Continence Services in Lewisham
The Specialist Continence service will see referrals of men and women over the age of 18 who wish to receive specialist support and or advice with bladder and bowel problems.
Although rarely life-threatening, incontinence can seriously negatively impact on the physical, psychological and social wellbeing of affected individuals.
What services are provided?
We provide a wide range of treatements for adults with bowel or bladder complainst, including:
- Bladder Scanning
- Post prostate surgery support, bladder retraining, on-going support with penile rehabilitation
- Teaching clean intermittent self-catheterisation
- Information resources
- Advice and support with incontinence products and devices
- Facilitation of educational events, study days, update sessions etc
- Telephone Advice
Where are continence clinics provided?
The following clinics are provided:
Tuesdays: Marvel Lane Clinic, 37 marvels Lane, London, SE12 6PN
Wednesdays: Waldron Health Centre, Stanley Street, Deptford,London,SE8 4BG
How can you get a referral?
Patients can refer themselves by emailing the adult community referral centre: LH.firstname.lastname@example.org.
How can you contact the service?
T: 020 8314 7777
About the Continence Nurse Specialist
Ms Harry O’Hara is the Continence Nurse Specialist and has the lead role for developing services, policies and protocols and in providing excellent care and treatment for patients with bowel and bladder problems and in the promotion of continence.