The plastic surgery service operates primarily from Castle Hill Hospital. Ward 4 is dedicated to plastic surgery patients and is located in Entrance 1 of Castle Hill Hospital. The service consists of six consultants with a wide range of experiences and interests in plastic surgery. The plastic surgery service also diagnoses and helps to treat skin cancers.
Referrals to this service for benign cosmetic conditions, bi-lateral breast reduction or abdominoplasty surgery will require funding agreement with your local PCT and will be rejected if funding confirmation does not accompany the referral. Please refer to the PCT exceptional treatment policy for your locality for further information.
The plastic surgery service runs an elective service 5 days a week and an emergency service at all times. On-call service is also provided for specialist knowledge 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.