Discipline of Paediatrics & Child Health

Staff

Academic Staff

Head of Department of Paediatrics and Child Health Professor Refiloe Masekela

Heads Clinical Units: Inkosi Albert Luthuli Hospital

Paediatric Consultants Inkosi Albert Luthuli Hospital

  • Paediatric Specialist Haematology –Dr Yasmin Goga
  • Paediatric Specialist Haematology- Dr Beverley Neethling
  • Paediatric Specialist Neurology -Dr Pamela Rapiti
  • Paediatric Specialist Neurology –Dr Rajeshree Govender
  • Paediatric Specialist Critical Care –Dr Shivani Singh
  • Paediatric Specialist Cardiology- Dr Andiswa Nzimela
  • Paediatric Specialist Nephrology -Dr Elaene Naicker
  • Paediatrics Specialist Dr Portia Luthuli

Paediatric Fellows

  • Paediatric Oncology Dr Kamy Coopasamy
  • Paediatric Neurology Dr Anna Kamunya
  • Paediatric Pulmonology Dr Pheladi Mashiloane
  • Paediatric Cardiology Dr Davidzo Murigo – Shumba
  • Paediatric Neonatal Dr Praven Moodley
  • Paediatric Pulmonology – Dr Meryline Ndlovu 
  • Paediatric Neurology – Dr Lionel Nyamurenje
  • Paediatric Neurology Nozi Ndzamela
  •  Paediatric Nephrology Dr Nisreen Sinada
  • Paediatric Cardiology Dr Sphamandla Zulu
  • Paediatric Haematology  Dr Noxolo Nsele

King Edward VIII Hospital

  • Head of Unit Paediatric Specialist Dr Kimesh L Naidoo
  • Head of Neonatal unit at King Edward Hospital/Neonatologist Dr Radhika Singh
  • Paediatric Specialist Infectious Diseases Professor Raziya Bobat
  • Paediatric Specialist Infectious Diseases Dr Mohendran Archary
  • Paediatric Specialist Dr Nhlanhla M Gumede
  • Paediatric Specialist Neonatologist Dr Farnisa Khan
  • Paediatric Specialist Pulmonologist Dr Visva Naidoo
  • Paediatic Specialist Infectious Diseases Dr A shendri Pillay
  • Paediatric Specialist Dr Ayanda Msomi
  • Paediatric Specialist Dr Leanne Munian
  • Paediatric Specialist Dr Gugu Buthelezi
  • Paediatric Specialist Safia Hoosen
  • Paediatric Specialist Dr Sibusiso Kubheka

Mahatma Ghandi Memorial Hospital

  • Head of Unit Paediatric Rheumatology Dr Kogielambal Chinniah
  • Paediatric Specialist Dr  Voshika Badal
  • Paediatric Specialist Dr Ayusha Rampersad
  • Paediatric Specialist Dr Adhika Dukhi
  • Paediatric Specialist Dr Roshika Singh

R K Khan Hospital

Prince Mshiyeni Memorial Hospital

  • Head of Unit Paediatric Specialist Neonatology Dr Niree Naidoo
  • Paediatric Specialist Infectious Diseases Dr Melissa AV Lawler
  • Paediatric Specialist Dr Prasha Doorgapersad
  • Paediatric Specialist Dr Praven Moodley
  • Paediatric Specialist Dr Kumaran Moodley
  • Paediatric Specialist Dr Terishia Hariram
  • Paediatric Specialist Dr Pranesha Appalsamy

Addington Hospital

  • Paediatric Specialist Head of Clinical Unit Dr Nox Mbadi
  • Paediatric Specialist Dr Muhammad R Ghuman
  • Paediatric Specialist Dr Swaran S Singh
  • Paediatric Specialist Neurology – KZN Children’s Hospital Dr Vasantha Govender

Stanger Hospital

  • Paediatric Specialist Head of Clinical Unit Dr J Van Lobestein
  • Paediatric Specialist Dr Vanessa Comley
  • Paediatric Specialist Dr Samantha Govender
  • Paediatric Specialist Dr Anele Mkhize
  • Paediatric Specialist Dr Heloise Goodfellow
  • Paediatric Specialist Dr Thanishiya Maduray
  • Paediatric Specialist Dr Mbali Gumede

 Port Shepstone Hospital

  • Paediatric Specialist Head of Clinical Unit Dr Isperan Moodley
  • Paediatric Specialist Dr Nadia Nair
  • Paediatric Specialist Dr Shivanee Pillay

 LUWMRH- Queen Nandi Hospital

  • Paediatric Specialist Head of Clinical Unit Dr Ndaye Kapongo
  • Paediatric Specialist Dr Mandy Wessels

   Honorary Clinical Staff – Clinical Managers – LUWMRH        

  • Paediatric Specialist Dr Ingrid Gasarasi
  • Paediatric Specialist Dr Menitha Samjowan
  • Paediatric Specialist Dr Samantha Singh

 NEWCASTLE HOSPITAL

  • Paediatric Specialist Dr Busi Mahlaba
  • Paediatric Specialist Dr Mulalo Nepfumbada

LADYSMITH HOSPITAL

  • Paediatric Specialist Head of Clinical Unit Dr Ansuya
  • Paediatric Specialist Dr Sithokozile Buthelezi                       

DEVELOPMENTAL LECTURER / MEDICAL OFFICER – PAEDS DEPT

  • Dr Reratilwe Mphahlele                      

Pietermaritzburg Campus

Grey’s Hospital

  • Head of Clinical Department Dr Mary Morgan
  • Head Clinical Unit Neonatology Trudy Martin
  • Head – Paediatrics & Child Health – KZN Health Dr McKerrow Neil
  • Paediatric Specialist Infectious Diseases Dr Fathima Naby
  • Head Clinical Unit  Dr  Mark Patrick
  • Paediatric Specialist Dr Barnesh Dhada
  • Paediatric Specialist Dr Tin Tin Win
  • Paediatric Specialist Dr Nicolette Wildenboer-Calitz
  • Paediatric Specialist Dr Adeniyi Folasade
  • Paediatric Specialist Dr Bisseru Tashmin
  • Paediatric Specialist Dr Bocking Frank
  • Paediatric Specialist Dr OF Jooma
  • Paediatric Specialist Dr Kannigan Yashodhara
  • Paediatric Specialist Dr Martin Trudy
  • Paediatric Specialist Dr Naidoo Romola

Edendale Hospital

  • Paediatric Specialist Dr Sbekezelo Hlophe
  • Head Clinical Unit Neonatology Dr Roopesh N Bhoola
  • Paediatric Specialist Dr Majozi Nonthuthuko
  • Paediatric Specialist Dr Naidoo Yugashnee
  • Paediatric Specialist Dr Seonandan Pratheesha
  • Paediatric Specialist Dr Vather Ashylan

Professional Services Staff

  • Diane Pillay
  • Portia Nhlangulela