The Day Surgery Unit comprises four general anaesthetic operating theatres and two minor operating theatres, two ward areas with 33 beds, a main reception, outpatient clinic and central booking services. The 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.
By car: Enter hospital site via Entrance B, take first left to drop-off spaces for Day Surgery on The Green. Enter at The Green Entrance.
By bus: Alight at The Green (first stop).
Enter hospital at Green Entrance, follow directions on the corridor for Day Surgery.
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.
Our staff at Salisbury District Hospital have long been well regarded for the quality of care and treatment they provide for our patients and for their innovation, commitment and professionalism. This has been recognised in a wide range of achievements and it is reflected in our award of NHS Foundation Trust status. This is afforded to hospitals that provide the highest standards of care.