‘Providing affordable healthcare for the whole family since 1981’

Porterville Pharmacy is a Proudly South African family owned pharmacy situated at the foot of the Olifants River Mountains in the town of Porterville, Western Cape.

The pharmacy was opened in 1981 by owner, Johan Raats (Dip Pharm, P.C.D.T(FPS) ) who along with his wife and team of trained, friendly staff have been providing the Porterville community with affordable primary health care services and expert advice for the past 32 years.

Johan qualified as a Pharmacist in 1974 and went into business the following year in 1975. He is to date still the resident Pharmacist and a qualified Pharmacotherapist and runs operations with a new age mindset reinforced by old school family values.

Over the past three decades, Porterville Pharmacy has gained itself a reputation for providing top quality, affordable treatment options as well as unquestioned, sound medical advice to all who walk through its doors. The pharmacy provides a one stop solution for patients and R120 will get you a consultation with a pharmacist or nursing sister as well as the medication that you require.

In cases where patients may need to consult with a general practitioner or specialist physician, Johan and his team will assist in providing the patient with a responsible referral.

In addition to providing expert medical advice and affordable medications, Porterville Pharmacy also stocks a wide variety of cosmetics, toiletries, vitamins, magazines and foot care products.