Trauma and orthopaedics

Services at St George's Hospital | Updated 29 Jun 2018

Orthopaedic surgeons deal with traumatic injuries to the bones and joints and diseases of the skeleton, the commonest of which is osteoarthritis. The joints involved with posture and movement include the spine, hips, knees, ankles, feet, shoulders, elbows, wrist and hands. As well as looking after problems with the bones, …


Integrated Sexual Health

Services at | Updated 27 Apr 2018

The Wandsworth Integrated Sexual Health (WISH) service __________________________________________________________ Please note: From 1 October 2017, responsibility for the running of Wandsworth Integrated Sexual Health Services (not including services for patients with HIV) will transfer to Central London Community Healthcare NHS Trust (CLCH). Services for patients with HIV will continue to be provided …


Stroke Unit

Services at St George's Hospital | Updated 26 Nov 2018 | Tags: Stroke TIA transient

The Stroke service is part of the Neurology Department at St George’s University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust and is based within the Atkinson Morley Wing at St George’s Hospital. It provides inpatient and outpatient services for patients who have had a stroke or who are suspected of having had one. …


Renal

Services at St George's Hospital | Updated 19 Jun 2019

St George’s University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust provides a complete range of inpatient and outpatient nephrology services for those with kidney conditions living in South West London.  The unit is also the kidney transplantation centre for patients in South West London, Surrey and Sussex. The service has 20 inpatient beds on Champney’s Ward …


Pulmonary rehabilitation

Services at St George's Hospital | Updated 8 Aug 2019

Many patients with long-term respiratory conditions who attend a structured pulmonary rehabilitation programme can make significant improvements in walking distances, activities at home and in their general health status. Experienced healthcare workers, including qualified physiotherapists, tailor an exercise programme that is appropriate to any individual’s level of ability. For some …


Paediatric psychology

Services at St George's Hospital | Updated 20 Sep 2018

Clinical Psychologists are trained in the understanding of how people thinks, feel and behave, and in the Paediatric Psychology Service our job is to help children and families cope with the psychological aspects of health and illness. What we offer The way we work is to start by talking with …


Virtual Tour of the Maternity Ward

Services at St George's Hospital | Updated 20 Aug 2019

Welcome to the maternity services virtual tour. For those who have booked, or are hoping to book to deliver at St Georges, the below section aims to provide you with an insight of what to expect when you visit the Unit during your pregnancy at each stage; for example, what …


Maternity

Services at Queen Mary's Hospital, St George's Hospital | Updated 20 Aug 2019 | Tags: epidural pain relief

Welcome to St George’s Maternity Services. Congratulations on your pregnancy! We hope you will choose to have your baby at St George’s. St George’s is one of the safest hospitals in the country in which to have your baby.  With the help of St George’s staff, women give birth to …


General surgery

Services at Queen Mary's Hospital, St George's Hospital | Updated 20 Jul 2018

A comprehensive General Surgery service is provided at St George’s University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, encompassing emergency care, inpatient care and day surgical practice. There is a team of eight permanent general surgeons at St George’s University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust who provide emergency surgery on an on-call rota basis. …


Gastroenterology and hepatology

Services at Queen Mary's Hospital, St George's Hospital | Updated 11 Sep 2019

St George’s University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust’s Gastroenterology and Hepatology Department specialises in the diagnosis and treatment of conditions of the gastrointestinal (GI) tract (the digestive tract from mouth through to anus, including the stomach and bowel), liver, pancreas and biliary tract. The department has a very strong multidisciplinary ethos, …