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Fees and Rates for Primary Health Care Services

The fees** payable are based on subsidies provided by the UWC to provide Primary health care to UWC registered Students only. You must be a current and fully registered UWC student who does not have access to private Medical Aid cover to qualify for the subsidised rates**. Students with Medical Aid cover are charged as per medical aid rates and we will bill your medical aid scheme on your behalf.  Please ensure that you have chosen our Practice as your service provider, if you have a choose a specific service provider within your medical aid scheme.


(Basic consultation & up to 3 basic meds.)                
Doctor Consultations Nurse Consultations
Under grad students – Full time R 150 ​R 90
Under grad students – Part time ​R 190 ​R 100
Post grad students – Full time ​R 220 ​R 140
Post grad students – Part time ​R 250 ​R 180
Staff & non-UWC students ​R 390 ​R 290

Procedure etc.

Students Staff / Contractors
General basic medical examination (No tests) R 300 ​R 385
Forms (Basic Home Affairs, PDP, etc.) ​R 250 ​R 330
Reporting to lawyers (accident claims etc.) ​R 380
Wart Cryotherapy (procedure fee) ​R 140*
Nebulisation R 80*
Surgical removal of lumps etc. (No suture used!) R 350*
Suturing of minor wound (Tetanus not included) ​R 400*



Students Staff / Contractors
PAP smear: Under grad students ​R 390 ​R 660
PAP smear: Post grad students ​R 470
Pregnancy Test (urine dipsticks) ​R 40*
STD/STI Test (PRP screening) ​R 30*
Sugar/Diabetes test ​R 30*
​Resting ECG ​R 220*
Lung function test ​R 220*
​Meds. pick-up ​Free

Vaccinations & Injections

Students Staff / Contractors
Hepatitis injection (student service fee included) R 180
Flu vaccination ​R 90
Tetanus Toxoid injection ​R 120
​Vitamin B injection ​R 80

Family Planning

Students Staff / Contractors
Family Planning 1st Consultation (Injection, Pill) ​R 70 ​R 145
Family Planning Followup Visit ​Free ​Free
Visitor Family Planning visits ​R 145
Visitor Family Planning Follow up visits ​R 70
Emergency contraceptive R 80 ​R 130

Please call us or visit us to find out fees for further health services or care options available to you. Our friendly staff will be glad to assist you with all your health care questions. We work on a first come first serve basis, you can call us on 021 959 2875/6 for more information.

* plus consultation

** In the case that the fees and rates listed on this webpage differ from the fees and rates published in our practice rooms, only the fees and rates pusblished in our practice rooms shall be valid. All fees and rates are subject to change.

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