Publicly funded NHS & social care services
Publicly funded NHS & social care services

Adult Bowel and Bladder Service (BABS)

Adult Bowel and Bladder Service (BABS)

Our continence outpatient and advisory service works with clients to cure or improve their bladder or bowel problems - in many cases they are curable. If this is not possible we will ensure that you have an effective management plan to improve your quality of life.

Who is this service for?

For people of 18 years and above who are registered with a GP in Bath and North East Somerset or South Gloucestershire.

How does this service work / what's involved in this service?

We provide a full assessment of the individuals needs, which will include a physical examination alongside a detailed medical and surgical history. The nature of the continence problem will be discussed and on-going appointments can be provided as part of your management plan.

If you would like information on Children’s Bowel and Bladder please click here.

How do I access this service?

If you live in Bath & North East Somerset or South Gloucestershire, you can self-refer to the service or you can be referred by your GP or other health professional.

What does this service cost?

There is no cost for this service

In what areas is this service available?

We currently offer this service in the Bath & North East Somerset and South Gloucestershire areas.

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Locations

Downend Clinic
Phone:
01173 302 510
Location:
Downend Clinic
Buckingham Gardens, Downend,
Bristol
BS16 5TW
Open:
Monday - Friday
8.30am - 5.00pm

*Please note that you may need to leave an answerphone message, however someone will get back to you as soon as possible.
St. Martin's Hospital
Phone:
01225 831 766
Location:
St. Martin's Hospital
Clara Cross Lane
Bath
BA2 5RP
Open:
Monday - Friday
8:00am - 6:00pm

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