North West

North West & Northern Ireland

 

Venue

Alder Hey Children’s Hospital Liverpool

Type of Service

Tertiary

Age Range

Both Paediatric and Adolescent

Multidisciplinary Clinic

Yes. Part of DSD service involving paediatrics, surgery and urology. Turners clinic

Frequency of clinics

Two each week

Simple interventions (day care)

Yes

Complex surgery for congenital abnormalities

Yes

Adolescent Laparoscopic Surgery

Yes

Clinical Psychology Support

Yes

Paediatric Services on site

Yes

Training Opportunities

Yes

Named Lead Gynaecologist

Anne Garden/Mary Hernon

Links with BritSPAG

Yes

 

Venue

Blackpool Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

Type of Service

Secondary

Age Range

Paediatric and adolescent

Multidisciplinary Clinic

No - we each have a paediatric slot at the beginning of our gynae clinic

Frequency of clinic

June Davies and Liz Haslett each have a weekly gynae clinic

Simple interventions (day care)

Yes

Complex surgery for congenital abnormalities

No

Adolescent Laparoscopic Surgery

Yes

Clinical Psychology Support

No

Paediatric Services on site

Yes

Training Opportunities

Yes

Named Lead Gynaecologist

Liz Haslett/J. Davies

Links with BritSPAG

Yes

 

Venue

Manchester Children’s Hospital

Type of Service

Tertiary

Age Range

Both Paediatric and Adolescent

Multidisciplinary Clinic

Yes. Part of multidisciplinary DSD service. Joint clinics with endocrinology, part of DSD service. Turners transition and Gonad clinics

Frequency of clinics

 

Simple interventions (day care)

Yes

Complex surgery for congenital abnormalities

Yes

Adolescent Laparoscopic Surgery

Yes

Clinical Psychology Support

Yes

Paediatric Services on site

Yes. Close links with St Mary’s Hospital

Training Opportunities

Yes

Named Lead Gynaecologist

Gail Busby

Links with BritSPAG

Yes

 

Venue

Royal Preston Hospital, Preston

Type of Service

Secondary care

Age Range

Paediatric and adolescent

Multidisciplinary Clinic

No

Frequency of clinic

Once a week

Simple interventions (day care)

Yes

Complex surgery for congenital abnormalities

No

Adolescent Laparoscopic Surgery

yes

Clinical Psychology Support

yes

Paediatric Services on site

yes

Training Opportunities

yes

Named Lead Gynaecologist

Sujata Gupta

Links with BritSPAG

Member since 2011

 

Venue

University Hospital of South Manchester, Wythenshaw

Type of Service

Secondary

Age Range

Paediatric and adolescent

Multidisciplinary Clinic

No – soon will be with paediatric endocrinologist

Frequency of clinic

Once a month – will be twice soon

Simple interventions (day care)

Yes

Complex surgery for congenital abnormalities

No

Adolescent Laparoscopic Surgery

No

Clinical Psychology Support

No

Paediatric Services on site

 

Training Opportunities

Yes

Named Lead Gynaecologist

Dr Vandana Dhingra

Links with BritSPAG

Yes

 

Venue

Wirral University Teaching Hospital

Type of Service

General PAG

Age Range

Paediatric and adolescent

Multidisciplinary Clinic

No

Frequency of clinic

Monthly

Simple interventions (day care)

Yes

Complex surgery for congenital abnormalities

No

Adolescent Laparoscopic Surgery

Yes

Clinical Psychology Support

No

Paediatric Services on site

Yes

Training Opportunities

Yes

Named Lead Gynaecologist

Iola Williams

Links with BritSPAG

 

 

Other Trusts

Named Clinical Leads

Leighton Hospital, Crewe

Lynda Coughlin

Macclesfield District General Hospital

Valerie Lether

 

Northern Ireland

Venue

Belfast Royal Hospitals

Type of Service

Gynaecology, with direct links with the regional paediatric endocrine service. A Turner Syndrome clinic and a regional Gynae endocrine clinic is also run in addition to fertility practice.

Age Range

Adolescents

Multidisciplinary Clinic

 

Frequency of clinic

 

Simple interventions (day care)

 

Complex surgery for congenital abnormalities

No

Adolescent Laparoscopic Surgery

 

Clinical Psychology Support

 

Paediatric Services on site

 

Training Opportunities

 

Named Lead Gynaecologist

Joanne McManus

Links with BritSPAG

Yes