Opened in 1991, Netcare Linksfield Hospital is a multi-disciplinary health center with 263 registered beds. The hospital is capable of diagnosing and treating a variety of health problems. Their emergency department is open 24-hours a day, and contains an accredited level three trauma unit. The facility boasts state-of-the-art equipment and technology, including an interventional catheterization laboratory and a dedicated cardiac operating room.
Netcare Linksfield Hospital offers an orthopedic unit staffed by 14 orthopedic surgeons. This unit is also capable of providing specialized treatment of bone infections. In addition, the hospital offers other specialized services, including cochlear implants, endocrinology, renal dialysis and pulmonology. The hospital is part of South Africa's Netcare network, one of the largest private healthcare providers in the nation.
Netcare Linksfield Hospital welcomes international patients. Its facilities are less than 30 minutes from the O.R. Tambo International Airport (commonly known as the Johannesburg Airport). The hospital is close to a number of cafes, shops and overnight accommodations. Several tourist destinations, including Johannesburg's fashion district, are within driving distance of the facility.