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Coronavirus information

We are no longer accepting visitors to our hospitals.

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Stay at home for 7 days if you or anyone in your household have coronavirus symptoms

A high temperature

A new, continuous cough

A loss or change to your sense of smell or taste

Members of your household will also need to stay at home for 14 days.

Do not go to a GP surgery, pharmacy or hospital.

You do not need to contact 111 to tell them you're staying at home.

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Breast surgery Physiotherapy

The Breast Care physiotherapy service consists of specialists physiotherapists, who can assess and treat common post-operative problems such as

  • Problematic scarring
  • Altered sensation
  • Reduced shoulder joint range of movement
  • Muscle Weakness
  • Cording of the Lymphatic system
  • Assess for lymphoedema and refer to the Lymphoedema team as appropriate

Patients having breast surgery are given physiotherapy advice in the Pre-Operative phase and dependent on surgery type some patients are followed up as outpatients in clinic 10. 

For useful information please visit Breast Cancer Care.