Contact us

Physical address 32 Albany Street,
Central
East London
5209
Postal address PO Box 1585,
East London,
5200
Telephone 043 722 3128
Fax 043 722 7575

Our renal facility

The renal unit at Life East London Private Hospital relocated from Life St James Hospital in May 2013 The 10-bed unit has been especially designed with the comfort of our patients, who spend a great deal of time in the unit, in mind.

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 – three times per week
  • Acute haemodialysis, continuous renal replacement therapy and plasma exchange for acute renal failure
  • Peritoneal dialysis
  • Automated peritoneal dialysis

Complementary services

We also offer the following:

  • Dietary advice
  • Lifestyle training
  • Pre-dialysis counselling

Management

Position Name
Renal Unit Manager Chantelle Arrens-Ross
Hospital Manager Fabion Bennett
Nurse Manager Goonasoondrift Naidoo
Ward Secretary Jennifer Harman

Supporting doctors

Name Contact number

Nephrologist(s) / physician(s)
Dr K Govender 043 743 1689
Dr K Shweni 043 743 1686
Dr I Jam Jam 043 743 7872
Physician(s)
Dr T Brain 043 743 9803
Dr DI Duncan 043 721 0988
Dr M Griffiths 043 743 1686
Dr L Jamjam 043 742 0614
Dr A Koopowitz 043 743 7582
Dr R Mahlunge 043 742 0837
Dr F Mgwedli 043 743 7872
Dr A Solombela 043 743 7872