Specialist NHS services

Sections:

  1. Assistive Technology
  2. Wheelchairs
  3. Gait Lab and FES
  4. Spasticity management clinic
  5. Orthotics
  6. Podiatry
  7. Hands
  8. Dietetics and Enteral feeding
  9. SLT – Communication, Swallow, Videofluoroscopy
  10. Dentistry at home
  11. Drugs and Alcohol

1. Assistive technology

Assistive Technology Service

Queen Mary’s Hospital, Roehampton Lane, London SW15 5PN

Tel: 020 8487 6084 / 020 8487 6085

Fax: 020 8487 6186

Email: angela.atkinson@stgeorges.nhs.uk / angela.atkinson1@nhs.net

Faultline/ Service Call numbers for Assistive Technology Systems:

Possum: 01296 461000

RSL Steeper: 0113 2070449

Toby Churchill: 01954 281222 / 01954 281236


2. Wheelchairs

Wheelchair service

Queen Mary’s hospital, Roehampton Lane, London, SW15 5PN

Tel: 020 8487 6084 / 6085

Fax 020 8487 6186

For wheelchair repairs contact AJM Healthcare on 020 8641 6173.

Referral form for therapists to use

Referral form for GPs to complete


3. Gait lab and FES

Gait Laboratory

Queen Mary’s Hospital, Roehampton Lane, London, SW15 5PN

Tel: 020 8487 6101 / Email: gaitlab@stgeorges.nhs.uk

Referral for FES

Referral form for Gait lab


4. Spasticity management clinic

Assessment for Botulinum toxin injections and intrathecal baclofen pumps; medication advice and close liaison with orthotics and gait lab/FES service.

Vitali Clinic, Lower ground floor, Queen Mary’s Hospital, Roehampton SW15 5PN Tel: 020 8487 6030

Referral form 


5. Orthotics

Tel: 020 8487 6055 / 020 8487 6056 / 020 8487 6033

Email: stgh-tr.orthoticsqmh@nhs.net

Referral form 


6. Podiatry

Tel: 020 8812 6050 / Fax 020 8812 6056


7. Hands

Splints: Wandsworth Community Neuro Team run a hand splint clinic twice per month. Hand splints can help to stretch the muscles and manage loss of range of movement or support joints to help maximise the movement and use of your hand.


8. Dietetics

Referral form

Community Dietetics Service

St John’s Therapy Centre, 162 St John’s Hill, London, SW11 1SW

Tel: 020 8812 4155 / Fax: 020 8812 4059

Email: cswdietitians@nhs.net


9. Speech and Language Therapy

General enquiries: 020 8725 4753

Communication aids

Videofluoroscopy (VF)

VF clinic


10. Dentistry at home:

Special Care Dental Service

Dental care is provided in community settings for adults and children with complex needs who have difficulty getting treatment in their high street dental practice for reasons other than cost.

​Enquiries: Tel 020 8700 0588


11. Drugs and Alcohol

IDAS= Integrated Drug and Alcohol Services:

Integrated Drug and Alcohol Service – Battersea

  • 4 Palmerston Court, Palmerston Way, London, SW8 4AJ
  • Telephone: 020 7498 6149

Integrated Drug and Alcohol Service – Garratt Lane

  • 86 Garratt Lane, London, SW18 4DB
  • Telephone: 020 8875 4400

Integrated Drug and Alcohol Service – St John’s

  • St John’s Therapy Centre, 162 St John’s Hill, London, SW11 1SW
  • Telephone: 020 8812 4120

Integrated Drug and Alcohol Service – Queen Mary’s Hospital

  • Roehampton Lane, Roehampton, SW15 5PN
  • Telephone: 0208487 6335

Talk To Frank

  • Tele: 0300 123 6600 (phone) /0800 917 8765 (Minicom) / 82111 (text message)
  • FRANK is an independent government-funded service that offers information and advice about drugs.

Narcotics Anonymous

  • UK Service Office, 202 City Road, London, EC1V 2PH
  • Tel: 0300 999 1212 (24 hour helpline) / 020 7251 4007 (London office)
  • This organisation offers nationwide self-help groups for anyone wanting to stop using drugs.