Welcome to Altrincham Audiology. The Adult Audiology
department has a team of five audiologists and two support staff
who run clinics daily at Altrincham Hospital. The department base
is at Trafford General Hospital and the service also runs satellite
clinics at Timperley Health Centre, Chapel Road Clinic (Sale),
Firsway Health Centre (Sale) and Partington Health Centre.
Appointments for new patients hearing assessment is via referral
from GP, ENT consultants or other medical professionals. Any
existing Trafford NHS hearing aid users can also self-refer for
hearing reassessment to the service. Patients fitted with hearing
aids from other hospitals may need to be referred via their GP.
Appointments for existing patients or for general advice can be
made by calling the department on 0161 746 2304.
Our clinics are run at:
- Trafford General Hospital, Davyhulme
- Altrincham Hospital, Altrincham
- Chapel Road Clinic, Sale
- Timperley Health Centre, Timperley
- Firsway Health Centre, Sale
- Partington Health Centre, Partington
All of clinics are by appointment only, so please arrange an
appointment before attending.
We also offer a home visit service for the housebound at the
discretion of the patient's GP.
Hearing aid batteries are available to collect in person from
Trafford General Hospital, Altrincham General Hospital, Chapel Road
Clinic and Partington Health Centre.
Click here for directions to the Hospital
Clinics run from 8am - 6pm on various days of the week.
All clinics are by appointment only.
Trafford General Hospital
Phone: 0161 746 2304
Fax / Minicom: 0161 746 2450 (available Monday to Friday, 9am to
TypeTalk: 18001 0161 746 2304
Verbal and BSL Interpreters are available
Head of Audiology: Dr Greg Nassar, Principal Clinical
Deputy Head of Audiology: Mr Mike Philbin
Clinical Lead: Mrs Agnes Pagan
Senior Audiologist: Mrs Christine Longworth
Audiologist: Ms Kathryn Kelly
Audiologist: Ms Marion Pollock
Assistant Audiologist: Mrs Lynn Gover
Admin and clerical: Mrs Lynne Whyte and Mrs Deborah
All aspects of Adult Audiology are dealt with, including hearing
aid assessment, paediatric hearing problems and also more complex
work for patients suffering with common balance problems or
tinnitus. We offer a complex objective diagnostic service for
patients who are difficult to test and adults with learning
Being part of Central Manchester Foundation Trust, the audiology
department has excellent links with both Manchester Royal Infirmary
and the Royal Manchester Children's Hospital ensuring that all
patients have access to specialist interventions wherever
Awards / Recognitions:
Our Head of Department Dr Greg Nassar was recently awarded the
accolade of "UK Audiologist of the Year 2014" for his dedication to
our paediatric hearing aid users.