Diagnosis / MS nurse specialists and departments of neurology


Departments of Neurology addresses and contact information for Multiple Sclerosis Nurse Specialists in Wandsworth and surrounding boroughs:

  1. Wandsworth, Merton and Sutton
  2. Epsom and St Helier
  3. Lewisham, Lambeth and Southwark – Guys and St Thomas’, Dulwich and Kings College.
  4. Imperial – Charing Cross
  5. Chelsea and Westminster
  6. Hounslow and Richmond
  7. Kingston
  8. The National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery

1. Wandsworth, Merton and Sutton

St George’s University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Neurology Outpatients, Atkinson Morley Wing, Blackshaw Road, Tooting, London SW17 0QT

Tel: 020 8672 1255

St Georges Hospital Multiple Sclerosis clinical nurse specialists (CNS) are experienced nurses who specialise in the care of people with MS who live in Wandsworth, Merton and Sutton. The MS Nursing Service at St Georges Hospital provides:

  • Support and information for patients who have been diagnosed with MS
  • Information about MS and the treatments used
  • Specialist nursing assessment and advice on the management of MS
  • Bladder and Bowel assessments
  • On-going support for patients with MS and their carers
  • Monitoring for patients on Disease Modifying Therapy: St Georges Hospital has a Disease Modifying Therapy (DMT) Clinic that takes place twice a month. DMT are treatments for people with relapsing remitting MS that can reduce the number and severity of relapses. The patient can be referred to the specialist clinic by their neurologist.
  • Links to other services that can support the patient
  • Education to other health and social care staff

Multiple Sclerosis Nurse Specialists:

  • Sarah White                       02087254111
  • Maria Vega Sota                02087254469
  • Carole Mulley                    02087254680
  • Sophia Starke                    02082666528

MS Team Coordinator is Alison McInally / Tel: 020 8725 2104

Alison.McInally@stgeorges.nhs.uk

Multiple Sclerosis Clinical Nurse Specialist Referral Form (word)

Multiple Sclerosis Clinical Nurse Specialist Referral Form (pdf)


2. St Helier Hospital MS Nursing Service

Neurology POD, St Helier’s Hospital, Wrythe Lane, Carshalton SM5 1AA

MS Nursing Service provided one day per week. Referrals accepted from GP and Neurologist

MS Specialist Nurse: Carole Mulley / Tel: 020 8296 4707

Email: carole.mulley@esth.nhs.uk

Secretary: 020 8296 3355


3. Lewisham Lambeth and Southwark: 

Guy’s Hospital Great Maze Pond London SE1 9RT / Tel: 020 7188 7188

St Thomas’ Hospital Westminster Bridge Road London SE1 7EH / Tel: 020 7188 7188

Multiple Sclerosis Nurse Specialists:

Southwark: Joan Regan / Tel: 020 3049 7961

Lambeth: Andrew McCarthy / Tel: 020 3049 8808

Lewisham: Sarah Piestch: Tel 020 3049 8809

For Lewisham, Lambeth and Southwark:

Please complete the Multiple Sclerosis referral form

Send referrals to: Multiple Sclerosis Nursing Service,

Dulwich Community Hospital, East Dulwich Grove, London SE22 8PT

Tel: 020 3049 7961


3. Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust

Charing Cross Hospital Fulham Palace Road, London W6 8RF

Neurology: First floor, South wing Tel 020 3313 5521

Multiple Sclerosis Nurse: Johnny Dela Cruz and Theresa Felongco Tel: 020 3311 1843


4. Chelsea and Westminster NHS Foundation Trust

Chelsea and Westminster Hospital, 369, Fulham Road, London SW10 9NH

Tel: No. 020 3315 3358

Omeada Adams – Clinical Nurse Specialist Tel: 0203 315 8510 e: MSService@chelwest.nhs.uk

Follow up patients can call 0203 315 4004 for enquiries. New patients awaiting patients should contact 0203 315 6666


5. Hounslow and Richmond

Hounslow and Richmond Community Healthcare NHS Trust

Hounslow: Heart of Hounslow Centre for Health, 92 Bath Rd, Hounslow TW3 3LN

Multiple Sclerosis Nurse Specialist: Janice Newbery, Tel: 0208 630 3630/3879  Janice.Newbery@HRCH.NHS.UK Fax: 020 8630 3946

Richmond: Community Neuro-Rehab Team, Richmond Rehabilitation Unit, 22 Evelyn Road, Richmond, TW9 2TF.

Multiple Sclerosis Specialist Nurse: Joanna Smith Email: Joanna.Smith@HRCH.NHS.UK / Jenny Richardson Email Jenny.Richardson@HRCH.NHS.UK

Tel: 020 8614 7353 Email: msnurseservice@hrch.nhs.uk Website

 


6.Kingston

Neurology Department, Regent Wing, 4th Floor, Kingston Hospital, Galsworthy Road, KT2 7QB

Multiple Sclerosis Specialist Nurse: Lee-Anne Dippenaar / Tel: 02089342774

Lee-Anne.Dippenaar@kingstonhospital.nhs.uk

MS Service at Kingston Hospital


7.The National Hospital for Neurology and Neuro Surgery:

33 Queen Square, London WC1N 3BG

Tel: 0845 155 5000

https://www.uclh.nhs.uk/OurServices/ServiceA-Z/Neuro/MS2/Pages/MultipleSclerosisMS.aspx

https://www.uclh.nhs.uk/OurServices/ServiceA-Z/Neuro/MS2/Pages/ContactMSteam.aspx

Basil Samuel Outpatient Department

Patient enquiries Tel: 020 3448 1102 / 07961 222 232

GP enquiries Tel: 0203 448 1102

The MS Clinic Coordinator
Box 38, The National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery
33 Queen Square, London WC1N 3BG

Tel: 020 7837 3611

Email: MS.administrator@uclh.nhs.uk

 

NICE guidelines for MS

MacDonald criteria for diagnosis

The expanded disability status scale (EDSS)