Menu Close

Directory Category: Hospitals


Ladnan Hospital
P.O BOX 2534-00202, Nairobi
Pangani, Ole Thruba Road, off Juja Road
+254 (0)707000730
Ladnan Hospital

Ladnan Hospital is a 50-bed hospital located in Pangani on Nyambene Road off Juja Road. The hospital has maternity, two operating theatres, and general wards. They have a 24hr outpatient service which is manned by qualified medical officers.

Ladnan hospital also has a laboratory, pharmacy and radiology unit with x-ray and ultrasound service. The hospital also has office spaces for consultants for patients who need a specialized check-up.

Accepted Health Insurance:

Most of the major insurance companies cards are accepted.T hey have billing agreements with the following insurance companies :

UAP Insurance
Britam-Linda Jamii
CIC Insurance
Madison Insurance
Xplico Insurance
Pacific Insurance Group
NHIF: National Hospital Insurance Fund
Gateway Insurance Ltd
Clarkson Notcutt Limited


Ladnan Hospital is accredited by NHIF to offer the following Services to all NHIF members:

  • Surgery up-to Ksh:500,000
  • Dialysis up-to 2 sessions per week
  • Chemotherapy from Ksh: 25000 to 150,000 per session

Ladnan Hospital Maternity Charges

Short term package (normal delivery)
This is a delivery only package which includes:-
One day hospitals stay (maximum stay 2 days)
Use of Labour wards
Ward drugs and disposable
Pampers and baby clothes
Full immunization as per KEPI i.e. to measles
This excludes:
Medicine for pre-existing medical condition of the mother
Antenatal services
Any operations during and post delivery
This will cost you only Ksh 15,000/=

Long term package

This includes:-

Antenatal consultation (4 visits)
ANC profile
One ultrasound scan
Use of Labour ward
One day hospitals stay (Maximum 2 days)
Ward drugs and disposable
Supplement during pregnancy
Full immunization as per KEPI i.e. to measles

This will cost you only Ksh 20,000/=

Caesarian section

This package is for clients who have had a caesarian section before or elective Caesarian section, it includes:-

Theatre charges

4-day hospital stay (maximum 5 days)
One day nursery stay
Obstetrician ward review
Ward drugs and disposables
Full immunization as per KEPI i.e. to measles
This excludes the following;-
Medicine for the pre-existing medical condition of the mother
Antenatal services
Medical feeds for sick babies
This will cost you only Ksh 80,000/=

Ladnan Hospital Directors

The following serve in the board of directors of Ladnan Hospital:

  • Mohamed Hussein

Mohamed Hussein Ladnan Hospital Co-founder & Executive Director. He has served as the Chief Executive Officer from inception to December 2014.

  • Dr Abdi Mohamed

Dr Abdi Mohamed MBChB (NBI) is Co-founder, MD/CEO of Ladnan Hospital, Nairobi, Dr. Abdi with his co-founder has overseen the rapid expansion of Ladnan Hospital from a general Hospital to a tertiary care centre within 3 years of its establishment.

  • Professor William Lore

Professor William Lore is the Chairman of the Board.

  • Dr Ahmed Kalebi

Dr Ahmed Kalebi is the Group Managing Director/CEO of Lancet Laboratories in East Africa. He was the founding Partner and Managing Director of Pathologists Lancet Kenya.

  • Cecil L. Kuyo

Cecil L. Kuyo is the Board Secretary. He is an advocate in the law firm of Coulson Harney Advocates attached to its litigation department. He is a certified Public secretary. Cecil was admitted to the bar on 1st October 2009 and worked with the law firm of Tripleok law Advocates for 6 years.

  • Mohammed Rizwan Ahmed

Mr. Mohammed Rizwan Ahmed is a prominent Insurance professional with integrity and experience that empowers and promotes quality work with a high degree of diligence. He is an all-rounder in the insurance sector.

  • Suad Hamid Bafagih

Suad is the Assistant Corporate Relationship Manager, Gulf African Bank. Suad is an Actuarial Science graduate with first class honours from the University of Nairobi.
She is an ACCA (The Association of Chartered Certified Accountants)-AFFILIATE.

For Ladnan Hospital Vacancies visit Here

See Also:

The following Services are offered
Ear, Nose & Throat (ENT)
Gastroenterology / Hepatology
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Pediatric Surgery
Pediatrics & Neonatology
Physiotherapy & Rehabilitation
Pulmonology & Respiratory Diseases
Radiology and Imaging

The Karen Hospital
The Karen Hospitals – Nairobi
P.O. Box 74240-00200
Langata Road-Karen
Nairobi, Kenya
+254-20-6613000, 0726222001-3 , 0736200001-3

Karen hospital address

P.O. Box 74240-00200
Langata Road-Karen
Nairobi, Kenya

Karen hospital departments

following are the departments at the Hospital:

  • Respiratory Therapy Department headed by Betty Weru
  • Operating Theatres Department which is headed by Julia Kariuki Kibe
  • Laboratory Department
  • ICT
  • Finance
  • Nursing
  • Process
  • Physiotherapy
  • HR
  • Hospitality

hospital laboratory

The Hospital has its own private medical Laboratory which offers a comprehensive set of laboratory medical services. The department head is Amos Miwa. The following are some of the tests offered by the laboratory:

  • HIV Diagnostics
  • Haematology
  • Blood Sugar (Glucose)
  • TB Diagnostics
  • Malaria diagnostics
  • Syphilis diagnostics
  • Pregnancy tests
  • Full blood count with differential

hospital renal unit

The hospital has a Renal Hemodialysis Unit. The division consists of ten Hemodialysis machines and nine standard beds and one for isolation (Read on dialysis centers in Kenya)
It offers the following services:

  • Renal Screening to find out kidney disease at early stages when the symptoms do not appear.
  • Weekly review by Nephrologists
  • Hemodialysis done to treat complex kidney failure in which the waste substance, salt and fluids present in the blood are eliminated by the aid of an external machine
  • Peritoneal dialysis done for treating chronic kidney failure
  • Kidney Transplantation
  • Renal Nutritional Counseling:

Hospital pharmacy

The Hospital runs a 24 hour pharmacy serving both outpatient and inpatient.
The pharmacy provides medicines for local and international prescriptions and imports medicines which are not locally available to ensure a complete range of medicines are made available and kept well stocked

Karen hospital branches (satellite clinics)

The Hospital has the following Branches:

  • Nairobi CBD
  • Nyeri
  • Thika
  • Nakuru
  • Meru
  • Karatina
  • Kitengela
  • Ngong
  • Rongai


Karen hospital bed capacity

They have a capacity of 102 beds with 3 operation theaters and 26 specialties.

Hospital bed charges
For a day the hospital charges an approximately (Sh7,500),

Hospital consultation charges
Approximately Ksh:1800

Hospital cosmetic surgery
The hospital do offer Plastic and Cosmetic surgery

Karen Hospital cardiologists
The following Cardiologists work at The hospital:

  • Dr. Dan K. Gikonyo – Consultant Physician / Adult Cardiologist
  • Dr. Premanand Ponoth – Cardiothoracic & Vascular Surgeon
  • Dr. Anthony K. Gikonyo – Physician/ Cardiologist
  • Dr. Shrikant Panchal – Cardiac Anaesthesiologist
  • Dr. Ruot Garjiek Teny Yok – Physician and Cardiology Fellow
  • Dr. Baseem Mikhail – Cardiologist

The Hospital heart clinic
The hospital has an exclusive outpatient cardiac clinic where the cardiac procedures are performed and also they have state-of-the-art catheterization suite inside the hospital with the assistance of 2D Digital tools to do complex surgeries and give excellent results.

The hospital has a dermatology Clinic every alternate Wednesdays at 2pm and
Thursday at 3pm

The Hospital has Obstetrics and gynaecology department
The following Doctors work as gynecologist/obstetrician:

  • Dr. Dribsa
  • Dr. David Mwithiga Thuo

The Hospital has the state-of-the-art 3D High end Vario 700 operating microscope that allows for less invasive surgeries that are safer and patient friendly allowing them to recuperate faster.
The department offers the following procedure:
FESS and balloon sinuplasty
Laser assisted surgery for ear, nose and throat problems
Tonsillectomy and adenoidectomy
Phonosurgery (vocal cord surgery) –

Plastic surgery
The following are some of the procedures offered:
Cleft Lip and Palate repair surgery
Breast Reconstruction surgery
Trauma Reconstructive Surgery
Botox , Cheek Augmentation, Face Lift , Breast Augmentation, Gynaecomastia Surgery
Tummy Tuck or Abdominoplasty –

The Physiotherapy Department at the hospital provides services for both inpatient and outpatients. These services help in prevention, treatment and management of illnesses and injuries through various means including electrical agents, exercises, soft tissue manipulation (manual therapy) among others.

Karen Hospital visiting hours

Morning: 11.00am – 2.00pm
Evening: 4.00pm – 8.00pm

Note : Children below 12 years are not allowed in the wards.
Gift Shop Operating hours: 8.00am – 6.00pm daily
Cafeteria Operating hours: 8.00am – 6.00pm daily

Hospital insurance

The following insurance are accepted at the hospital:
AAR Aetna APA insurance BRITAM CIC Insurance
Equity Bank First Assurance Heritage Insurance
Jubilee Insurance Madison Insurance Medilink-Global
PACIS Insurance Resolution Insurance NHIF UAP

Does Karen hospital accept NHIF?
Yes it does

Founder / Owner

Dr. Betty Muthoni Gikonyo is the Founder and CEO of Karen Hospital.
Dr. Dan Gikonyo, is a co-founder. They own the hospital

 Hospital directors

Dr. James J. Mageria-Chairman of the Board
Dr. Betty M Gikonyo- Chief Executive Officer
Prof Philip Kutima
Dr. Dan Gikonyo
Mr. Wachira Ndegwa
Juliet Nyaga

 Hospital jobs/ Vacancies/ Recruitment

Visit their website under careers to view open vacancies. For more medical jobs opportunities visit our job portal

Karen hospital training college

The Training college offers a diploma in Nursing which take 3 year. Below are the requirements for intake:

Mean grade C plain and above in KCSE
C plain and above in Biology or Biological Sciences
C plain and above in English or Swahili
C-Minus and above in either Mathematics or Chemistry or Physics or Physical Sciences
Application fees of Ksh 1000
The Karen Hospital Training School students are asked to apply through:
There are two intakes per year (March and September)
Below are contacts for the College:
The Karen Hospital Training College
Mobile: 0726222001-3, 0736200001-3, 0727254222

Karen hospital reviews

Patient reviews are more important than ever. Better reviews mean a better online reputation, Kindly leave a review for this hospital by clicking “Create a review” button Below

Karen Hospital location

Karen hospital directions
how to get to Karen hospital?
Find Directions by Clicking Here
Location map of Karen Hospital


The following Services are offered

Wellness Programme
Day Surgery
Wound Care
Dental Services
Imaging Services
Cardiac Services
General Surgery
Orthopaedic and Spine

Urology and Renal Care
Obstetrics and Gynecology
Plastic and Cosmetic Surgery
Surgical Oncology
Package Services