Buxton Ward

Buxton Ward - Children

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We do not have set visiting hours and welcome visitors for most of the day.

Between 12:30pm 2pm  we request that only parents visit.

To contact this ward


Tel: 01603 286286

This ward encompasses a broad range of specialities including paediatric medicine and surgery, orthopaedics, ear, nose, and throat, plastic surgery, dermatology, ophthalmology, and oral health. There are dedicated high dependency beds for children requiring high dependency care.

Special instructions

Siblings and children are also welcome to visit but must be supervised by an adult at all times. Parents of babies and young children should be aware of the possible infection risk. We appreciate visitors leaving the ward by 7.30pm (except parents or resident family member).

How to find us

We’re located on Level 2 in the West Block.
Please use the Jenny Lind Children’s Department entrance/s and follow the signs to Buxton Ward.
If you are coming by car and need to park, the closest car park/s are B and C.

If the car park is full, spaces may be available in the public car park opposite A&E, which is operated independently.

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