This nursing team works closely with the
colorectal surgeons and oncologists, supporting and complimenting
services provided to the colorectal patient, their families and
carers. The nurses are based in Manchester Royal Infirmary.
The Colorectal Nurse Specialist is the key-worker for patients
diagnosed with colorectal cancer. Contact is established at
diagnosis and continues throughout the patient's journey.
They provide a vital link with other supportive
services such as the Stoma care nurses, specialist services and
community nursing teams. Patients can contact the team for advice
pre and post -surgery or palliative treatments by telephone. The
Colorectal Nurse Specialists works Monday-Friday
9am-5pm. The Specialist Nurses can be contacted on the below
0161 701 2527
0161 276 4649
Monday - Friday 08.00 - 17.00