This specialist nurse service offers stoma care including pre and post-operative care and ongoing support. This includes annual reviews of appliances. The service also offers Trans anal irrigation education and support for patients with bowel dysfunction.
The service is community led but in reaches into Southport Hospital to support patients and works as a key member of the colorectal team. There are drop in clinics and the stoma nurses also offer support to patients in their own home.
Referrals are accepted from GP and any other Health Care Professional (HCP) for patients aged 16+ registered with a Southport and Formby GP.
Bladder and Bowel Service
Room 60-61, Second Floor
5 Curzon Rd
01704 387 273
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IA (The ileostomy & internal pouch Support Group)
Danehurst Court, 35-37 West street, Rochford, Essex, SS4 1BE
Freephone: 0800 0184 724
2 Tyne Place, Mickleton, Chipping, Campden, Gloucestershire, CL55 6UG.
Tel 01386 430140
Enterprise house, 95 London Street, Reading, Berkshire, RG1 4QA.
General enquiries: 0118 939 1537
24 hour freephone: 0800 328 4257
Beating Bowel cancer
39 Crown Road, Twickenham, TW1 3EJ
Tel: 020 8892 5256