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

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Children Assessment Unit

Ward / Department
Children Assessment Unit

Children Assessment Unit provides paediatric services in Buckland Hospital, Dover.  There is an ambulatory children’s unit which can offer paediatric assessment, investigations and management.  A comprehensive multidisciplinary team of therapists, clinical psychologists, specialist nurses and paediatricians provides assessment and management services for children with disabilities and complex needs from 0 to 16 years (e.g. cerebral palsy, autism, chromosomal and genetic disorders etc.). There are strong links to the local CAMHs service (Castleside clinic) and local special schools.

Telephone number
01304 222525
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