Our Young Persons Service: Support for Young People in the Adult Renal Unit at St George’s Hospital

Services at | Updated 14 Feb 2020

No one gets to stay young forever………………so we want to do our best to help you make the most of youth. We realise having kidney disease as a young person can be challenging especially without the right support.  Our young persons’ service supports 16 to 30 year olds who have some form of kidney …


Urology Patient Group

Services at | Updated 12 Feb 2020

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eRedbook

Services at St George's Hospital | Updated 23 Jan 2020

The eRedbook is the digital version of the paper red book given to parents when a baby is born. It provides a secure and convenient way to store your child’s health record as well as access to useful information tailored to the age of the child, and reminders when health …


Haemophilia Centre – Travelling Abroad Information

Services at | Updated 27 Nov 2019

If you are travelling abroad with haemophilia it is always useful to be aware of the nearest haemophilia centre. European Haemophilia Network (EUHANET) will help you locate the nearest five European haemophilia centres Global Treatment Centre Directory – lists haemophilia centres and haemophilia organisations worldwide If you are carrying medications …


St George’s Genomics Service

Services at | Updated 27 Jan 2020

The St George’s Genomics Service is part of the London South Genomics Laboratory Hub (LSGLH) and is based in St. George’s University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust. The service has been rebranded in 2019 from the SW Thames Regional Genetics Laboratory, following reconfiguration of genetics services by NHS England. The service …


Prenatal Genetics Service

Services at | Updated 8 Nov 2019

About Us South West Thames Regional Genetics has a specialised prenatal service. This service is for women and couples with a family history of a genetic condition, or for those with abnormalities presenting during a pregnancy. The team at the South West Thames Regional Genetics Service work closely with patients alongside …


Interventional Neuroradiology

Services at | Updated 10 Dec 2019

Interventional Neuroradiology provides specialist diagnosis and treatment of blood vessel disorders in the brain and spine. Interventional Neuroradiologists (INR) are highly trained to manage complex neurovascular problems. St George’s Interventional Neuroradiology provides a 24/7 specialist service for mechanical thrombectomy and acute aneurysm treatments every day of the week, including weekends.


Assisted Birth

Services at | Updated 19 Sep 2019

Sometimes your baby may need to be assisted to be born  with the help of a doctor. This can be because there are signs that you are getting tired or the baby is getting tired and speeding up the birth is advised. This will be explained to you. It can …


Caesarean Birth

Services at | Updated 26 Nov 2019

What is a Caesarean Birth? A Caesarean is an operation to allow your baby to be born through a cut along the “bikini line” on your tummy. A decision to have a Caesarean has to be made carefully as it involves major surgery with some risks attached. Having a Caesarean …


Maternity Theatres

Services at | Updated 24 Sep 2019

Welcome to the Maternity Operating Theatres. For many of you this will be the first time you have been into an operating theatre so we hope that this guide will help you to feel more relaxed should you have your baby there. We welcome many families to our theatres every …