Glaucoma Symptoms: All You Need to Know

When people look online for any medical, surgical or illness-related information, it can often be quite daunting — and sometimes even inaccurate. At The McIndoe Centre, one of our main priorities is to educate our patients on the procedures we perform. We believe that by doing this, our patients can become their own health advocates and…

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Cosmetic surgery: Everything you need to consider

If you are considering cosmetic surgery, here are some top tips for a successful surgery: Be informed – Research the procedure you are planning to have.  This will make sure you are well prepared and know what to expect. Talk to your GP – They will have no interest other than your personal welfare, so many doctors are happy…

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What Is Glaucoma?

The Eye Condition Explained Glaucoma is a common eye condition that can cause vision loss and blindness if it isn’t treated early. But what is glaucoma exactly? We take a look at how it occurs and possible glaucoma treatment options. What is glaucoma? Glaucoma is a common eye condition where the optic nerve — the nerve which…

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An In-depth Guide To Labiaplasty Surgery

What is labiaplasty?  A labiaplasty is a surgical procedure used to reshape and reduce the size of the labia minora, which are the inner ‘lips’ of the vulva. It is sometimes referred to as vagina rejuvenation and is the most common form of female genital cosmetic surgery.  People who opt for labiaplasty surgery usually do so because they…

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Roadworks on Holtye Road from Monday 8 November

From Monday 8 November, SGN is carrying out work to replace the gas main between Beacon Rose and Pumphouse Farm in Holtye Road. This is beyond The McIndoe Centre, heading towards Edenbridge/Kent. They have advised that this is a complete road closure and a diversion route will be put in place. There is also suggestion of a…

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What Is A Tummy Tuck?

What is a tummy tuck? Tummy tuck surgery, or abdominoplasty, is a procedure to remove excess skin, fat, stretch marks, and scars from the abdomen. It can also tighten the muscles in the area. Patients who get a tummy tuck are usually already at a healthy weight. It is not a surgery to treat obesity,…

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The McIndoe Centre shortlisted for 2021 LaingBuisson Award

We are delighted to announce that the hospital has been shortlisted for the ‘Outstanding response to COVID in healthcare’ LaingBuisson award.   The submission highlighted the collaboration between the Queen Victoria NHS Foundation Trust (QVH) and The McIndoe Centre, and how in April 2020 they united resources to ensure patients continued to receive the highest level of ongoing care they deserved, despite the…

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Coronavirus: Public Information

As the situation around Coronavirus continues to evolve, we are doing everything we can to protect the health and wellbeing of our patients, members of the public and employees. We will continue to monitor the situation and if further changes are required, we will advise accordingly.  Patient safety remains our very highest priority Please be assured…

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Supporting the local community with food and hygiene donations

As part of our ongoing commitment as a charity, Horder Healthcare staff are now able to support their local communities through new foodbank collection points at work. The Horder Centre, in Crowborough, The McIndoe Centre, in East Grinstead and Horder Healthcare, in Seaford are now donation points for food and hygiene products for the Crowborough Foodbank, the East Grinstead Foodbank and Seahaven Storehouse.  Currently, the donation points are only open to staff but when restrictions allow, we plan to…

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