Derby (RDH, Specialist Centre)
Sioban Knight, OT.
Sioban.knight [at] nhs.net
Lymphoedema Clinic, Royal Derby Hospital,
Level one, Main Hospital, Uttoxeter Road,
Tel: 01332 786378,
Treatments available; MLLB, MLD, IPC, Kinesio Taping, Skin Care and Exercise Advice. Links with, Orthotics, Dietician, Physio, Tai Chi Classes, Dermatologist, Vascular Department, Bariatric Surgeons. All other departments within a large foundation trust hospital.
Support group; Not available. Macmillan information centre based opposite our clinic which run various sessions for the cancer patients.
Service – we see all chronic oedemas, both primary and secondary.
Referral criteria; We accept referrals from GP’s or hospital consultants from Trent region. Also, “out of area” from GP’S with no local service. Paediatric referrals are same criteria but when an adult they can move to their local service. GP. funded. Referrals are to Dr. Vaughan Keeley, Level 3, M and G Block, Royal Derby Hospital, Uttoxeter Road, Derby, DE22 3NE.
Clinic times; Monday to Friday 8.30-5.30.pm.
The information presented here has been put together by members of Children Lymphoedema Special Interest Group (CLSIG).