Human Papilloma Virus is a sexually transmitted infection that causes cervical cancer. There are multiple genotypes, but 70% of all cervical cancers are due to HPV type 16 and 18. They are also implicated in causing Anal, Oropharyngeal, Vulvar, Vaginal and Penile cancers. HPV causes a spectrum of disease – with anogenital warts being caused by Genotypes 6 and 11.
December 6, 2018
Two hospitals, Busamed Gateway Private Hospital and Busamed Hillcrest Private Hospital were both awarded prestigious Silver Arrow Awards by PMR.africa.
December 6, 2018
Africa's first-of-its-kind orthopaedic robotic surgery was performed at Busamed Modderfontein Private Hospital, Johannesburg East on Thursday this week.
November 30, 2018
Chronic kidney disease (CKD) has been estimated to affect as much as 15% of the South African population.
November 6, 2018
Standard Bank recently facilitated the R1.7billion acquisition of the Gateway and Hillcrest Private Hospitals for independently owned private hospital group Busamed; who continue to transform the South African health sector by providing more accessible world class healthcare.
November 3, 2018
Breast cancer is the most common cancer amongst women in South Africa and internationally and according to the National Cancer Registry (NCR), its incidence is on the increase.
October 6, 2018
Staff at Busamed Hillcrest Private Hospital did their bit for Cancer Awareness on Friday, 12 October by either baking or supporting the cupcake drive and in the process raised a whopping R3544 for Cupcakes-of-Hope.
October 3, 2018
Standard Bank is proud to have supported Busamed in its recent acquisition of the operations of Gateway and Hillcrest private hospitals from Ross Healthcare.
July 18, 2017
The staff of Busamed Gateway Private Hospital are known for their compassion and care for their patients and today, in support of Mandela Day, they showed their commitment to the community of North Durban as well.
May 5, 2017
Each year the WHO SAVE LIVES: Clean Your Hands campaign aims to progress the goal of maintaining a global profile on the importance of hand hygiene in health care and to ‘bring people together’ in support of hand hygiene improvement globally.