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Services at Tygerberg Hospital


A full range of general specialist and sub-specialist services include:



  • Carel du Toit Centre for the Hearing Impaired.
  • Centre for Mental Health.
  • Clinical Nutrition and Vitaminology Service.
  • Clinical Retinal Laboratory.
  • Cochlear Implant Unit.
  • Complex Craniofacial Surgery Unit.
  • Department of Endocrinology and Metabolism.
  • Complex Radiation and Oncological Therapy.
  • Day Surgery Unit.
  • In-Vitro Fertilisation.
  • Kidney Transplant Unit.
  • Laboratory for Human Genetics.
  • Neonatal Intensive Care Unit.
  • Neuropsychiatry Unit.
  • Open Heart Surgery Unit.
  • Perinatal Mortality Unit.
  • Poison Information Centre.
  • Postnatal Stress Disorder Unit.
  • Specialised Pulmonary Function Laboratory.
  • Tuberculosis Clinical Work Unit.
  • TygerBear Unit - Social Work Unit.
  • MRI with FMRI Facility and Additional 3t MRI Machine.
  • Oncology.
  • Only Adult Burns Unit in the Western Cape.
  • Hyperbaric Oxygen Facility.
  • 26-Bed Private Ward.


These services provide for advanced health care to all patients, as well as training of large numbers of doctors (under- and postgraduate) and all other types of clinical staff.

Provided by:
Government Body: (Department of Health and Wellness, Western Cape Government)
The content on this page was last updated on 20 June 2018