Royal Surrey County Hospital

01483 571122 Royal Surrey County Hospital, Egerton Road , Guildford, Surrey, GU2 7XX

4.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 283 ratings for this hospital


Royal Surrey County Hospital

The Royal Surrey County Hospital is a leading general hospital and specialist centre for cancer services and treatment, based in Guildford. The RSCH serves a population of 320,000 for emergency and general hospital services and 1.3 million people for cancer services across Surrey, West Sussex and Hampshire. The hospital has an annual income of £257 million and employs around 3,500 people. Every year the RSCH sees around 280,000 outpatients, admits 61,000 patients for treatment and 70,000 patients attend our A&E department. The Trust is also a centre of excellence and training for minimal access surgery and a leading research and development bringing advanced treatments to local people.


The Royal Surrey Charity raises funds to improve the patient experience at the hospital as well as enabling the latest treatment and specialist equipment to be purchased and invests in research into innovative treatments. In 2013 the Trust successfully raised over £1m to purchase an advanced stereotactic radiotherapy machine to provide the latest treatment for cancer patients. 


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Royal Surrey County Hospital

Tel: 01483 571122   Fax: 01483 537747

Address: Royal Surrey County Hospital, Egerton Road, Guildford, Surrey, GU2 7XX



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Quality of service at Royal Surrey County Hospital

This hospital is managed by Royal Surrey County NHS Foundation Trust

Care Quality Commission inspection ratings

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Work

73%staff recommend this hospital as a place to work. 681 responses. 4100 staff work at this trust.

Friends and Family Test Score: Community

98%Patients recommend this hospital. 54 responses.

Friends and Family test score: Outpatients

92%Patients recommend this hospital. 1469 responses.

Friends and Family Test score: Inpatient

95%Patients recommend this hospital. 1121 responses

Friends and Family Test score: A&E

86%Patients recommend this hospital. 612 responses

Friends and Family Test score: Maternity

Friends and Family Test score: Staff - Care

92%staff recommend this hospital for care. 681 responses. 4100 staff work at this trust.

Some services at this hospital are provided by other trusts. See the full list of departments for more information.

Latest reviews of this hospital

Outpatient Booking

I am very disappointed with the hospital. I was referred to the hospital in January and was given an appointment last weekend only for it...

20 February 2019

Cancer Care - Cystectomy Operation (bladder)

Had life changing Cystectomy Operation in December 2018, after repeated attempts to cure cancer in bladder failed. How did I feel - fe...

18 February 2019

Frontal Lobe Epilepsy ...

i have now been returning to royal surrey again after having numerous seizures and was diagnoses with frontal lobe since said diagnoses h...

12 February 2019

An emergency colon operation in the middle of the night

One evening at the end of December 2018 I suddenly had an intense stomach pain. My wife phoned 999 and I was taken very promptly to the R...

11 February 2019

Wonderfully caring and efficient department

I have had cataracts in both eyes operated on at the Royal Surrey and have been extremely surprised by the efficiency of this unit. Medi...

10 February 2019

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Last updated on 08 September 2015.

Information supplied by Royal Surrey County NHS Foundation Trust