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Abdominoplasty

  

An abdominoplasty is cosmetic surgery to improve the shape of the abdomen

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Breastfeeding

  

Breastfeeding is a great way to get your baby off to the best start.

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Bunion – hallux valgus

  

A bunion is a bony deformity of the joint at the base of the big toe. The medical name is hallux valgus.

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Chalazion

  

A chalazion also known as a meibomian gland lipogranuloma, is a cyst in the eyelid that is caused by inflammation of a blocked meibomian gland.

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Community ENT Clinic

  

Information about the services provided by our community ENT specialties

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Community nurses

  

Community Nursing team works jointly with a patients' GP and other health care professionals to deliver care and treatment in a patients' home, or residential care home

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Dementia – Admiral Nurse Service

  

Coventry and Rugby have an Admiral nurse service in conjunction with the NHS Coventry and Rugby CCG, Dementia UK and Coventry University.

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Diabetes Prevention Programme

  

Personalised support to reduce their risk of Type 2 diabetes including education on healthy eating and lifestyle, help to lose weight and physical exercise programmes

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Domestic Violence

  

Domestic violence includes physical, emotional and sexual abuse in couple relationships or between family members.

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Dupuytrens Disease

  

Dupuytren’s contracture (Dupuytren's disease) is a condition that affects the hands and fingers.

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Enuresis

  

Bedwetting (nocturnal enuresis) can be worrying and frustrating, but it's common for children to accidentally wet the bed during the night.

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Exercise & Healthy Lifestyle for Families

  

Whatever your age, there's strong scientific evidence that being physically active can help you lead a healthier and even happier life.

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Facial Blushing or Sweating

  

Endoscopic thoracic sympathectomy is the cutting of nerve signals to stop blushing.

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Family Health & Lifestyles Service

  

Provision of health visitor services, infant feeding support, family support, school nursing, family weight programmes, smoking support in pregnancy, and support for pregnant black & minority ethnic groups in Coventry

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Family Nurse Partnership

  

Family Nurse Partnership - a support programme for young first time parents

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Female genital mutilation

  

Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) is the partial or total removal of external female genitalia for nonmedical reasons. It is also known as female circumcision, cutting or sunna.

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Fire Service Safety Checks

  

What to do if you have concerns that a patient may be at high risk of having a fire in their home,

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Flu

  

Flu is a common infectious viral illness spread by coughs and sneezes.

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Ganglion

  

A ganglion cyst is a fluid-filled swelling that usually develops near a joint or tendon.

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Health Visitor

  

About Health Visitors and the Health Visiting Service

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Hoarding Disorder

  

A specialist Occupational Therapy led service, providing holistic assessments, interventions, and practical and psychological support to individuals who compulsively hoard.

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Knee Arthroscopy

  

An arthroscopy is a type of keyhole surgery used both to diagnose and treat problems with joints.

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Neurophysiology: Nerve Conduction Studies (NCS)

  

Accepts NHS E-referrals for nerve conduction testing for carpal tunnel screening and ulnar nerve screening at the elbow or wrist ONLY. This is not an EMG service.

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NHS Eye Care Services

  

The new NHS Eye Care Service is now fully operational and started receiving patients from 3rd June

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NHS GP Health Service

  

An update on the following commitments set out in the General Practice Forward View

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Nutrition

  

Good nutrition is vital for good health and wellbeing.

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Occupational Therapy (Adult)

  

Occupational Therapists work with the person to enable them to overcome problems with essential routines and tasks by means of; introduction of a new way of completing task, practice of the task, provision of equipment and adaptations to a persons home.

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Oxygen

  

Guidance on home oxygen

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Pain Management Clinic

  

Pain Management Solutions works with each patient to support them in finding the most effective and evidence-based approach to improving their ability to manage their pain on a day-to-day basis.

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Podiatry

  

Podiatrists are health care professionals who have been trained to prevent, diagnose, treat and rehabilitate abnormal conditions of the feet and lower limbs.

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Safeguarding adults

  

Safeguarding adults is about the safety and well being of all patients but providing additional measures for those least able to protect them selves from harm or abuse.

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Safeguarding children

  

Information regarding the safeguarding of children in Coventry and Rugby.

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School Health & Wellbeing

  

School nurses work across education and health, providing a link between school, home and the community.

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Sexual Assault Referral Centres

  

SARCs offer free and confidential support and information to anyone from the age of 5 who has been affected by sexual violence.

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Shoulder Pain

  

Shoulder pain is a common problem with a number of different causes. It's often a symptom of another problem.

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Smoking and Mental Health

  

People with severe and enduring mental health conditions are much more likely to smoke and inhale more aggressively.

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Speech and language therapy

  

Speech and Language Therapists support children’s speech, language and communication.

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Spinal injections

  

Back injections may help treat two major back pain with radiculopathy

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Squint (Pre-School)

  

A squint (strabismus) is a condition where the eyes point in different directions.

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Tissue Viability Team

  

The Tissue Viability Nurse Team can help with ulcers and difficult wounds.

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Transport for patients

  

From the 1st April 2015 a new Patient Transport Service contract comes into place.

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Trigger finger – adults

  

Trigger finger is a condition that affects one or more of the hand's tendons, making it difficult to bend the affected finger or thumb.

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Ultrasound

  

An ultrasound scan, sometimes called a sonogram, is a procedure that uses high-frequency sound waves to create an image of part of the inside of the body.

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Varicose Veins

  

Varicose veins are swollen and enlarged veins – usually blue or dark purple – that usually occur on the legs.

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Vasectomy

  

Vasectomy is a surgical procedure for male sterilization or permanent contraception.

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Warm and Well

  

Cold homes have a significant impact on people's health. One of the best ways of keeping yourself well during winter is to stay warm.

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Weight Management (adults)

  

Developing healthy eating habits while using tips that will keep us fuller longer can be useful tools in weight management.

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