Netcare Ferncrest Hospital Situated in Rustenburg, one of the fastest growing cities in South Africa, Netcare Ferncrest Hospital is the gateway to quality medical care in the North West Province.
Our 211-bed hospital is a multi-disciplinary facility, offering access to the latest advances in medical and surgical technology, including cardiology and cardiothoracic surgery.
Our emergency department offers a 24-hour emergency medical service, and Netcare 911’s ambulance service is also based on the hospital premises.
The doctors practising at our hospital and our dedicated staff members are committed to providing patients with the highest standard of medical care at all times.
Renal care unit
This unit – one of only two National Renal Care facilities in the North West Province – can accommodate regular patients as well as tourists with chronic kidney failure who are visiting the tourist attractions in the area for haemodialysis. The unit also offers peritoneal dialysis and a Healthy Start educational programme for patients with end-stage renal failure.
Deep brain stimulation centre
Our hospital is one of only a handful in the country where this procedure is performed. This new technology can improve the quality of life for patients suffering from Parkinson's disease. Tiny electrodes are implanted in targeted structures of the brain and connected to a neuro-stimulator, and a wireless programming device is used to adjust the electrical stimulation according to the patient's individual needs.
This clinic focuses on the diagnostic testing of patients suffering from various symptoms like heartburn, difficulty in swallowing, stomach ache, continuous coughing, nausea and vomiting.
Wound care clinic
This clinic has served the needs of our patients and doctors since 2006. The aim of specialised wound care is to ensure that patients benefit from continuity in the observation and treatment of their wounds. This service is available to hospitalised patients and outpatients.
Mother and baby services
Our maternity tours present expectant parents with the opportunity to view our facilities, meet our staff members, and gain information about our full maternity service.
The Netcare Stork's Nest mother and baby wellness clinic situated on our premises offers, amongst other:
The radiology department based in our hospital offers a variety of diagnostic services including MRI, CAT scans and mammograms.
This hospital is one of the first hospitals in North-West to have a Catherization Laboratory.
This laboratory allows us to perform a wide range of advanced cardiac and vascular procedures.
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Please note that the centre operates from Monday to Friday 08:00 to 16:00
Pre-admission helps to smooth the admission process, ensuring there are no delays when you check-in for your procedure. You can do your pre-admission online at your convenience, by means of Netcare’s secure system.
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