University Hospital GalwayNovember 10, 2017
Cork University HospitalNovember 10, 2017
St James’s HospitalNovember 10, 2017
St Vincents’ University HospitalNovember 10, 2017
Mater Misericordiae University HospitalNovember 10, 2017
Heart of England NHS FTNovember 14, 2016
Birmingham Heartlands Hospital
About the Unit
We are a supra regional centre for thoracic surgery covering the whole range of thoracic surgery and with specialist interest in LVRS surgery, VATS sympathectomy, metastectomy (VATS and open), chest trauma, MDRTB and complex pulmonary infection surgery, chest wall surgery including neoplasia and pectus surgery, surgery of the airways (resectional and palliation including laser ablation and PDT), and VATS lobectomy.
Bordesley Green East
Tel: 0121 424 2000
Trust Website: http://www.heartofengland.nhs.uk/templates/Page____7702.aspx
Royal Devon and Exeter NHS FTNovember 11, 2016
Lung cancer surgery was performed at the Royal Devon and Exeter NHS Foundation Trust until 2016, when the unit merged with the service at Plymouth Hospitals NHS Trust. All in-patient lung cancer surgery is now performed at Derriford Hospital Plymouth
Norfolk and Norwich University Hospitals NHS FTNovember 11, 2016
The Thoracic Surgical Unit provides surgical services to a population approaching 1.25 million.
The unit offers weekly outpatient services to patients at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital at King’s Lynn, the James Paget Hospital at Gorleston and the Ipswich Hospital.
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University Hospitals Coventry and Warwickshire NHS TrustSeptember 24, 2016
Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University Hospitals Coventry and Warwickshire NHS
About the unit
The cardiac unit at Walsgrave Hospital, part of UHCW NHS Trust, is a specialist tertiary Cardiac Centre. It was established in 1970 and serves a population of 1.5 million across Coventry, Warwickshire and beyond. In July 2006 the unit transfered to the new University Hospital which is one of the biggest hospital complexes in the UK.
Adult Cardiac Surgery
Drop off points and disabled car parking are available near the entrance to the new University Hospital. There are several buses which also stop at the entrance. Pay and Display car parking in operation.
Ward visiting is 2.00pm – 4.00pm and 6.30pm – 8.00pm. No fixed hours for intensive care.
Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery,
University Hospitals Coventry and Warwickshire NHS Trust,
Clifford Bridge Road,
Tel: 024 764000
Trust Website: http://www.uhcw.nhs.uk/
Blackpool Teaching Hospitals NHS FTSeptember 24, 2016
Lancashire Cardiac Centre, Victoria Hospital NHS Trust
About the unit
The Cardiac Division provides Tertiary Cardiac Services based at Blackpool, Fylde & Wyre Hospitals NHS Trust and serves a population of 1.6 million for Lancashire & South Cumbria.
Adult Cardiac Surgery
Rehabilitation and follow up
Follow up is generally 6 weeks to the appropriate surgeon with a discharge back to the GP or cardiologist. Cardiac rehabilitation is provided locally for Blackpool patients, or if from an adjacent area, appropriate contact is made with the local hospital's rehab team to ensure continuity of care – this extends into Lancaster, Cumbria, Preston, Chorley, Blackburn, & Burnley.
The new build complies with all aspects of the Disability Discrimination Act.
Ward visiting is 8.00-13.00 and 14.30-20.00 with a quiet time between 13.00 and 14.30. Open visiting for intensive care.
Lancashire Cardiac Centre,
Victoria Hospital NHS Trust,
Whinney Heys Road,
Tel: 01253 300000
Trust Website: http://www.bfwh.nhs.uk/