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Day Surgery Unit 

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Department Description:

The Day Surgery Unit comprises 4 general anaesthetic operating theatres and 2 minor operating theatres, 2 ward areas with 33 beds, 1 main reception, outpatient clinic and Central booking services.

The Day Surgery Unit has a throughput of approx. 9,500 day surgery cases per year together with an additional 1,500 cases being treated in the minor operating theatres. Day surgical services are used by surgical and medical patients across 11 specialities.

Included in this service is a 'Call Centre' service run by the clerical team within the Day Surgery Unit. All appointments for patients attending the Day Surgery Unit are booked via this centre.


The Day Surgery Unit is located in the central part of the hospital near the GP and Spinal x-ray department. It is close to Hedgerows restaurant.

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C = Central
S = South
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Best Place to Park:
For long stay parking use car park 8 or 10. For patient drop off there are some 'Drop off and Pick up' spaces especially for Day Surgery patients at The Green, which is accessed via Entrance B.
For patient drop off enter the Hospital site via Entrance B, take first left where the drop off spaces for Day Surgery can be found.  Once parked, enter the site via the Green Entrance, where you will find directions for Day Surgery.
Other Information:
Direct Telephone No:
01722 336262
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Head of Service:
Clare Cherrington

Day Surgery Unit


Clinical Director
Duncan Murray
Page Last Updated: 30/01/2020 14:13 
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