About your appointment

Services at | Updated 21 Oct 2014

What is the Breast clinic? The breast clinic is an outpatient clinic where you can see a specialist. You may have all of your investigations at this first visit within the Rose Centre which helps to speed up the process of identifying problems. It can take up to four hours …


About the Rose Centre

Services at | Updated 21 Oct 2014

About the Rose Centre The Rose Centre is the state-of-the-art breast diagnostic unit. It was officially opened by the Mayor of Wandsworth, Councillor Jane Cooper. The Rose Centre provides modern, high-quality services for the diagnosis and treatment of breast cancer and other breast diseases. The unit is also home to …


Neonatal & Paediatric Surgery

Services at | Updated 9 Sep 2020

Emergency Surgery and Trauma Services in Children St George’s Hospital is the tertiary paediatric surgical unit for Southwest London and is the regional major trauma centre (MTC). We have a paediatric intensive care unit (PICU) and a full range of tertiary acute specialties, namely cardiothoracic surgery, neurosurgery, interventional radiology all …


Neurosurgery

Services at St George's Hospital | Updated 20 Dec 2020 | Tags: brain surgery neurology neurosurgery spinal surgery

The St George’s Hospital neurosurgery department provides a comprehensive service for the diagnosis and treatment of disorders affecting the brain, skull, spine and nervous system.  The department provides both planned and emergency services for a large variety of general neurosurgical conditions. Our sub-specialities include: Neuro-oncology (brain tumours) Simple spinal surgery Complex spinal …


Postgraduate Educational Programme

Postgraduate Educational Programme

Services at | Updated 22 Oct 2014

All adult critical care areas in the hospital are busy. However, we should see ourselves as a learning organisation and we should take every opportunity to teach and learn so long as patient care is at the centre of what we do. We have 3 scheduled formal teaching sessions during …


Cognitive Neurology and Dementia

Services at St George's Hospital | Updated 20 Dec 2020 | Tags: alzheimer's disease cognitive neuroscience dementia

The cognitive neurology and dementia service provides a consultant-led multi-disciplinary approach to the diagnosis, assessment and treatment of all cognitive disorders (conditions that affect how somebody thinks and behaves). There are lots of types of cognitive disorder but the most common are those that are due to dementia. The term …


2014

Services at | Updated 5 Jan 2015

Martin DS, Cobb A, Meale P, Mitchell K, Edsell M, Mythen MG, Grocott MP; for the Xtreme Alps Research Group. Systemic oxygen extraction during exercise at high altitude. Br J Anaesth. 2014 Dec 13 Ackland GL, Iqbal S, Paredes LG, Toner A, Lyness C, Jenkins N, Bodger P, Karmali S, …


Job opportunities

Services at | Updated 18 Nov 2014

Development opportunities offered for nursing staff in ICU at St George’s Bands 5,6,7 Band 5 The Foundations of Critical Care Nursing Course (FCCNC) is designed to facilitate the development of ICU specific skills to enable safe delivery of care within this specialism. The FCCNC is run jointly between the three …


Research on the Critical Care Units

Services at | Updated 20 Feb 2015

The Adult Critical Care Directorate at St George’s is actively involved in research, and we are pleased to be able to offer patients the chance to participate in a number of exciting research studies aiming to improve the quality of care that we can provide. A member of the clinical team …


Education and Training

Services at | Updated 17 Oct 2014

The Adult Critical Care service has many exciting training opportunities for all grades of clinician. The unit has created its own book of guidelines and recommendations. this can be downloaded here. Further information and resources for can be accessed and downloaded from the following site. I am about to start …