General Surgery

About Us​

​The General Surgical Service provides elective surgical and endoscopic management to patients with abdominal, thyroid, parathyroid diseases and a range of other surgical conditions.

The Acute General Surgical Unit (AGSU) is a 24 hour / 7 days a week service for emergency conditions and trauma, supported by the General and Colorectal Surgeons. 

There are 14 consultant surgeons on the unit, supported by registrars and junior medical officers. Patients are seen in surgeon’s rooms and in the Surgical Outpatient clinic.


​Wards J3 and H3
Level 3
John Hunter Hospital​