Andover Day Surgery

Our unit is located within the Andover War Memorial Hospital (AWMH), which is a five minute walk from the main Andover train station.

We are a 10 bedded unit, with 2 theatres, open Monday to Friday from 8am until 6pm. There is a day room for patients and relatives to use during their stay. Peaches restaurant provides quality food on site and is open every week day from 9am to 4.30pm.


General information

We provide a day surgery and endoscopy service for both our local community and surrounding areas. All procedures are carried out under local anaesthetic, with some requiring sedation.


Our specialties

Short procedures: (normally requiring up to one hour in the department)

  • Orthopaedic Pre-assessment
  • Minor surgical procedures
  • Dermatology
  • One-stop Menstural Disorders Clinic
  • One-stop Flexible Sigmoidoscopy Service


Longer procedures (morning or afternoon session)

  • Orthopaedic (Hand Surgery)
  • Cataract and Minor Eye Surgery
  • Urology
  • Dermatology
  • Diagnostic Endoscopy
  • Nurse Led Acupuncture


The unit is staffed with a multi flexible team of Registered Nurses, Theatre Practitioners and Healthcare Support workers, who are able to work in all areas of the department.

We are happy to answer any questions you may have about your procedure.

 

 

 


updated 22 December 2017

Contact Info


Hayley Smith, Admissions Administrator 01264 835388, Hayley.Smith@hhft.nhs.uk

Sr Amanda Hessey (Sister Peri Operative Lead)

Amanda.Hessey@hhft.nhs.uk

Sr Amanda Hessey

01264 835339

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