Carotid atherosclerosis

Services at St George's Hospital | Updated 3 Dec 2014

In conjunction with the regional stroke unit, the St George’s Vascular Institute offers a comprehensive service for patients with carotid atherosclerosis. Indications for surgical intervention are defined for both asymptomatic and symptomatic patients with a stenosis greater than 70%. Outpatients with suspected carotid atherosclerosis are assessed in a one-stop clinic …


Breast surgery

Services at Queen Mary's Hospital, St George's Hospital | Updated 21 Oct 2014

St George’s University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust has three consultant surgeons in the breast team, providing surgery for breast cancer. All patients are offered the option of immediate reconstruction at the time of mastectomy. Since December 2006, St George’s University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust’s breast cancer surgeons have been using …


Outpatient HIV services

Services at Queen Mary's Hospital, St George's Hospital | Updated 4 Apr 2019

St George’s delivers HIV services at two sites: The Courtyard Clinic based at St George’s and Suite 5 Queen Mary’s based at Queen Mary’s Hospital, Roehampton.  The Clinics provide comprehensive and holistic service for HIV positive people including:  Daily week day medical and clinical nurse specialist clinics (at …


Rapid access chest pain clinic

Services at St George's Hospital | Updated 11 Dec 2013

Nurse-led clinic for patients with suspected stable angina (new onset, exertional chest pain relieved by rest); Patients with known ischaemic heart disease may be referred as long as they have not had PCI / CABG within the previous six months and are no longer under the care of a cardiologist. …


Therapies for children in special schools

Services at Queen Mary's Hospital | Updated 29 Nov 2013

The Special Schools Therapy team provides assessment and intervention for children in special schools in Wandsworth. These are: Linden Lodge School Paddock Primary & Secondary Schools Greenmead School Oak Lodge School (+ Hearing Impairment Outreach Service) Nightingale & Esley School These schools cater for children who have a range of …


Special schools nursing

Services at Balham Health Centre, Bridge Lane Health Centre, Brocklebank Health Centre, Doddington Health Centre, Tooting Health Centre, Tudor Lodge Health Centre | Updated 8 Sep 2017

The special schools nursing service aims to provide open access to a nursing service for children and young people with a learning disability, mental health concerns and complex health needs in Wandsworth who are attending a special needs school in the borough, the Pupil Referral Units (PRU), Youth Offending Team …


School nursing

Services at Balham Health Centre, Bridge Lane Health Centre, Brocklebank Health Centre, Doddington Health Centre, Tooting Health Centre, Tudor Lodge Health Centre | Updated 8 Sep 2017

The School Nursing service has a reputation for delivering visible, confidential and accessible services to all school age children in Wandsworth schools. A universal, child centred public health model, aims to provide early help and extra support for children and young people at times when they need it. This also …


Podiatry

Services at Balham Health Centre, Bridge Lane Health Centre, Brocklebank Health Centre, Doddington Health Centre, Queen Mary's Hospital, St John's Therapy Centre, Stormont Health Centre, Tooting Health Centre, Tudor Lodge Health Centre | Updated 4 Jan 2019

A podiatrist (also known as a chiropodist) is a health professional who deals with the prevention, diagnosis, treatment and rehabilitation of medical and surgical conditions of the feet and lower limbs. The Wandsworth St George’s Podiatry Department aims to provide the best possible podiatric care, being delivered by fully qualified, …


Integrated falls and bone health service

Services at St John's Therapy Centre | Updated 7 Jun 2018

The Integrated Falls and Bone Health Service (IF&BHS) is a team that comprises of a variety of health professionals with a special interest in Falls and Bone Health. These are primarily physiotherapists working in conjunction with podiatrists, exercise facilitators and rehabilitation assistants. An open access and self-referral service, it seeks …


Homeless, refugee and asylum seeker services

Services at Balham Health Centre | Updated 6 May 2016

The Homeless, Refugee and Asylum team is part of the Children & Families division of Community Services, Wandsworth. The team delivers a separate service to homeless families and also to asylum seekers and refugees, and offers these clients inclusion into health services. An appropriate health visiting service is provided that …