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A way of life

The Life Peninsula Eye Hospital is a dedicated eye facility specialising in opthalmic procedures.

Life Healthcare is recognised throughout the health industry for its high calibre healthcare opthalmic professionals and excellent facilities. Quality care is provided by surgeons, based at the centre.

We believe delivery of world-class healthcare is achieved through a combination of unparalleled quality and clinical excellence; along with a true focus on the personal needs of our patients and their families.

Every day as part of the Life Healthcare Group we subscribe to its unique core values, while individually striving to continually improve facilities, standards and technology.

At Life Peninsula Eye Hospital our priority is to focus on the delivery of a special brand of health and care to patients. Within a world class facility, this unique approach is what makes the difference.

Contact us

Physical address

Wilderness Road

Postal address

P.O Box 23905

Telephone 021 670 4316
Fax 086 675 8268


Position Name
Clinic Manager Suzan Scholtz
Reception Bonita Jacobs

Our team

Our facilities

The two theatres and one procedure room at the centre are equipped with the latest technology for ophthalmic surgery. Dedicated surgical nursing staff ensures efficiency, continuity and a high standard of care in theatre.

Day ward
The day ward has 8 lazy boys and their own two private rooms.

The surgeons are all super-specialised and only practice in their specific field of surgery.

Supporting doctors

Name Contact number

Aleksic Zoran 021 426 4842
Attenborough Michael 021 671 5154
Cilliers Deon 021 712 6997/67
Galloway Gavin 021 761 0140
Harrison Dale 021 674 1741
Ivey Andrew 021 671 5154
Laaks Debbie 021 715 8015
Makanjee Shyam 021 674 9272
Maske Richard 021 671 5154
Mesham Michael 021 785 5661
Pewolt Andrew 021 531 4317
Phillips Bruce 021 785 5661
Rogers Raymond 021 797 0057
Scholtz Raoul 021 671 5154
Suttle Kendrew 021 715 8015
Willies Carol 021 674 9160
Woods Ken 021 683 7014

Patient and visitor information

At life Peninsula Eye Hospital, we take pride in providing you with information that you will need in order to make your stay with us a pleasant and hassle-free experience.

If there is any further information that you or your family require regarding our hospital and our services, please feel free to contact us.


following items are required for admission:

  • Current medical aid membership card
  • Identity document
  • Pre-authorisation number, if applicable
  • Medication, if in use

A parent or legal guardian must accompany all patients under 18 years.


Patients undergoing surgery under anaesthetic should arrange for transport from the centre. It is not advisable to drive for 24 hours following an anaesthetic.

GPS coordinates

33.9867°S, 18.4665°E

Service monitoring

In keeping with our goal to continue providing high quality care, we monitor our service to patients on an ongoing basis. On discharge patients are asked to complete a questionnaire regarding their stay in hospital. Participation is voluntary, but it does assist management in addressing any problems and improving our service. We especially welcome any suggestions you may have.


Life Peninsula Eye Hospital charges medical aid tariffs according to scale of benefits.

  • Private patients and members of certain medical aids will be required to pay a deposit prior to admission, and to settle their accounts in full on discharge.
  • Medical aid and medical insurance scheme members are advised to check the extent of their coverage prior to admission, and to obtain a pre-authorisation number from their funder, if applicable.