The prospect of going into hospital for treatment or a surgical procedure is daunting for everyone. Apart from the treatment itself, being unsure just what to expect from your stay in hospital can be a worry. At New Victoria Hospital you can depend on all of our staff to make the whole experience as comfortable and as free from stress as possible. As part of the process, we believe that it will be of great help to you to have all the basic information about the preparations for your surgery/treatment and the care you can expect afterwards, before you come into hospital. We hope that the information which follows will help you to approach your stay at New Victoria Hospital with a calm and positive frame of mind.