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Victoria Hospital is a large, fully equipped District General Hospital with 300 beds.
First opened in 1966, the hospital has undergone progressive refurbishment to modernise facilites for patient care and support facilities and will be further expanded and modernised to become the Acute Inpatient site for Fife. Building works have already commenced with completion due late 2011/early 2012.
The hospital provides general hospital servcies to the people of Central and East Fife (population approx 200,000) and a regional service in Cardiology, Respiratory Medicine, ENT, Medical and Surgical Paediatrics and Infectious Diseases.
There is a 4 bedded Intensive Care Unit and a new 4 bedded High Dependency Unit. There is also a dedicated purpose built Endoscopy Unit with three fully equipped Endoscopy examination rooms.
Specialties provided within the hospital
In patient services
ENT Haematology Respiratory Medicine General and Acute Medicine Paediatrics Stroke Medicine Elective Orthopaedics Elderly Medicine including GORU Cardiology/CCU Infectious Diseases Hospice Neurology
Out patient services
In addition to the above specialties the following clinics are provided
Dermatology Thoracic Surgery Plastic Surgery Radiation Oncology Neurology GU Medicine Ophthalmology Urology Vascular Surgery Medical Oncology Maxillo/Facial Surgery Rheumatology
There is an excellent Radiology Service. In additon to gernal radiology there are facilities for digital screening, ultrasound, radioisotope scanning and DEXA scanning New spiral CT and MRI scanners have recently been installed.
Oncolocgy services are provided with Western General Hospital, Edinburgh. Clinical Oncologists with special interest in lung and gynaecological cancer hold large outpatient clinics each week.
The regional laboratory is on site. The department provides a comprehensive service in haematology, immunology, histopathology, cytology, microbiiology and clinical chemistry on a Fife wide basis. The Microbiology Department provides an overall microbiological surveillance system throughout the region.
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NHS HospitalsHospital Address:
Hayfield Road, Kirkcaldy, ScotlandPostal Code :
KY2 5AHPhone Number :