For patients
& visitors

Castlepoint

Trauma and orthopaedics

Ward details

Castlepoint ward is a 35-bedded trauma and orthopaedic ward.  We work as a team to ensure the patient journey is managed safely and efficiently.  We care for orthopaedic trauma patients, with a wide range of bone injuries including severe soft tissue injuries.  Our aim is to provide up to date, evidence based, patient focused care in a friendly, relaxed and professional atmosphere.  We expect and welcome the involvement of patients' family and friends.  

Manager

Sister Julie Edwards

Ward telephone number

01702 385038

Contact email address

Location

8th floor, Tower Block

Speciality

Trauma and orthopaedic

Business unit

Musculo-skeletal

Visiting and other instructions

Visiting hours are between 07:00 and 21:00.  Please keep visitors to a maximum of two per bed, unless you have made other arrangements with the ward manager in advance.  

No visiting at mealtimes unless you are assisting with your relative's meals by arrangement only.  Children under the age of 10 should not visit unless pre-arranged with a member of staff. 

No sitting on beds or patients chairs.  No flowers.

Ward Manager is available by appointment Monday to Thursday and is happy to discuss any concerns. 

As a patient on this ward, you may be under the care of one or more of these consultants

Mr Packer

Mr Sivagi

Mr Giesen

Mr Raza

Mr Sarsam

Mr White

Mr Greer

Mr Khazim

Mr Dannawi

Mr Prasad

Mr Bhinda

Mr Lusty

Mr Ravi

Mr Sarkar

Mr Chauhan

Mr Khan

Specialist teams who care for patients on this ward

Trauma nurse specialists

Pain team

Diabetes nurse specialist

Practice development nurse

Discharge team specialist

Postal address

Castlepoint Ward
Southend Hospital
Prittlewell Chase
Westcliff on Sea
Essex
SS0 0RY