Western Sussex Hospitals have joined up with Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals to form a new NHS Foundation Trust for our area: University Hospitals Sussex.

You can keep using this website for information about St Richard’s, Worthing and Southlands hospitals but for our other sites and to find out more about the new trust please visit www.uhsussex.nhs.uk.

Colorectal (Lower GI) Surgery

Colorectal surgery is used to treat diseases of the lower gastrointestinal tract, most commonly in the bowel and small intestine.

Emergency and planned operations take place at St Richard’s and Worthing hospitals. Day surgery is also available at both sites.


Contact Details

  • Tel: 01243 788122 (St Richard's) or 01903 205111 (Worthing)


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