Emergency Unit

Rondebosch Medical Centre has a 24 hour emergency unit which is linked to
Summit Clinic. This facility is staffed by specialist emergency care doctors. In an
emergency the patient is simply brought to the unit. The staff will then first treat
and stabilise the patient.Thereafter they will make all the necessary arrangements
for the patient to be brought up to Summit Clinic.It is a relatively simple and
seamless process with minimal inconvenience for the patient and their family


  • Mood disorders

  • Bipolar affective disorder

  • Depression

  • Anxiety disorders

  • Obsessive compulsive disorders

  • Panic disorders

  • Phobias


  • Post- traumatic stress disorders

  • Complex consequences associated with traumatic events

  • Post-natal disorders


  • Psychotic disorders (without significant behavioural disturbances)


  • Problems related to low self-esteem

  • Problems related to poor social skills

  • Substance abuse