Covid 19 Interventions

Due to the current Covid-19 pandemic we are offering a telemedicine service to the public.

Please call our office for details. We will be attending to messages to our Whatsapp Line during our working hours:
Weekdays: 9am to 5pm
Saturdays: 9am to 1pm
Sundays: Closed

AFTER HOURS: We are unable to attend to you outside of our working hours. If you are having an emergency please proceed to the nearest hospital

Medical Professionals

At San Ridge Medical Centre we draw on global experience offering superior standards of healthcare through a General Practitioner, Dentist, Chiropractor, Dietician and Clinical Psychologist. Meet the doctors.

Dr Roya Shams

General Practitioner

Dr Roya Shams completed her medical training in Oviedo Spain and her residency in Anesthetics in British Columbia, Canada. She moved from Canada to Umtata in 1994 motivated in large part by The Bahai' Faith and a spirit of service to serve her fellow human beings.

Since 1994 she has lived in Gaborone and Johannesburg and has been a foundational member of the medical team at San Ridge Medical Centre since its establishment in 2009. She stopped working as a specialist anaesthetist to focus on her passion of family medicine and proving care and support and the primary level of care

Tanya Alberts


A Dietician is a vital member of the health care team. Tanya has been providing dietary guidance since 2009 as a registered dietician licensed in South Africa. Together with her team of dieticians they help patients understand the connection between diet and diagnosis for improved nutritional well being.

Guidance and motivation is provided for sports athletes or individuals who want to eat healthy or who are on specific diets like vegans and vegetarians and nutritional guidance for children and good child nutrition. Tanya Alberts Dieticians and Associates are also able to assist with nutritional guidance during pregnancy, lactation and complementary feeding. All the dieticians are trained in genetic testing and are working with companies like Geneway and DNAlysis.

Dr Mariam Goldberg

General Practitioner

Dr Mariam Shams-Goldberg finished her MBChB in 2012 at the University of Pretoria. She has since then rotated in disciplines such as Paediatrics, Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Psychiatry, Internal Medicine and Orthopedics as an intern. She has worked in many family practices and emergency rooms.

She went on to write her Diploma in Primary Emergency Care (DipPEC SA). Her passions lie in holistic medicine, women’s health and preventative care.

Dr Jyoti Bhana


Jyoti Chana is a Clincal Psychologist situated in Midrand, Kempton Park and Alberton.

Jyoti qualified from the University of South Africa (UNISA) with a Master's Degree in Clincal Psychology. Jyoti is experienced in diagnosing, treating and managing personality disorders, mood disorders and anxiety disorders, among other conditions. She facilitaets individual as well as group therapy. She works with adults and adolescents aged 14 years and older

Dr Sarah Culligan


Dr Sarah Culligan graduated from the University of Johannesburg in 2014 with a master's degree in Chiropractic medicine. After graduating, Dr Culligan spent the first two years of her professional career working on board the Queen Mary 2 Ocean Liner - the only ship in the world that offers on board chiropractic care to travelling passengers.

Chiropractors treat/manage musculo-skeletal conditions such as neck and back pain, sport injuries, headaches, spinal disc lesions, sprains and strains, "pinched" nerves, management of osteo-arthiritis and muscle spasm.

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World Class Medical Care

We offer a wide range of medical services. If you need further information, please don't hesitate to contact us.


When you are suffering from an unexpected illness or injury, or when you simply require general medical attention without waiting for an appointment, we are the provider you need. Our professional team is equipped to handle a comprehensive range of medical conditions and injuries, routine illnesses, and general medical services.

​You can be assured – we have a commitment to excellence when it comes to the level of care we provide


General Practioner Services include

General medical examination, HIV test and counselling

Women's Clinic: Pap smear, Breast examinations

Wellness Baby Clinic: Baby's growth

Chronic Diseases Management: Hypertension, Cholesterol, Diabetes, Initiation of the ARV therapy and monitoring of HIV, Asthma and others

Medical: Insurance, Pre-employment, Medical report (Home Affairs)

Our practitioners will do all the blood tests in the clinic and the samples will be sent to laboratories.


Dental Services include

Consultation and full examination, including x-rays

Scaling and Polishing (cleaning), Fillings (Composite only), Extraction of teeth

Crowns and Veneers, Bridgework, Root canal treatment

Teeth whitening (Brite Smile or home-kit), Restoration of dental implant with a crown

Dentures (false teeth) – full or partial

Bite plate to treat grinding and clenching of teeth, Gum guards for sports

Removable orthodontic appliances


Chiropractic Services include

Headaches and Migraines General back pain, Whiplash, Neck pain, tension and stress

Mid-back discomfort and postural problems, Shoulder, arm and elbow pains, Lower back pain

Hip pain, Disc injuries and herniations, Pelvic dysfunction, sciatica and leg pain, Referred pain down the legs and arms

Pins and needles in the hands and feet, Knee, ankle and foot pains, Joint pain and degeneration

Arthritic conditions, Sports injuries, Repetitive strain injuries (e.g. Tennis and Golfer’s Elbow)


Pyschologist Services include

Treatments include (but not limited to) a broad spectrum of emotional discomfortst and related symtoms:

Supportive psychotherapy - trauma & debriefing, bereavement, coping with diseases

Interpersonal issues, Self-development and growth, Adjustment to life-cycle transitions

Problems with self-esteem, Family issues, Work stress

Substance dependence

More severe psychological issues and mental illnesses such as personality disorders, schizophrenia, depression, anxiety, etc

Caring for our Customers

We strive to provide top quality care and service to our customers. See our customer reviews below or on Google


Get in Touch

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NOTE: As we work on a first come first serve basis, we request that patients phone in to book an appointment to avoid waiting.

Working Hours

Mondays - Fridays:
8am - 6pm
9am - 1pm

Find us at the Sanridge Shopping Centre

San Ridge Medical Centre
Shop 32 (Between Postnet & Woolworths)
San Ridge Shopping Centre
(Cnr. New & Lever Rd)
Midrand, 1685