Manchester Royal Infirmary Contact Number: 0161 276 1234

Phone Manchester Royal Infirmary on their switchboard number 0161 276 1234 if you are unsure which hospital department to contact to make your appointment.


About Manchester Royal Infirmary

Manchester Royal Infirmary (MRI) was formed in 1752 with only 12 beds in a small house in Manchester city centre. It is now a large teaching hospital for the University of Manchester’s Medical School, specialising in kidney and pancreatic transplants along with sickle cell disease treatments. Manchester Royal Infirmary is one of the United Kingdom’s main provider of cardiac services for patients suffering from a range of heart related health issues.


Hospital Switchboard – 0161 276 1234

Contact Manchester Royal Infirmary on their main switchboard phone number 0161 276 1234 if you are unsure which hospital department or ward to call. For instance, outpatients can be put through to the relevant department for their hospital check up before making an appointment over the phone. Alternatively, you may wish to get in touch to ask about the visiting hours for any inpatients in a coronary care ward or otherwise. You can also ask to be put through to a specific consultant if you have any enquiries to make following a GP referral.


Accident and Emergency Reception – 0161 276 4147

Phone MRI on their accident and emergency contact number 0161 276 4147 if you have any enquiries for the department. For instance, callers can ask whether an incident warrants emergency care or if they should book an appointment at their local GP surgery. Moreover, you may be asked to get in touch with NHS 111 for medical advise regarding a non-critical condition or if the incident can be treated outside of a hospital environment. You may wish to get in touch to enquire about the waiting times of patients currently in A&E or ask about their condition if they have been to triage. Callers can enquire about hospital parking costs if they wish to visit a parent at MRI before asking which ward their bed is in.


Call Costs and Contact Hours

MRI hospital uses a Manchester rate contact number meaning that any callers will be charged the same standard per-minute rate as any other local call that is made from a UK mobile or landline telephone. However, you may be able to contact a hospital representative for free if you are using any inclusive free minutes that have been offered by your telephone’s service provider as part of a tariff agreement. The Manchester Royal Infirmary switchboard can be contacted at any time as it is open 24 hours a day, 7 days week.


Useful MRI Contact Numbers – at a glance

Manchester Royal Infirmary Ward UK Contact Number
Cardiac Intensive Care 0161 276 4544
Critical Care 0161 276 4166
Ear, Nose and Throat Outpatients 0161 276 8634
Medical Assessment Unit 0161 276 4710
Stroke/Neuro Rehab 0161 276 3521
Stroke Unit 0161 276 4300
General Rehab 0161 276 3532
Cardiology 0161 276 5721
Acute Medicine 0161 276 3618
Accident and Emergency Reception 0161 276 4147


Write to their Complaints Department

Both inpatients and outpatients should report any instances of medical negligence or register a complaint when writing to MRI on the following postal address: Manchester Royal Infirmary, Oxford Road, Manchester, M13 9WL, United Kingdom.