Surgery at Alder Hey
Alder Hey is one of the busiest children’s hospitals in Europe and carries out around 17,000 operations a year.
Last year (2014-15) there were:
- 8,683 day case surgeries
- 3,996 elective surgeries
- 4,689 emergency operations
- 1,553 orthopaedic and trauma surgeries
- 435 cardiac surgeries