holdings proudly announces that its latest addition to the Melomed group namely, Melomed Richards Bay Private Hospital. 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 and 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 needs into consideration and the facility boasts expansive scenic views, ample parking, luxurious accommodation to cater for the healthcare needs ensuring that a holistic approach is followed to ensure the full recovery and wellbeing of our patients. Our highly skilled Specialist component supported by our dedicated nursing staff adhere to the highest standards of professional nursing treatment and are committed to caring for your health and well-being.

Our medical and surgical equipment boasts the latest advances in technology and is constantly updated, keeping the facilities at Melomed Richards Bay in line with the latest innovations in medical technology. Our facility houses 200 beds and can comfortably accommodate patients at any time, and provide a wide spectrum of specialist services, including radiology, pathology, physiotherapy and speech therapy. Our surgical expertise includes procedures such as major Orthopaedics, Spinal Orthopaedic Surgery, Urology, Obstetrics & Gynaecology, Ophthalmology, ENT (Ear, Nose & Throat Surgery), Dentistry, General and arterial surgery. In addition to the surgical offering the facility also boasts a 57-bedded medical ward, 33-bedded Paediatric ward and 10-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 4-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

Anaesthesiology
Breast Diseases
Colo-rectal Surgery
Cardio Thoracic Surgery
Dentistry
Endoscopy
ENT Surgery
General Surgery
Gastro-enterology
Gynaecology & Obstetrics
Internal Medicine
Neonatologist
Nephrology
Neurosurgery
Neurology
Oncology
Ophthalmology
Orthopaedic Surgery
Pathology
Paediatrics
Psychiatry
Pulmonology
Radiology
Renal Dialysis
Urology
Spinal Orthopaedic Surgeon
ENT (Ear, Nose & Throat) Surgery

Ancilliary Services

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

Facilities

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

In addition, Melomed Richards Bay houses 25 permanent resident specialists who provide the surrounding community with access to a broad range of top medical services. At Melomed Richards Bay, we take our responsibilities to the community seriously. That is why we have instituted an after-hours emergency service, allowing the surrounding community immediate access to emergency medical care.

On behalf of Melomed Richards Bay, we wish you a pleasant stay, and assure you of our commitment to assisting you on your way to health and happiness.

Visiting Hours

General Wards

Our General Wards visiting hours are between 10:00 - 11:00, 14:00 - 15:00 during the day (Public Holidays and Week-ends: 14h00-16h00). Evening Visiting hours are between 19h00-20h00.

Our ICU Ward visiting hours are between 10:15 - 11:00, 15:00 - 16:00 during the day Evening Visiting hours are between 19h00-20h00.

Restrictions:

Visits to our Maternity Wards between 19h00-20h00 are restricted to husbands and siblings only. Please note no children under the age of 12 will be allowed.

Our Paediatric Wards are unlimited for parents and guardians, however general visitors are restricted to the set visiting hours.

Intensive Care Unit

General visiting hours apply however, only 2 visitors per patient are allowed at a time.

Important Note: Visitation rights is at the sole discretion of the sister-in-charge.

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.


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Address

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

+27 35 791 5300

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