Chris Hani Baragwanath Academic Hospital of the University of the Witwatersrand is situated in Soweto, Johannesburg, South Africa and is the largest hospital in the world with approximately 3000 beds.

The Trauma Directorate consists of the Trauma and Adult Burn Unit.

It covers patients with neck, cardiothoracic, abdominal, vascular, burns and polytrauma.


With continuous dedication to a high standard of training as well as clinical research, the Unit strives to provide patients with the best possible care.