Welcome to Victoria Hospital, Wynberg

Offering expert care for this Cape Town community since 1888


Victoria Hospital is a district hospital in Cape Town, South Africa, offering expert care in the disciplines of surgery, medicine, emergency services, paediatrics and more. It offers 203 beds and treats an average of 100 000 patients of all ages each year. Victoria Hospital serves the Southern District of Cape Town which stretches from Wynberg in the north to Hout Bay and Imizamo Yethu in the west, Phillipi and Lavender Hill in the east and Simonstown and Masiphumulele in the south.


Expert care from specialists and doctors with a passion for high standards and teamwork.


Teamwork is the heart of Victoria Hospital, even separate departments work closely together as a team.


Victoria projects reach deep into the community, serving people on the ground and in the hospital.


Victoria staff feel like a big family, its small enough that we all know each other by name.

Meet the CEO of Victoria Hospital

Dedicated to people, principles and processes.


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Jonathan Vaughan – CEO of Victoria Hospital

Jonathan Vaughan has a BSc degree in Physiotherapy (UCT) and a MSc in Management from De Montfort University, UK. Mr Vaughan spent 11 years in the UK’s National Health Service (NHS) where he trained and developed his skills in healthcare management, working in community, acute and specialist hospitals. Having returned to South Africa in 2016 he is dedicated to using his skills and experience to improve the health of the population of Cape Town and to see communities transformed through access to quality health care services. He is excited to have joined the Victoria Hospital family and looks forward to supporting Victoria’s dedicated and hard working staff in their care for patients. Jonathan is married and is kept busy outside of work by his 3 young boys.

Jonathan Vaughan

CEO: Victoria Hospital Wynberg

Tel:  021-799 1234

Meet the Facility Board

Friends of Victoria is overseen by the facility board


The Victoria Hospital Board consists of both community leaders with a longstanding relationship with Victoria Hospital and successful businessmen from the surrounding areas. Their combined years of experience with the hospital and years of experience giving vision to large corporates offers the hospital strong strategic and organisational support. The board provides oversight to the projects, fundraising and funds and carefully manages these to ensure maximum impact.

The Facility Board is registered as a Non-profit Organisation with the Department of Social Development and as a Public Benefit organisation with SARS. This means that any donation to Victoria Hospital is tax deductible in the hands of the donor who receives a Section 18a certificate.

Facility board members are: Dehran Swarts (chairperson), Rehana Khan Parker (deputy chairperson), Jonathan Vaughan (CEO), Llewellyn Jones, Peter Lekay, Dr Ben van Stormbroek, Fuad Abrahams, Zintle Peters and Dr Harrold Weber.

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"Above all, Victoria Hospital is a family.
Some doctors have dedicated decades of their lives
to Victoria, which speaks volumes."

- Dr. Melvin Moodley -

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