Stomatherapy is care of patients who have their bowel or bladder diverted surgically onto their abdomen and are required to wear a stoma pouch (a bag) over this opening.
Stoma is a Greek word meaning mouth or opening. Patients may then have a colostomy, ileostomy or urostomy.
We provide continuity of care for patients with a stoma formation providing:
We are under the surgical division but we are our own department.
We cover all Wards and Community Hosptials.
Clinical Nurse Specialist: Gilly Tomsett, Lisa Jacobs, Anita Ryan
Senior Staff Nurse: Michelle Scicluna, Eva Martin
Clinic hours: Monday - Friday 08.00 – 16.00 hrs
Outpatients 1, level 2, South Block, Multi-storey Car Park
Patients to bring own stoma products to clinic.
Referrals can be made from any member of staff, GPs, relatives and patients.
ATM machine: Opposite the reception desk on level 2 in the Main Entrance Block.
NHS Foundation Trust London Road
0118 322 7640