List Of Doctors In Uganda

List Of Doctors In Uganda

A doctor is a person who is qualified to treat people who are ill.

International Hospital Kampala

+256 312 200 400 / 414 309 800 / 772 200 400

Nakasero Hospital Limited

+256 312 531 400

Nile International Hospital

+256 777 956 162

Norvik Hospital

+256 414 346 772/3/4

UMC Victoria Hospital

+256 312 222 555 / 772 406 612

Butabika Hospital

+256 414 504 376 / 388

Kololo Hospital Kampala Limited

+256 706 264 702

Our Lady of Consolata – Kisubi Hospital

+256 756 746 287

Mengo Hospital

+256 312 307 100

Cleveland Group of Surgical and Diagnostic Centers



0312 516876

Crane Medical & Laboratory Services Ltd.

Uro Care Hospital

How many doctors are there in Uganda?

Uganda is left with fewer than 5000 doctors and no strategic plan to retain them. Uganda is experiencing a massive shortage of doctors and now has fewer than 5000 to treat a population of 35 million, because thousands have left the country in search of better pay.

How many surgeons are there in Uganda?


For a population of nearly 30 million people, there are approximately 75 specialist-trained general surgeons in Uganda.

How many health workers are in Uganda?

If we apply this formula to Uganda, the total number of skilled health workers required by the country would be 167,765. In 2019, however, the number (i.e. of doctors, midwives and nurses) stands at just 27,7612.

How much does a doctor earn in Uganda?

Salary range for the majority of workers in Generalist medical practitioners – from USh949,065 to USh3,382,959 per month. A Generalist medical practitioners typically earns between USh949,065 and USh2,457,769 net per month at the start of the job.

What qualifications will I need to be a doctor?

To practise as a Doctor, you need to have a bachelor’s degree in medicine (MBBS) or surgery (BMBS) that has been recognised by the General Medical Council (GMC).

How long is MBBS in Uganda?

About the Programme

Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) is a 6 years professional programme for which the students are awarded the degrees in Medicine and Surgery upon successful completion of the programme.