Contacting a ward or department

Please use the A-Z links or search box in the directory below to find a ward or department. 

Click on the ward or department name for further information.

If you need to contact a Consultant or can't find what you are looking for - please call the Hospital Switchboard:

  • Buckland Hospital: 01304 222510
  • Kent & Canterbury Hospital: 01227 766877
  • Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother Hospital: 01843 225544
  • Royal Victoria Hospital: 01303 850202
  • William Harvey Hospital: 01233 633331

Important information about visiting hours

Due to national guidance regarding COVID-19, all visiting hours published below are currently cancelled.

Please check here for updated guidance on visiting.

Ward / DepartmentVisiting hoursTelephone number
East Kent Bowel Screening Centre 01227 866432
East Kent Cardiac Catheter Suite (WHH) 01233 616830
East Kent Vascular Centre Dr Diwakar and Dr Kaikini: 01227 783181
Emergency Care Centre 01227 864244
Endoscopy Unit (K&C) 01227 783058
Endoscopy Unit (QEQM) 01843 234370
Endoscopy Unit (WHH) 01233 616274
Folkestone Ward (Maternity)4.00pm to 7.00pm - general visiting. 8.00am to 8.00pm - partners only. This is a quiet period.  01233 633331 ext 723-8129
Fordwich Ward2:00pm to 5:00pm and 6:30pm to 7:30pmRelatives visiting outside these hours for a short period may be allowed by special arrangements with the ward manager or their deputy.   01843 234588
Fracture Clinic 01843 235056