At Frimley Park Hospital we offer a specialist service for patients of inflammatory bowel disease, specialising in Crohn’s disease, ulcerative colitis and other forms of inflammatory bowel disease. We look after approximately 2000 patients with these conditions. We also work closely with the department of colorectal surgery, nutrition and dietetics.
Our service covers:
- All aspects of diagnosis, medical and surgical management
- Comprehensive investigations of IBD including small bowel endoscopy, MRI and capsule endoscopy
- Peri-anal disease including fistulae
- Laparascopic surgery (keyhole)
- Nutritional support
Useful contact numbers:
Frimley IBD Team - 01276 526953 (messages cannot be left on this number)
The advice line operates at certain hours during the week for general enquiries regarding your care:
Mondays 10am to 12pm
Wednesdays 10am to 12pm
Thursdays 10am to 12pm
You can also contact the IBD nurses via email email@example.com.
However, please note that this is not a secure communication method (as any email sent is open to interception or alteration), and the sending of an email does not guarantee that it has been successfully delivered or received. Please do not send personal medical information via email.
If you are acutely unwell and experiencing a flare of your IBD you can bleep the nurses by calling 01276 604604 and asking for bleep 860. (Please note, this is for emergencies only)