Anaesthetic PostNatal Follow Up Clinic

Lead Clinician: Dr Awini Gunasekera

 

The clinic runs on alternate Thursday afternoons in the Ground Floor of Lanesborough Wing, Outpatients Department in conjunction with the Obstetric post natal follow up clinic led by Miss Polly Hughes (Consultant Obstetrician) .   The clinic has been established to review mothers who have had a complications following an epidural or spinal procedure, such as post dural puncture headache and numb patches or weakness. An important role of the clinic is to see mothers who may have had a difficult experience under anaesthetic care and would like to take some time to review their experience and makes plans for future deliveries.

 

Appointments can be organised via the Obstetric Anaesthetic team, as well as the Midwifery and Obstetric team, by contacting the clinic team on Followup.Clinic@stgeorges.nhs.uk.