Medical Assistance

Please note: The Department of State assumes no responsibility or liability for the professional ability or reputation of, or the quality of services provided by, the entities or individuals whose names appear of the following lists. Inclusion on this list is in no way an endorsement by the Department or the U.S. government. Names are listed alphabetically, and the order in which they appear has no other significance. The information on the list is provided directly by the local service providers; the Department is not in a position to vouch for such information.

Local Health Care Providers – Updated February 2020

Most health care facilities in Zambia are below American standards with limited screening and testing capabilities. Doctors and services at these clinics vary from day to day. Be sure to call the individual clinics for current information, costs, etc.

Kitwe – Special Emergency Services
Address: P.O. Box 20324, Kitwe
Telephone: +2602 211182
Fax: +2602 211184
Emergency Mobile: 097 777 0306/7
E-mail: seskitwe@zamnet.zm

Livingstone – Special Emergency Services
Telephone: +2603 322330
Cell: 097 7740307/8
E-mail: seslivingstone@zamnet.zm

Lusaka – Special Emergency Services
Address: P.O. Box 31500, Lusaka
Telephone: +260 211 273302/7
Fax: +260 211 273301/181 Cell: 097 777 0305/0302
Radio Phone: +260 211 212663/4
Emergency Control Centre: (01) 273302-7
E-mail: med@zamnet.zm

Lusaka – Optimal Medical and Wellness Centre
Services:

  • Ambulance base with 24/7 dispatch
  • Ambulances staffed only with ACLS trained paramedics

Medical Director: B. Birkland

Telephone: +260 211 236242; +260 211 236201; +260 211 251117
Emergency Numbers: 8800 can be reached 24/7

Dr. Jain Surgery
Medical Director: Gautam Kumar Jain
Address: Plot 234, Mochipapa Road, Choma
Telephone: +260 955 772977; +260 977 661414; +260 213 20998
E-mail: Jaingautamk@gmail.com
Hours (Open Clinic): Monday – Sunday (08:00 to 16:30)

Kabwe Central Hospital
Services: Full Range Hospital
Medical Director: Victor Kuswese
Address: Mukobeko Road, Kabwe
Telephone: +260 977 476565; +260 976 776001
E-mail: Victorkusweje@gmail.com
Hours (Open Clinic): Monday – Sunday (24 Hours Service)

Morning Rise Private Clinic
Services: Full Range Hospital
Medical Director: M. Mutamfwa
Address: 4201 Ulemu Drive, East of Kwacha, Kitwe Telephone: +26 966 908918
E-mail: Morningrisesurgery@gmail.com
Hours (Open Clinic): Monday – Sunday (08:00 to 20:30)

Springs of Life Medical Centre
Services: Full Range Hospital
Medical Director: Lodgins Sichimba
Address: 11-13th Street Nkana East, Kitwe
Telephone: +260 954 467137
E-mail: springsoflifemedic@yahoo.com
Hours (Open Clinic): Monday – Sunday (24 Hours Service)

Dr. Shafik Hospital
Services: Full Range Hospital
Medical Director: Mohamed Taiseer Shafik
Address: 1115 Katete Road, Chandamali Area, Livingstone
Telephone: + 260 955 863000; + 260 977 863000
WhatsApp: 00201142483802
Email: shafikhosp@rocketmail.com
Hours (Open Clinic): Monday – Sunday (24 Hours Service)

Beit CURE International Hospital
Services: Specialist Orthopedics Training and Surgical Hospital (in-patient and out-patient care)
Other Services: Plastic Surgery, ENT Medical Services, Pain Management, Audiological/Hearing Aid Dispensing/Servicing, and Related Services
Medical Director: Giorgio Lastroni
Address: Great North Road, P.O. Box 34872, Lusaka
Telephone: +260 977 740166
E-mail: giorgio.lastroni@cureinternational.org
Hours (Urgent Care Clinic): Monday – Friday (08:00 – 17:00)

CORPMED
Services: Full Range Hospital
Medical Director: Francis Kiese Ngemba
Address: Plot No. 3236, Cairo Road behind Barclays North End Branch, Lusaka
Telephone: +260 953 284226

  • Hours: Monday – Friday (08:00-16:00)

E-mail: Corpmed@zamnet.zm
Hours (Open Clinic): Monday – Sunday (24 Hours Service)

  • Special appointments – 08:00 -18:00

Lusaka Trust Hospital
Services: Full Range Hospital
Medical Director: Margaret Siwale
Address: Plot 2191, Nsumbu Road, Woodlands, Lusaka Telephone: 0211 252190; 0211 253481; 0211-254702 Mobile: +260 977 770347
Emergency Line: +260 977 472214; +260 211 252190; +260 211 250653
Fax: 0211 260211
E-mail: m_siwale@lth.co.zm
Hours (Open Clinic): Monday – Sunday (24 Hours Service)

Magnum Medical Centre
Medical Director: A.H. Osman Address: Plot 1264 Fulwe Road, Rhodes Park, Lusaka
Telephone: +260 211 250462; +260 955 250462
E-mail: drahosman@gmail.com
Hours: Monday – Friday (08:00 to 1600); Saturday (08:00-12:30); Sunday and public holidays (09:00 to 11:00)

Medland Hospital
Services: Full Range Hospital
Medical Director: Jabulani Munalula

  • Also has an active license to practice in the U.S.

Address: Plot 9, Mukonteka Close, Rhodes Park, Lusaka Telephone: 3111; +260 761 101600
E-mail: info@medlandhospital.com
Hours (Open Clinic): Monday – Sunday (24 Hours Service)

Mum’s Care Clinic and Hospital
Services: Full Range Hospital
Medical Director: Kalume Lucien Mukenge
Address: 4870 Kabelenga Road Fairview and 363/A Avondale, Lusaka
Telephone: +260 211 223728/9; +260 211 233157/8
E-mail: mumscare@gmail.com
Hours (Open Clinic): Monday – Sunday (24 Hours Service)

Mutti Kabelenga Health Services Ltd.
Specialty: Internal Medicine
Medical Director: Dorothy Kasonde
Address: No. 3, Nambala Close off Bwinjifumu Road, Fair View, Lusaka Telephone: +260 211 227178; +260 966 888051
Emergency Number: +260 977 634346
E-mail: muttimedicalcentre@gmail.com
Hours (Open Clinic): Monday – Friday (08:00-12:30 & 14:00-17:00); Saturday (08:00-12:00); Sunday (09:00-10:00)

Optimal Medical and Wellness Centre
Services:

  • Ambulance base with 24/7 dispatch
  • Ambulances staffed only with ACLS trained paramedics

Medical Director: B. Birkland

Telephone: +260 211 236242; +260 211 236201; +260 211 251117
Emergency Numbers: 8800 can be reached 24/7
E-mail: optimalreception@healthsolutions.org.zm; optimalclinicmanager@healthsolutions.org.zm
Hours (Open Clinic): Monday – Friday (07:00 to 19:00); Saturday and Sunday (07:00 to 12:00)

St. John’s Medical Centre (formerly Monica Chiumya Clinic)
Services:
Full Range Hospital
Other Services: Common Lab Tests, X-ray, Ultrasound, Physiotherapy, and ECG
Medical Director: Daniel Nkulu B. Mwanamfumu
Address: Plot No. 9024, Buluwe Road off Leopards Hill Road near Lake Road, Lusaka
Telephone: +260 211 261247; +260 977 587546
E-mail: danielmwanafumu78@gmail.com
Hours (Open Clinic): Monday – Sunday (24 Hours Service)

Teba Medical Centre
Services: Full Range Hospital
Medical Director: Ayshat Gasanalieva Address: 6831 Katima Mulilo Road, Olympia, Lusaka
Telephone: +260 211 291037; +260 973 237827; +260 979 678532
Hours (Open Clinic): Monday – Sunday (24 Hours Service)

Victoria Hospital

  •  Locations in Lusaka, Chilanga, and Mazabuka

Services: Full Range Hospitals
Medical Director: Shalin Thomas George
Address (Lusaka): Plot 5498, Lunsemfwa Road, Kalundu, Lusaka
Telephone (Lusaka): + 260 955 255798
Telephone (Chilanga): + 260 954 7362160
Telephone (Mazabuka): +260 955 606090
E-mail: victoriahospitalszambia@gmail.com
Hours (Open Clinic): Monday – Sunday (24 Hours Service)

Ndola – Health View Medical Centre
Services: Full Range Hospital
Medical Director: Bakhtivor Mukhitdinov
Address: 8 Evelyn Road, Town Centre, Ndola
Telephone: + 260 212 610463; + 260 955 507777; + 260 976 454444
E-mail: hrmczambia@gmail.com
Hours (Open Clinic): Monday – Sunday (24 Hours Service)

Lusaka – A-T Dental Surgery
Medical Director: Huja Gass Jaiteh Njie
Address: 104 Mwambula Street, Jesmondine, Great East Road, Lusaka
Telephone: + 260 211 292656; + 260 211 290487; + 260 974 265743
E-mail: atdentalsurgery@gmail.com; gassjaitehnjie@gmail.com

Lusaka – Adventist Dental Services
Medical Director: Wesley Arnold
Address: Plot 59, Chipwenupwenu Road, Makeni off Kafue Road, Lusaka
Telephone: + 260 955 189845; + 260 973 841618
E-mail: Lusakadental@gmail.com

Lusaka – KGP Dental Surgery
Medical Director: Kenan Gao-Kulichova
Address: Plot No. 5459, Kariba Road off Great East Road, Lusaka
Telephone: + 260 211 292219; +260 955 764040; + 260 968 838977
E-mail: kgdental.zm@gmail.com

Lusaka – Lusaka Eye Adventist Hospital
Medical Director: Celestin Habiyakare
Address: Plot 59, Chipwenupwenu Road, Makeni off Kafue Road, Lusaka
Telephone: +260 979 322000
E-mail: lusakaeyeinfo@gmail.com

Lusaka – Madison Health Opticians
Medical Director: Alex Likezo Kapul
Address: 25 Chitemene Road, Rhodes Park, Lusaka Telephone: + 260 967 447163; + 260 977 537442; + 260 211 25687; + 260 955 379408
E-mail: alex@mhs.co.zm

Lusaka – Vision Care Appasamy Eye Hospital
Medical Director: Jerome Wiskoti Banda
Address: Plot No 60, Independence Avenue, Opposite Spring Field School, Lusaka
Telephone: + 260 211 233601; + 260 955 233601
E-mail: vcaehzambia@gmail.com

Metropolis (Medical Laboratory)
Specialty:

  • Medical Diagnostic Laboratory with five centers throughout Zambia
  • In operation for over five years

Medical Director: Hyder Ali Khan
Address: 70 Independence Avenue, Lusaka Telephone: + 260 211 253293
Mobile: + 260 970 165492
Emergency Numbers: + 260 977 503200; + 260 979 185512; + 260 973 840184
E-mail: info.zambia@metropolisafrica.com

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