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Newborn Hearing Screening

We aim to screen your baby's hearing before discharge from the hospital but if this is not possible or we need to complete the screen we will offer appointments at the following venues:

  • St Peter's Hospital
  • Stoughton Road, Guildford
  • Ashford Community Clinic
  • Farnham Hospital
  • Woking Community Hospital
  • Staines Health Centre
  • Addlestone Health Centre

 

If you have any concerns at all, however small, please ring the Newborn Hearing Screening team - 01483 783143.

 

Useful Websites

NHS Choices: Newborn Hearing Screening

The newborn hearing screening test helps to identify babies who have permanent hearing loss as early as possible. This means parents can get the support and advice they need right from the start.

 

Gov.uk: Newborn Hearing Screening

This overview of the NHS newborn hearing screening programme (NHSP) explains how a baby's hearing is tested, and the equipment used for the tests.

 

Contact Numbers

Ante-natal Clinic 01932 722389
Maternity Appointments 01932 722366
Midwifery Triage 01932 722835
Joan Booker Ward 01932 722291
Labour Ward 01932 722663
Neonatal Ward 01932 722667
Ultrasound Queries 01932 722665

 

Supervisor of Midwives are available 24hrs a day via the main hospital switchboard number