Milpark Hospital

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Milpark Hospital
Netcare Limited
LocationParktown West, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
Coordinates26°10′49″S 28°01′05″E / 26.18018°S 28.01792°E / -26.18018; 28.01792Coordinates: 26°10′49″S 28°01′05″E / 26.18018°S 28.01792°E / -26.18018; 28.01792
Care systemprivate
Hospital typecommunity
StandardsTrauma unit level 1
Emergency departmentYes

The Milpark Hospital is a private hospital in western Parktown, Johannesburg, in the area known as Milpark, and owned by Netcare Limited. It has a level 1 accredited trauma unit, and cardiology and cardio-thoracic services. It has 346 beds, of which 95 are used for high care and intensive care.[1][2]

Nelson Mandela was treated at the hospital for an acute respiratory infection in January 2011[3] and underwent an laparoscopy there in February 2012.[4]

In February 2009, South African sprinter Oscar Pistorius was treated at the hospital after a serious boating accident.[5]

On 2 April 2018, Winnie Madikizela-Mandela died at the hospital.[6]


  1. ^ "Netcare Milpark Hospital". Retrieved 2012-08-17.
  2. ^ "Netcare Milpark Hospital". Retrieved 2012-08-17.
  3. ^ David Smith in Johannesburg (2011-01-28). "Nelson Mandela's release from hospital calms national alarm | World news". London: The Guardian. Retrieved 2012-08-17.
  4. ^ CAT FRIDAY, 17 AUGUST. "Eyewitness News: Madiba discharged from hospital – Presidency". Retrieved 2012-08-17.
  5. ^ Borland, Ken (22 February 2009). "Pistorius in intensive care after boating accident in South Africa". London: The Guardian. Retrieved 17 August 2012.
  6. ^ "South Africa's Winnie Mandela dies at 81". BBC News. 2018-04-02. Retrieved 2018-04-02.