General Surgery


The Day Surgery Unit at Lincoln County Hospital incorporates day case general surgery, ear, nose and throat (ENT), oral and maxillofacial, orthopaedic, urology and ophthalmology specialties within the service.

The unit also currently facilitates all the elective surgical inpatient admissions for the hospital on a daily basis.

At present the Day Surgery Unit functions overnight, accommodating 12 to 20 patients per night. A day case pre-assessment service is provided in conjunction with minor ENT, urology, ophthalmology and other minor operations and procedures.