This provides outpatient services for several specialities, including: 

  • Dermatology clinics
  • Gastroenterology
  • General surgery
  • Light treatment clinics - UVA and UVB (Ultraviolet A and Ultraviolet B)
  • Minor operation surgery
  • Neurology
  • Photodynamic therapy
  • Plastic dressing clinics
  • Plastics
  • Respiratory
  • Sleep studies
  • Urology
  • Vascular


Great Western Hospital - third floor (please see Floor plan).

Opening times

Day Times
Monday-Friday 8.30am-5.00pm
Saturday, Sunday and bank holidays Closed

Some clinics run outside of these normal opening times. 

Play area

We have a small play area for children, in which children must be supervised at all times.

Community Outpatients

We also provide services at other locations, including: 

  • Savernake Hospital
  • Devizes Community Hospital
  • Chippenham Community Hospital
  • Trowbridge Community Hospital

What to expect

When you arrive in the Wren Unit you will be greeted by our friendly reception staff, who will book you into the appropriate outpatient clinic.

You will be asked to take a seat in our main waiting area.

All clinic waiting times are indicated on appropriate boards located near to specialist clinic area.

Our experienced nurses may undertake some assessments prior to your consultation, including weight and height.

When you are called by the nurse or doctor, you will be taken to your consultation.

A nurse will be available during or following your consultation should you have any questions or queries.

Following your consultation, you may be sent for further diagnostic tests, booked for a procedure or be discharged back to your GP.

Your clinic nurse will support you in providing the information and direction for any ongoing care.


Outpatient appointment queries:
Tel: 01793 604080