Clinic

We have a primary healthcare clinic at each of our branches, where we give counselling and advice on various health problems and offer a range of services. For the benefit of the local community, we are contracted by government to provide family planning, baby immunisation and postnatal care at a minimal counselling fee.

Family Planning

Oral and injectable contraceptives are dispensed at a small consultation fee. State condoms are freely available.

Adult vaccinations:

  • TWINRIX (Hepatitis A + B)
  • VARILRIX (Chickenpox)
  • ENGERIX B (Hepatitis B)
  • AVAXIM (Hepatitis A)
  • TETAVAX (Tetanus)
  • ADACEL QUADRA (Tetanus, Diphtheria, Whooping cough, Polio)
  • TRIMOVAX (MMR: Measles, Mumps and German measles)
  • VAXIGRIP/INFLUVAC (Flu vaccine)
  • MENCEVAX (Meningitis vaccine)
  • GARDASIL (Vaccine against cervical cancer and genital warts)
  • CERVARIX (Vaccine against cervical cancer)
  • TYPHIM Vi (Typhoid fever)
  • ZOSTAVAX (Shingles)
  • VIVAXIM ( Hepatitis A + Typhoid fever)

 

Basic wound care

Screening for cholesterol, diabetes and iron deficiency

Discovery Health Vitality Screenings and HIV tests

 

Medi-shape weight-loss Clinic

The Medi-shape weight-loss program is a successful lifestyle program which has assisted people to achieve and maintain their ideal weight in South Africa for the past 20 years. The program is easy to follow, safe, medically approved, supervised and incorporates natural products only. Clients visit our clinic twice weekly to weigh in and receive assistance on following the program in order to lose weight successfully.

For more information, visit the Medi-shape website at www.medi-shape.co.za.

Vitamin injections

Baby Care

Our nursing sisters provide a supportive and comprehensive antenatal service for parents and babies. We do growth assessments, assist with feeding problems and offer professional and effective solutions to all your parenting problems.

 

Immunisations
As part of a preventative healthcare strategy, our caring and experienced nursing sisters will help to monitor your baby’s immunisation schedule:

Immunisation

6-8 weeks

Pentaxim (Whooping cough, Tetanus, diphtheria, Haemophilus influenza type B, Polio)
Hepatitis B
Prevenar 13 (Pneumococcal vaccine)
Rotarix (Rotavirus vaccine)
Polio drops

 

10-12 weeks

Pentaxim
Hepatitis B

 

14-16 weeks

Pentaxim
Hepatitis B
Prevenar 13
Rotarix

 

9 months

Measles
Prevenar 13

 

18 months

Pentaxim
Measles

 

6 years

Diftavax (Dt: Diphtheria, Tetanus)
12 years
Diftavax

 

Optional private vaccines

12 months onwards- Chickenpox and Hepatitis A
15 months- MMR (Measles, Mumps, German measles)
6 years- Adacel Quadra (Diphtheria, tetanus, whooping cough, polio)