Wynard Ward

Wynard Ward is a multi-function ward with inpatient Gynaecology beds and a 10 bed day surgery unit.

Wynard Ward cares for patients undergoing major gynaecology surgery, as well as day cases. This includes patients undergoing oncology surgery, hysterectomy, breast surgery and vaginal surgery.

Contact us

Call us on

01392 406512

01392 406511

Where to find us

Royal Devon and Exeter Hospital (Wonford), Barrack Road, Exeter, EX2 5DW

Centre for Women’s Health, Level 1, Q-Link Corridor

Meet the team

The ward is run by a Matron who is supported with a team of Registered Nurses and Health Care Assistants along with support from the administration team. 

Wynard Ward also work closely with the theatre team.

The ward works closely with the Gynaecology Assessment Unit, pre-assessment and gynaecology theatres.

Services and treatments

A variety of treatments are offered along with a wide and varied range of elective surgery. Some of these include:

  • Hysterectomy Uro Gynaecology procedures
  • Vaginal Prolapse Repair Biopsies
  • Laparoscopy Pregnancy loss
  • Vulval surgery Endometrial Ablation
  • Breast Surgery
  • Biopsies
  • Pregnancy loss
  • Endometrial Ablation
  • Uro Gynaecology procedures

Supporting you

Women’s Health Counsellors are part of the team providing care in The Centre for Women’s Health.  We offer emotional support for women accessing the services of Gynaecology.

Gynaecology referrals for counselling support include:-

  • Decision making when considering gynaecology surgery, e.g. Hysterectomy
  • Post-operatively, within 4 months of surgery taking place.

Contact 01392 406678 or rde-tr.cwhcounsellors@nhs.net

Last updated: November 15, 2022.


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