Short Stay Unit
The work undertaken in the Unit includes
major and minor ophthalmic surgery, a specialist pain service
and minor gynaecological surgery.Located on level 2,
the Unit includes three theatres, one procedure room
and a recovery area with 10 bays. The Unit caters for a
variety of patients from adult to children. Patients admitted to
the Unit are either for day surgery or overnight admissions.
Surgery is performed either under general anaesthesia or local
anaesthesia. There is a small waiting room for patients to wait in
prior to surgery and a discharge lounge for patients after
Patients who require an overnight stay are transferred to the
ward for recovery.
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about your admission to the Short Stay Unit