Saint Mary's Theatres undertakes a wide variety of
gynaecological surgical procedures.
As a specialist tertiary referral centre in the North West, we
specialise in offering high quality care for women requiring
surgery for endometriosis, uro-gynaecology and gynaecological
oncology. We also specialise in supporting women undergoing
Alongside these, we undertake routine gynaecological surgical
procedures: miscarriage, termination of pregnancy and
We have three state-of-the-art, highly equipped theatres
supporting our gynaecology service and one supporting fertility
We see women from across the whole of the North West region.
We liaise closely with the Christie Hospital where women may be
receiving other treatment.
Alongside our gynaecology service, we have two dedicated
well-equipped obstetric theatres. We are one of the three
North West tertiary centres for obstetrics. We have
additional expertise in managing complex obstetric cases and
managing obstetric emergencies, supported by a highly skilled team
of consultants, specialist anaesthetists, theatre practitioners and
All our theatres are supported by a dedicated and experienced
team of consultants, anaesthetists and theatre practitioners.
We recently won the Saint Mary's Award for Innovation and
Improvement and a national, NHS Lean Academy award, for the
managing an efficient theatre suite.
We were the pilot site for the NHS Institute of Innovation and
Improvement for The Productive Operating Theatre and we have had
several external visits to review our work and innovative
Our obstetric service has been followed as part of the
television series, "The Midwives" and in 2012, the BBC have
commissioned a further programme following the role of the midwife
which includes Saint Mary's Theatres.
Our theatres are managed by Angela Williams, Theatre Matron.
We have put together a series of FAQs which may help you.
Our philosophy is Patients
First Every Time, All of the Time.
Click here to see more information about what you
may expect and more about the enhanced recovery programme.