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Dorrell Ward

Welcome to Dorrell Ward, an outpatient ward for Ear, Nose & Throat (ENT) and Ophthalmology (eyes).

Visiting

Ward hours: Open visiting

Visitors allowed: 2 per bed

How to get here

Dorrell Ward is on level 3 in Eye Block of the Royal Berkshire Hospital. Park in multi-storey car park in Craven Road. Join the Main Entrance block at level 2. Turn right past reception, passing the shops (signed All Wards and Departments). At the Welcome Desk turn right down the steps into the Eye Block. Opposite the Eye Clinic are lifts to level 3, Eye Block. Alternatively stairs are located around the corner to the right. Go up one flight to level 3.

Staff details

Sister: Amanda Perrill
Matron: Sarah Cherrill

Any other information

Note that although a mixed sex ward, men and women’s are in separate bays or rooms. If it is difficult for you to visit during visiting hours please telephone to discuss an alternative arrangement. We normally have a quiet period for patients and undertake cleaning of the ward in the mornings, but we can be flexible about your visiting times.

When bringing children to visit, please be aware of the risks of infection. We will suggest children have a break from the ward if they become noisy or distressed.

Nearby facilities

Refreshment points

  • M&S Simply Food (Main Entrance Block)
  • Whistlestop convenience store (Main Entrance Block) 
  • The Cafe (Main Entrance Block)
  • Restaurant on level 1 (South Block)
  • League of Friends shop and tea bar (Maternity Block)

ATM machine
Opposite the reception desk on level 2 in the Main Entrance Block.

How to get there:
Dorrell Ward is on level 3 in Eye Block of the Royal Berkshire Hospital. Park in multi-storey car park in Craven Road. Join the Main Entrance block at level 2. Turn right past reception, passing the shops (signed All Wards and Departments). At the Welcome Desk turn right down the steps into the Eye Block. Opposite the Eye Clinic are lifts to level 3, Eye Block. Alternatively stairs are located around the corner to the right. Go up one flight to level 3.

 

Useful contacts

Dorrell Ward
Level 3 Eye Block
Royal Berkshire NHS Foundation Trust
London Road
Reading
RG1 4EU

0118 322 7172 / 8101

  • CONTACT DETAILS:

    Royal Berkshire NHS Foundation Trust,
    London Road,
    Reading,
    RG1 5AN
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    Tel: 0118 322 5111