Stomal therapy assists patients who have or will have a stoma (an artificial opening on the wall of your abdomen to collect waste).
Location: Outpatient clinic area, Ground floor, New Maitland Hospital.
Contact details: Ph 0429 002 760
Clinic times: Clinicians available for contact Monday to Friday 8am to 4:30pm. Clinic hours vary.
Where to go when clinic is not on/available: An Emergency department.
How to access the clinic/ Referral information: GP, health professional or self referral accepted.
Appointment required: Yes, please phone the clinic on 0429 002 760 for an appointment time.
What to bring to your appointment: Stoma supplies
Duration of appointment/visit: Initial appointment allow 60minutes for duration. Follow up appointment 30minutes duration.
Results / Outcomes of appointment: Discussed with patient during appointment to ensure patient understanding. Outcomes are also communicated with referring doctor or health professional.
Health professionals that work in clinic and their role: Clinical Nurse Specialists work in this clinic.