Department of Family Medicine


Optimal health status for all persons in KwaZulu-Natal


To develop a sustainable, co-ordinated, integrated and comprehensive health system at all levels, based on the primary health care approach through the district health care system

Core Values:

  • Principles of Family Medicine
  • Ethical and professional conduct
  • Critical  and reflective thinking
  • Patient centered care
  • Evidence based practice
  • Generalist health care
  • Community based care and advocacy
  • Collaborative multi-disciplinary team approach
  • Collective decision making

Family Medicine Support Staff:


Mrs Roneetha Singh (Secretary)
Tel: +27 (0) 33 387 9088
Fax: +27 (0) 33 387 3845


Ms Sunga Chumia
Department of Family Medicine
Room 225, George Campbell Building
Howard Collage, Durban
Tel: 031 260 4770
Fax: 086 266 0570

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This page last edited on 17 January, 2019

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