Advice and Guidance Service

Electronic consultant level Advice & Guidance can be obtained from GHNHSFT using the NHS e-Referral Service (formerly Choose & Book) within a range of specialties. Please view the resource for further information.

Winfield Hospital

Winfield Hospital in Gloucester provide hernia repair, gastroenterology and colorectal services.  Please check the local Clinical Commissioning Policy prior to referral.

Location Winfield Hospital, Tewkesbury Road, Longford, Gloucester, Gloucestershire, GL2 9EE
Facilities Winfield Hospital General Information Leaflet
Conditions Treated
  • Inguinal, umbilical, femoral, abdominal, recurrent and incisional hernias
  • Dyspepsia
  • Gastro-oesophageal reflux
  • Hiatus hernia
  • Epigastric pain
  • Vomiting
  • Abdominal pain
  • Heartburn
  • Anaemia
  • Malabsorption
  • Dysphagia
  • Weight loss
  • Persistent dry cough
  • Iron deficiency
  • Biliary tract disease or blockage
  • Gall bladder and gallstones
  • Bile duct obstruction or stone
  • Biliary colic
  • Functional bowel disorders
  • Inflammatory bowel disease (IBD)
  • General bowel conditions
  • Irritable bowel syndrome (IBS)
  • Rectal bleeding
  • Haemorrhoids
  • Anal canal disorders
  • Fissure
  • Fistula
  • Diverticulosis
  • Rectal prolapse
  • Pilondial sinus
Contact Details
  • Reception/Switchboard:  01452 331 111
  • Enquiry Line:  01452 306 009
  • Physiotherapy appointments: 01452 337 246
  • Radiology appointments: 01452 331 111 Option 3
  • Ward reception:  01452 331 111 Option 1
  • Matron (Helen Randall): 01452 331 200
  • Electronic referrals fax: 01452 331 200
  • Email: winfield.enquiries@ramsayhealth.co.uk
Opening Hours 7.30am - 8.00pm
Referral Information

By post: address above

By NHS e-Referrals Service

By fax: 01452 331200

Please include:

  • Consultant name
  • Medical history (inc. BMI)
  • Any relevant social history
  • Current medication
  • Allergies
  • Test results
  • Radiology results
Acceptance Criteria

Winfield Hospital is able to accept a high proportion of referrals.  However, it is unable to accept referrals for patients who:

  • Are under 16 years old
  • Have an incapacitating disease that is a constant threat to life
  • Have an unstable mental condition and are receiving psychiatric treatment
  • Have a BMI of 40 or above

If you would like to discuss a particular case or you would like further details please speak to Helen Randall (Matron).

Please see this leaflet for further information

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