About Life St George`s Hospital
Life St George’s Hospital in Port Elizabeth has an excellent reputation for quality and clinical excellence. It is one of the largest hospitals in the region with 302 beds and 15 theatres.
This hospital is proud of its world class cardiac centre that focusses on all aspects of cardiology and cardiothoracic surgery from prevention and diagnosis, to treatment and rehabilitation of cardiac patients. The dedicated, multi-disciplinary team and state-of-the-art technology will ensure that we provide the best possible specialist cardiac service to the Port Elizabeth and surrounding areas.
The maternity unit at Life St George’s Hospital has been awarded the Mother and Friendly Hospital Status since 2014. The Baby Friendly Initiative is a worldwide programme of the World Health Organisation and Unicef to promote breastfeeding and skin-to-skin between mother and baby. The specialists and nursing staff of Life St George’s Hospital will walk the extra mile to smooth your transition into motherhood, and make the birth of your baby a memorable experience. Fathers are not forgotten, and are encouraged to share fully in the birth process.
The hospital boasts a dedicated team of first-class health professionals, which caters to all medical and surgical disciplines. Modern and sophisticated facilities and state-of-the art diagnostic equipment enable the staff to deliver a special brand of health and care that will improve the lives of patients and visitors. In addition, Life St George’s Hospital’s employees actively participate in community initiatives to improve the quality of life in surrounding areas.