Hi, I'm Dr. R.J. Routier


Practice hours

Day of the Week Opening Time Closing Time
Monday 08h30 16h00
Tuesday 08h30 16h00
Wednesday 08h30 16h00
Thursday 08h30 16h00
Friday 08h30 12h30
Saturday - Closed -
Sunday - Closed -

Phone: +27 11 462 8365 | +27 11 462 8366

Emergencies can attend Olivedale Emergency facility for assessment and may be admitted under by the Cardiologist on call if needed

During the SARS Covid-19 pandemic, For our mutual protection, and following present guidelines;

Screening Form

  • All persons will be asked screening questions - to risk asses for COVID-19, before their appointment
  • You will be re-screened at the hospital entrance
  • Please come 30 min early
  • Bring your own mask and wear it at all times in the facility and rooms
  • ONLY THE PATIENT and in exception, a single carer, will be allowed in
  • Please bring a jersey and bag with a personal gown or t-shirt and shorts - for your warmth and modesty - We will not have shared linen, air-conditioning or magazines.
  • We can provide a travel letter.
  • To keep our Hospital zones as safe as possible all cases requiring admission will have a SARS- CoV-2. nasal swab
  • We will recommend the fastest, cheapest and most trusty Laboratory service. This may be for your account- some funders do not cover it

Thanks in anticipation of your understanding and help in these trying times!

The rooms will have high volume UV air sterilisers and screens installed.

I’m providing online consulting through zoom

Click below for more information and to make a booking

About Us

Dr Robert Routier has been in private practice at the Olivedale Clinic since 1997. He trained at the University of the Witwatersrand in Johannesburg, South Africa, qualifying with an MBBCh in 1985. He did internships at the J. G. Strijdom Hospital, and trained as a specialist physician at the Wits Johannesburg hospital complex and was admitted to the Fellowship of the College of Physicians FCP(SA) in 1993.

Dr Routier completed a cardiology fellowship in 1995 and worked as a consultant at Hillbrow and Johannesburg Academic hospitals. He served as a consultant to the Mines Benefit Hospital in Johannesburg and was a visiting specialist at Western Deep Levels and Leslie Williams Memorial hospitals. He has an interest in miners' health and aviation related cardiology.

    Services offered by Dr Routier include:

  • Dr Routier has a special interest in cardio-oncology with peri chemotherapeutic screening and follow up. We offer 3 dimensional echo with automated intelligent heart ejection fraction and strain measurement for cardio protective screening and care.
  • Diagnostic consultation
  • Effort ECG testing
  • Ambulatory holter blood pressure and ECG
  • Echocardiography and trans-oesophageal echo
  • Diagnostic angiography and coronary intervention
  • Intra operative echo
  • ICU and acute coronary care

Dr Routier works closely with a stable and experienced ICU and catheterisation laboratory team. The hospital (Netcare Olivedale Hospital) offers highly experienced specialised cardiac and thoracic surgery with a dedicated cardiac anaesthesiologist and a free onsite cardiac rehabilitation service for patients.

Get in Touch

Feel free to drop us a line to contact us

Physical address: Netcare Olivedale Hospital, Windsor Way, Block A Suite 4, Lower Level
GPS coordinates: 26 03 17.36 S, 27 55 19.44 E


For Account & Billing queries, and general info, email Helen at


For Medical related queries (Reports & Scripts) and general info, email Theresa at

Telephone number (bookings and account queries): +27 11 462 8365/6
Fax to email: 086 454 2571/2

Send us a message

Other Numbers:

Netcare Olivedale Hospital (24 hours) +27 11 777 2000
Netcare Pharmacy (24 hours): +27 11 777 2182