BMI Southend Hospital

BMI Southend Hospital is a remarkable, specialised building offering a day care patient service. The hospital is renowned for its ophthalmology and cosmetic surgery specialisms, also offering orthopaedic, general day surgery, gynaecology, urology and dermatology services.

BMI Southend Hospital is easily located at the junction of Prittlewell Chase and Fairfax Drive, near to Priory Park. Just 400 yards from Southend General Hospital and within easy access to all forms of public transport.

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BMI Southend Hospital is situated in Westcliff-on-Sea and is a suburb of Southend-on-Sea. It is situated on the northern bank of the Thames Estuary and is approximately 34 miles (55 km) east of London. 

By road 

Take Junction 29 off the M25 and head towards Southend on the A127. 

At Kent Elms Corner (Essex Motors is on your left hand side) take the outside lane in preparation for turning right at the next slip road, sign posted to Southend NHS Hospital. 

This road leads into Westbourne Grove (A1158). Follow the signs to Southend NHS Hospital along Prittlewell Chase, but go past the hospital until you reach the end of Prittlewell Chase (junction with Fairfax Drive). 

BMI Southend Hospital is the last building on the left hand side, next to the Vehicle Test Centre. 

You can also reach the hospital by travelling along the A127, this leads into Prince Avenue. At Cuckoo Corner round-a-bout take the 3rd exit onto Victoria Avenue, at the traffic lights just past Priory Park turn right into Fairfax Drive. The hospital is approximately 50 yards on the right hand side with the entrance to the car park before the building. 

By tube/train 

There are frequent trains to Southend on C2C and First Great Eastern - C2C to Southend Central and First Great Eastern to Southend Victoria.

Visitors can then take any of the following buses to the Hospital: 7, 8, 20, 21, 25, 25C or 25E. These buses stop at St Mary's Church Prittlewell and Prittlewell Chase both of which are 5 minutes walk to the Hospital (please see location map). Southend Central bus station is a 5 minute walk from the train station behind Marks and Spencers and Southend Victoria is opposite the station in the underpass. 

By bus 

Arriva and First Thamesway operate the following bus services to BMISouthend Hospital 7, 8, 20/20C, 21A/21B, 25, 29, 407. All the bus stops are local to the hospital and on arrival via bus, you will be able to see the hospital on the corner of Prittlewell Chase and Fairfax Drive.

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