Archives: Diagnostics & Outpatients Centre
By: The Wellington Team | Published: April 17, 2013
Barefoot running is the latest craze to hit the streets and whether you are an advocate or a sceptic, the subject is hard to ignore. As Consultant Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Surgeons, we are frequently asked our opinion on the subject of footwear, both by patients and the media. With the London Marathon looming it seems…
By: The Wellington Team | Published: January 2, 2013
This week consultant gynaecologist Mr Gidon Lieberman, focuses on the issues of weight and fertility, looking at the results of the latest research…
By: The Wellington Team | Published: November 6, 2012
Breast Cancer Awareness Month is now finished, but their message is still an important one. In recognition of this our promotional campaign, offering 30% off a screening mammography, is still running until the end of the year.
By: The Wellington Team | Published: October 24, 2012
In our latest series consultant gynaecologist Mr Gidon Lieberman, looks at some of the latest treatment techniques, news and reserch in the ever expanding field of fertility.
Here Mr Gidon Lieberman discusses a simple and innoviative prodcedure – Endometrial Scratching, and explains how this could boost IVF success rates.
By: The Wellington Team | Published: October 2, 2012
Yesterday marked the start of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, a worthwhile, high profile campaign which runs throughout October.
Throughout October, we will be sharing advice, news and tips to support this important cause. We talk to Bernie Phelan, Breast Care Nurse at The Wellington Hospital, about her experiences working as a nurse specialist in this area and what patients to our Breast Care Unit can expect.
By: The Wellington Team | Published: June 7, 2012
Elaine Carson is the Head Outpatient Services at The Wellington Hopsital’s Platinum Medical Centre. She is a woman of many talents with extraordinary motivation and energy. Elaine talks to the Wellington Hospital blog team, about her experiences and time at The Wellington Hospital
By: The Wellington Team | Published: April 25, 2012
As The Wellington Hospital celebrates its 38th birthday today, we look very briefly at the hospital’s history and the changes and developments so far…
By: The Wellington Team | Published: April 4, 2012
Bernie Phelan, Clinical Nurse Specialist at our Breast Care Unit talks to us about the support she provides to her patients and why she loves being part of this new state-of-the-art unit…
“I have to say I am passionate about my job; every day is different. I get a great deal of satisfaction helping my patients through what can be a very difficult time. Our Breast Unit at The Wellington has the state -of -the-art equipment and I am privileged to work alongside a team of top multi professional clinicians, several who have major International profiles, who are experts in the field of breast care management.”
By: The Wellington Team | Published: February 17, 2012
Approximately one in six couples have difficulty achieving a pregnancy. It has been found that female factors are responsible in 30% of cases, male factors account for a further 30%, combined male and female factors account for 20% and the remaining 20% of cases are unexplained.