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We hold around 200 clinics per week and see over 120,000 patients every year at Ashford Hospital.

The majority of our clinics are held in the outpatients block, apart from rheumatology which is on the ground floor.

 

Appointment Contact Numbers

If you need to cancel or change an appointment, please contact 01784 884351.

Gynaecology 01784 884401
Ophthalmology 01784 884402
Oral Surgery 01784 884262
Orthodontic Department 01784 884262
Orthopaedics 01932 722730
01932 723602
01932 723544
Outpatients / Appointments Centre 01784 884351
Physiotherapy 01784 884484
Rheumatology 01784 884351
X-Ray 01784 884473
Mental Health Outpatients 01784 884346

 

Please have your Appointment Card or Letter with you when telephoning as information from it will be required.

 

Hospital Appointments at Ashford

Admissions 01784 884180

 

For more information about visiting Ashford Hospital, please click here.

 

Accessibility Guide

Click here for the accessibility guide for Outpatients Clinics - Areas 1, 2, 3, 4, ENT and ECG

 

Outreach clinics

In addition to our clinics at Ashford and St Peter’s we run several clinics in the community. These take place at Woking Community Hospital, Walton Community Hospital, Heart of Hounslow and some local GP practices.

 

Special Assistance

If you require any special assistance at all in the outpatients department, such as help with mobility, interpretation or sign language, please contact Outpatients Matron Diane Lashbrook on 01932 723428 or 01784 884584.

 

What to do when you arrive

Please report to reception area as detailed in your appointment letter. Our Outpatients department is located on the first floor.

Hand in your appointment letter to the receptionist or use the self-check in kiosk. The reception is signposted from the Outpatients entrance (see map). If you have been out of the country for more than 12 months, please show your passport and EHIC card when you arrive.

Outpatients at Ashford Hospital

 

How to reach us

By bus:Ashford Hospital is served by the following bus routes – 116; 203; 216; 441; 442; 555. For more details on public transport services please call Traveline on 0871 200 2233 or see www.traveline.org.uk

By car: Barriered car parking is close to the hospital main entrance. There are a number of disabled bays (see map). Unless you are visiting out of peak weekday hours we recommend you park in the main Outpatients visitor car park where most spaces are available.

Parking charges are FREE for the first 20 minutes and then start at £3.50 for up to 2 hours, increasing by £1 an hour up to six hours. Our parking machines accept the following coins: 10p, 20p, 50p, £1 and £2; and also £5, £10 and £20 notes. Credit/debit cards are accepted by the pay stations. Click here for details of concessions.

If you are in receipt of certain benefits you may be able to claim back your travel costs/parking charges - please ask at our main reception desks if you need further information, see our leaflet Help in travelling to hospital or visit the NHS Choices website. Cycling and motorcycle parking facilities are also available.

Cycling and motorcycle parking facilities are also available.

 

If you have special needs

If you have any particular needs, please contact the Patient Advice and Liaison Service (PALS) on 01932 723553 between 10am and 3pm Mon-Fri and we will make arrangements to help you. All clinics are wheelchair friendly and all areas can be accessed via a lift. Coin operated (£1 coin) wheelchairs are available on arrival – please ask at main reception.

 

 

Changing Places Facilities

We have a Changing Places room in Outpatients Ashford on the first floor.

This facility is open 08.30 – 18.00.

 

Changing Places toilets are different to standard accessible toilets (or "disabled toilets") as they have extra features and more space to meet the needs of people who use them.

 

Leaving your clinic appointment

It is very important to see the receptionist at the clinic before you leave, even if the doctor has discharged you so that any further arrangements can be made.

 

Controlling infection

We take our responsibility towards infection control very seriously. Please use the hand gels provided to clean your hands on entering hospital. If you want to check that staff have washed their hands, just ask. They will not be offended.

 

Smoking

We have a no smoking policy at both hospitals, including the grounds – please respect this. If you need help to quit smoking, we offer a referral service – please ask.

 

Use of mobile phones

If you have a mobile phone we would ask that you switch it off when you are waiting for your appointment and during your consultation.

 

Research

The Trust is involved in many Clinical Trials across most of our specialities. During your visit you may be offered the opportunity, by your consultant, to consider participation in a Clinical Trial relevant to your condition.

For more information about Clinical Trials, please see our website: www.ashfordstpeters.nhs.uk/research