Our Medwedge Stepdown Facility has welcomed its first patients back since South Africa’s lockdown started in March this year. We are ready to ensure a safe and secure environment for patients to achieve a healthy recovery with optimal outcomes.

We offer each patient an individual care plan to assist with each patient’s individual needs.

Our current in-house patients include neurological trauma and orthopaedic recoveries from our feeder hospitals including Netcare Olivedale, Life Wilgeheuwel and Netcare Rosebank.

Our Medwedge Stepdown facility is a sub-acute licenced facility with 37 beds available for patients who need comprehensive medical care and rehabilitation after a surgical procedure or illness. We are contracted to medical aids and form a part of the greater NHN Hospital group.

The facility focuses on post-surgery from the following disciplines: General Medical – which includes all non-infectious medical patients, Orthopaedic, Stroke recovery and Cardiac patients.

Additional specialty services include Physiotherapy, Speech Therapy, Occupational Therapy and a General practitioner.

PLEASE NOTE: JHB Eye Hospital is a facility used by Doctors to perform operations and NO consultations take place at JHB Eye. The doctors affiliated with Johannesburg Eye Hospital each have their own independent practices and consultations are conducted in their rooms and not at JHB Eye. Therefore unfortunately JHB Eye hospital is not able to assist with booking appointments.

Please view the Doctor tab for the contact details of all affiliated doctors who practice at JHB Eye. The Doctor's contact details and areas of specialisation are referenced on the Doctors tab by clicking on the Doctors picture is (the phrase) that has been placed on the website.