Welcome to the Gynaecology Ward
Ward 62 is a 28 bedded ward dedicated to the care of gynaecology
patients. We treat patients both from our local community and
from across the region, admitting over 4000 patients every
We care for women with a range of different conditions
- Gynaecological oncology
- Patients with early pregnancy problems (less than 20 weeks
- General gynaecology
- Urological gynaecology
- General gynaecological emergencies
- Women undergoing termination of pregnancy for social or medical
We have 28 in patient beds throughout the day and 20 beds
overnight and at weekend.
We have an admissions lounge on Ward 62 where patients are
seen prior to surgery and go directly to theatre then return to a
bed on Ward 62 for their post operative care.
Between 10.00 pm and 8.00 am (seven days a week) we also
see all women with gynaecological emergencies on the ward.
We operate an enhanced recovery programme
in which we encourage active recovery after major gynaecological
Ward Manager: Jane Siswick
We also have a team of Advanced Nurse Practitioners (ANPs)
You may also receive additional support from:
- Pharmacy. Our Pharmacist, Fran Garraghan, is available
during the week to support you with and medication issues and
information with support from pharmacy technicians.
- Physiotherapists, who will provide support as required on a
- Occupational Therapists, who visit weekly.
The ward is on the second floor of Saint Mary's Hospital
Visiting is between 2.00 pm and 8.00 pm daily (including
Visiting is strictly restricted to a maximum of 2 persons per
bed and we advise against children visiting.
We also operate protected meal times between 12.00 pm - 1.00 pm
and 5.00 pm - 6.00 pm daily. Visitors are not allowed on the
ward during these times.
Ward Reception: (0161) 276 6518 or (0161) 276 6410
Nurses station: (0161) 276 6105 or (0161) 701 7434
Our patient information leaflets provide additional information
about the ward and what to expect during your stay.
Please click the titles below to view the leaflet:
Suites 1&2, 46 Manchester Street, London, W1U 7LS
0808 808 2227
Telephone: 020 7222
Support Line: 0845 371 0554
Cancer Research UK: Ovarian Cancer - This section
of CancerHelp UK tells you about ovarian cancer - including
symptoms and causes, tests and treatment, living with ovarian
cancer and current research.
HealthTalk Online - Ovarian Cancer - HealthTalk
Online lets you share in other people's experiences of health and
illness. You can watch or listen to videos of the interviews, read
about people's experiences and find reliable information about
conditions, treatment choices and support.
ovarian cancer information centre -
Information about ovarian cancer from Macmillian - diagnosis,
treatment and other sources of support.
The Daisy Network
- A registered charity for women who have
experienced a premature menopause.
The Eve Appeal -
The Eve Appeal funds research into ovarian cancer and other
The Hysterectomy Association
- The Association offers advice and information
for any woman considering a hysterectomy.
Jo's Cervical Cancer Trust
- Jo's Trust offers information and support to
women, their families and friends affected by pre-cancer and cancer
of the cervix.
Other Sources of Support:
Cancer Buddies Network
- Connect with people living through similar
cancer experiences, be they patients, carers, or family and
friends, for the purpose of giving and receiving cancer support,
sharing, comparing, chatting and making long-lasting
Look Good, Feel Better
- Cancer support charity that helps women
manage the visible side effects of cancer treatment.
Penny Brohn Cancer Care
- Offers specialist support including
complementary therapies, nutritional advice & counselling for
people living with cancer and their loved ones.
Tenovus - A charity that
aims to deliver the best treatment and support for cancer patients
and their families in their local communities across Wales.
Infertility Network UK
Charter House, 43 St Leonards Road, Bexhill on Sea, East Sussex,
Telephone: 0800 008
01424 731 858