University Hospital Southampton NHS FT

September 15, 2016


Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Southampton General Hospital

About the unit

The Wessex Cardiac Unit at Southampton General Hospital is one of the largest and most reputable cardiac centres in the UK. Established in 1972, it serves a population of around 2.8 million.

Services provided

Adult Cardiac Surgery
Thoracic Surgery
Congenital Cardiac Surgery


Cars are allowed close access to the main entrance doors for quick drop off. A covered, pay-by-period car park is situated 75 metres away with good disabled access. A frequent bus and taxi service is available to the town and station (3 miles away).

Visiting hours

Ward visiting hours are between 9am – 1pm and 2.30pm – 9pm. No fixed hours for intensive care units, but ideally 9am – 9pm.

Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery,
Southampton General Hospital,
Tremona Road,
SO16 6YD

Tel: 023 8077 7222

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