Surgical Ward

General surgical procedures across a broad spectrum are performed in our modern theatres which are comprehensively equipped and staffed. Additionally, a growing range of specialist surgeries such as eye cataract, ENT, Maxillo facial, and joint replacements are also performed.

ENT Surgery

Ear, nose and throat surgery performed in our theatres includes such operations as tonsillectomies, adenoidectomies, grommet insertions, nasal septal and sinus surgery.


A phaecoemulsification machine is used to greatly simplify cataract removal surgery. Patients are able to return home the same day shortly after the phaecoemulsification procedure is complete. Other eye procedures include removal of certain types of tumours and glaucoma surgery.

The MAXILLO - FACIAL AND ORAL SURGERY performed at Hibiscus Hospital includes the following:
  • Surgical removal of impacted teeth.
  • Infections of mouth and facial structures.
  • Tempero-Mandibular joint abnormalities.
  • Facial bone injuries.
  • Facial abnormalities and malocclusions.
  • Pathology of face and jaws.
Orthopaedic Surgery

General orthopaedic surgery performed at Hibiscus Hospital includes the treatment of trauma and sports injuries and the correction of deformities. Elective joint procedures such as total hip and knee replacement are also performed.

Medical Tourism in South Africa and Elective Surgical Procedures

Patients from other geographical areas may enjoy recuperating in our seaside environment and warm KZN South Coast climate. There are many accommodation options within a few kilometres of the hospital where a convalescing patient or patient's family might stay. Should you wish to find out more about having your elective surgery performed at Hibiscus Hospital, please contact us.