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Telephone: +27 (0) 31 460 5000
Fax: +27 (0) 31 468 9654
Email: carol.dlamini@kznhealth.gov.za
Postal Address: P/Bag Jacobs 4026
Physical Address: Sidmouth Avenue Wentworth
GPS co-ordinates: 30.9891625 | -29.9329128

Senior Management Team
Dr SB Kader : Hospital Manager
Dr. S. Zulu : Medical Manager
Matron TR Khanyezi : Nursing Manager
Mrs P. Bekwa : Finance Manager
Mr. S. Mgoza : HR Manager
Mr. M.C. Ngcobo : Systems Manager

Vision: To achieve optimal health status to all persons within our catchment area.

Mission: Wentworth hospital is committed to providing a sustainable, integrated, comprehensive and quality service delivery by:-

  • Upholding the rights and dignity of customers / clients
  • Upholding holistic quality care
  • Maintaining a healthy and safe environment
  • Continuing community involvement
  • Providing a comprehensive and integrated health service.

Core values

  • Team work
  • Openness and transparency through communication
  • Trust and integrity
  • Compassion
  • Innovation
  • Respect and courtesy

Services Offered at Wentworth hospital


Wentworth is a district hospital in the eThekwini health district. Map showing location of the hospital.

Wentworth Hospital services the following catchment areas:- Hillary, Seaview, Wentworth,  Austerville, Yellowwood Park,  Chesterville,  Cato Manor,  Bluff,  Clairwood,  Montclair,  Jacobs,  Lamontville,  Umbilo,  Woodlands and Merebank. Wentworth Hospital operates on a referral system with patients being referred via their local clinics or regional hospitals.

Wentworth Hospital is unique in that it boarders on a nature reserve.  In January 2003, Dr. A. Reddi Head of Department of the Cardio-thoracic Surgery (now based at Inkosi Albert luthuli Central Hospital) undertook a project to list all the indigenous trees found on the premises of Wentworth Hospital.  The objective was to label these trees with the KwaZulu Natal conservation Service tags nailed onto them for easy identification, hopefully increasing awareness and appreciation.  Each tag cost +- R6.00, the cost was borne was the Cardio-thoracic Surgery Department before they transferred.

Hospital Newsletter    

If you have any questions, complaints or compliments regarding Wentworth Hospital please contact the Public Relation Officer, Miss Carol L. Dlamini.

Tel: +27 (0) 31 460 5000
Fax: +27 (0) 31 468 9654
Email: carol.dlamini@kznhealth.gov.za 

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