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Theatres

Opening Times: 07:30 – 18:30 (emergency theatre 24 hours a day, seven days a week).
Telephone: 01493 452293.
Location: First floor, east corridor.

We have 10 theatres on site which cater for elective and emergency surgery.

Planned surgery normally takes place Monday through to Friday and occasionally on Saturdays.  However our Emergency Theatre is staffed 24 hours a day, seven days a week.  

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What services are provided?

Elective and Emergency surgery across a range of specialties including:

  • Orthopaedics
  • Gynaecology
  • Ear Norse and Throat
  • Urology
  • Ophthalmics
  • Maternity

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Day Case Theatre Unit

Our day care theatre unit means;

  • Patients receive treatment that is suited to their needs and which allows them to recover in their own home
  • There is reduced demand for beds = reduced likelihood of cancellations = improved patient experience
  • Additional capacity through more efficient working

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731 Theatres

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Key staff

Key staff

 

Matron: Kelly Smith

Clinical Operations Manager: Linda Sawer

Principal ODP: Gail Banham

Senior Sister: Diane Cruickshank

Senior Sister: Jane Griffiths