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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
Kings C1 Ward 10am - 8pm 01233 616076
Kings C2 Ward 10am - 8pm01233 616664
Kings D1 Ward10am - 8pm01233 616078
Kings D2 Ward 10am - 8pm unless pre-arranged with the nurse in charge  01233 616884
Kingsgate Ward (maternity)Partners 24hrs General visiting 4-7pm Max 2 visitors Only children of the new mother allowed. 01843 234586
Kingston Stroke Unit3:00pm to 5:00pm and 6.00pm to 7.30pm Maximum of two visitors per bed in Hyperacute Bays (Admissions) For visiting outside of these hours please contact the ward manager. 01227 783180
Library Services  
Marlowe (general / short stay) 11.30am to 8pm 01227 783100
Marlowe Ward (acute) 11.30am - 8pm 01227 866456
Medical Photography 01227 866461