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

Parkinson’s and Related Conditions

Movement Disorder Team at Sirona

Parkinson’s and Related Conditions

This specialist clinic is run by a multi-disciplinary team providing assessment, support, rehabilitation and general health advice for patients with Parkinson’s and other related disorders, including PSP - Progressive Supranuclear Palsy, MSA – Multi System Atrophy, CBD - Corticobasal Degeneration, and DLB - Dementia with Lewy Bodies.

Who is this service for?

This service is for adults who are under Consultant care for movement disorders and who are registered with a Bath and North East Somerset GP.

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

Most of the appointments would take place at the Clara Cross Centre at St Martin’s Hospital, however some visits may take place in your home.

The team includes:

Doctors – medical review

Parkinsons Specialist Nurses – see Useful Links on the right of this page

Physiotherapy – optimise your physical fitness and address difficulties with movement and balance.

Occupational Therapy – strategies/equipment to maintain independence in your everyday life

Psychology – provide evidence-based psychological assessment and intervention to optimise your emotional wellbeing

Speech and Language Therapy – offering advice and therapy to address issues with communication, swallowing and saliva management

Therapy Assistants – supporting the therapists to help you work towards your goals.

Administrators – to deal with your queries

How do I access this service?

You can be referred initially to the service by your:

  • Neurologist
  • Consultant geriatrician

Once registered with the service you can refer yourself back to see any team member for support or advice at any time.

What does this service cost?

This is an NHS funded service and is therefore of no cost to you.

In what areas is this service available?

We currently offer this service in the Bath & North East Somerset area.

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Locations

St. Martin's Hospital
Phone:
01225 831 518
Location:
St. Martin's Hospital
Clara Cross Lane
Bath
BA2 5RP
Open:
Our admin office is open:
Monday - Friday
8.30am - 5.00pm

The Clinic is held on a Friday.

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