Wythenshawe Hospital

0161 9987070 Southmoor Road, Wythenshawe , Manchester, M23 9LT

4 out of 5 stars

Based on 319 ratings for this hospital


This Department is managed by University Hospital Of South Manchester NHS Foundation Trust

The main entrance for the maternity department is on Floats Road, at the back of the main hospital.
0161 998 7070


Our maternity unit offers a variety of services including antenatal screening, daycare assessment, community midwives, delivery and neonatal care.

Each year over 3,000 babies are delivered in the consultant led delivery unit.


Day care assessment

Sue Leigh Atkins, Midwife
0161 291 2931


Karen Mainwaring, Ward Manager
0161 291 2932 or 0161 291 2808

Visiting times - anytime, but must be accompanied by parent. No more than three visitors at any time.

Community midwives

0161 291 2809 or 0161 291 2942

Out of hours or emergencies

0161 291 2934 or 0161 291 2945


www.makingitbetter.nhs.uk - Greater Manchester

Things you should know

An independent health watchdog has confirmed that our maternity unit is one of the 17 safest in the country. This independent inspection in maternity units is clear evidence that we are delivering best practice and improving care for women and babies.

The following table shows staffing levels on wards that provide this service.

Where wards provide more than one service the results include shared values for all services provided on that ward.

Nurse staffing levels - Obstetrics OCTOBER 2016

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Latest reviews of this service

Excellent care nursing me to good health :)

I was in A&E due to breathing difficulties and sickness. It was noted I was dehydrated and admitted to Ward C3. I was impressed by the...

2 March 2016

Ultrasound unit anti natal

Having recently had to attend this unit for a Ultrasound scan (although I am not pregnant) for a Gynea problem. I cannot praise the staf...

18 April 2014

Rude Community Midwives

The rudeness of the community midwives is unbelievable. Every experience with them has been extremely poor with staff speaking to me as i...

21 August 2013

Last updated on 13 September 2010.

Information supplied by University Hospital Of South Manchester NHS Foundation Trust