Trauma and orthopaedics
Our trauma and orthopaedics department provides:
- Acute care for patients with musculoskeletal injuries (such as fractures and dislocations)
- Planned care for patients with bone and joint disorders
- Care of children with orthopaedic problems and injuries
We offer care for almost the entire range of orthopaedic problems. Our Elective Orthopaedic Centre (EOC) is a recognised as a national centre of excellence.
We are actively involved in training junior surgeons and teaching medical students from St George's Medical School.
Our Hip Fracture Unit at St Helier Hospital is nationally recognised to be in the top 5% of hospitals providing best practice in the treatment of fractured hips.
Outpatient services are offered at St Helier, Epsom and Leatherhead hospitals.
Inpatient services are offered at St Helier and Epsom hospitals as well as the Elective Orthopaedic Centre at Epsom.
Children’s orthopaedic services are provided at Queen Mary’s Hospital for Children (QMHC), with outpatients at Epsom Hospital - our paediatric orthopaedic service is part of a joint service with St George's Hospital Paediatric Orthopaedics Department.
All planned care is being provided at Epsom General Hospital and the EOC.
All acute emergency care for trauma and musculoskeletal emergencies for children and adults is provided at St Helier Hospital.
Trauma and Orthopaedic POD (for all patient queries)
Tel: 01372 73 5096
Trauma Co-Ordinator (for trauma admissions)
Tel: 07776 33 66 84
Clinical Director - Miss Andrea Sott
Service Manager - Julia Cattermole