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

For further directions and parking details please click here.

We are open Monday to Friday from 8am until 6pm. There is a waiting room for patients to use during their stay. Patients and their relatives are welcome to use Peaches restaurant within AWMH which is open every weekday 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 for surgery and sedation (when required) for endoscopy.

What we do:

  • Minor surgical procedures
  • Skin cancer procedures
  • Ophthalmology - cataract and minor eye surgery
  • Endoscopy - colonoscopy, gastroscopy, flexible sigmoidoscopy

The unit is staffed by a multi-disciplinary 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.

Leadership team

Amy Kerr - Theatres Lead Nurse

Rebecca Carroll - Clinical Matron

Sara Vieira - Team Leader

Alexandra Costa - Admissions/Discharges Deputy Team Leader

Mehana Pais - Endoscopy Deputy Team Leader

Robert Gilbert - ENT/Ophthalmology Deputy Team Leader


Clinical team

Mr W Meacock - Consultant Ophthalmology

Mr S Tiroumal - Consultant Ophthalmology

Mr I Ambrose - Consultant Ophthalmology - Glaucoma Specialist

Mrs K Bush - Consultant Ophthalmology

Mr A Rokade - Consultant ENT

Dr K Elguzouli, Consultant Gastroenterologist

Dr M Tierney, Consultant Gastroenterologist

Mr C Wakefield, Consultant Upper GI

Mr A Miles, Consultant Colo Rectal

Mr T More, Consultant Colo Rectal

Mr J Broadhurst, Consultant Colo Rectal

Mr M Gore, Consultant Colo Rectal

Mrs F Goulder, Consultant Colo Rectal

A Clark - Specialist Doctor Ophthalmology

S Talpallikar - Specialist Doctor ENT

M Colnaghi - Nurse Endoscopist

V Crofts - Nurse Endoscopist