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The six operating theatres at London Bridge Hospital are the heart of the hospital. Situated on the ground floor are two fully integrated theatres equipped with the Stryker system, which service orthopaedic, urology and gynaecology procedures. The first floor has four theatres, which have laminar flow systems and are equipped to deal with a variety of complex procedures. Both the ground floor and 1st floor have a recovery unit. The 1st floor works closely with the ICU dept.
The theatres provide a vibrant, exciting and professional environment where the advance equipment and technology is second to none and the theatre team take pride in being the best as what they do.
The theatre team comprises of consultants and Practitioners who have vast experience and knowledge in the following specialties: --
- Neuro Surgery
- Cardiac Surgery
- Thoracic Surgery
Orthopaedic Surgery (All aspects)
- General Surgery
- Colonoscopy Surgery
- Minimally Invasive Surgery
- Hepatobiliary Surgery
- Liver Transplant – Live Donor
- Kidney Transplant – Live Donor
- Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery
- Ear, Nose & Throat Surgery
- Urology Surgery – including Laser
- Vascular Surgery
- Maxillary Facial Surgery
- Dental Surgery
- Renal Surgery
In fact the only specialities London Bridge Hospital do not undertake are ophthalmic and Paediatric Surgery. These two specialities are undertaken at the other HCA facilities.
- The theatre team comprises of the following:--
- Operating department practitioner
- Theatre assistants
- Advanced scrub practitioners
- First assistants
- Healthcare assistants
- Theatre porters
- Theatre administrators
All member of the theatre team understand that you may be anxious or nervous prior to an operation and will do all they can put you at ease.
The theatre team deliver high quality care in a clean and friendly environment.
The World Health Organisation 5 steps of safer surgery are fully implemented within the theatre department. The safety of patients undergoing procedures is paramount to the department.