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Medical Wards

St. Mary's Hospital has two acute medical wards, Appley and Colwell, which provide care for a wide variety of patients.  Appley currently specialises in respiratory medicine and gastroenterology, whilst Colwell looks after diabetes, endocrinology and care of the elderly.  Both are staffed with experienced Nurses and Doctors to ensure that patients receive the best possible care whilst in hospital.

Opening times:


Appley ward is open for visitors from 3pm to 7pm daily.


Colwell ward is open for visitors 2pm-3pm then 7pm-8pm daily.

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