Paediatric and Adolescent Gynaecology
This service is specifically designed to focus on caring for
children and adolescents with gynaecological problems of all
types. The service offers age appropriate care to children
and teenagers in a non-threatening environment and provides support
for children in the transition to adult care in a supportive and
We see children/young people with gynaecological conditions*
- Menstrual disorders
- Vaginal Discharge
- Pre-pubertal bleeding
- Vulval disorders
- Pelvic pain
- Ovarian disorders
- Sexual development disorders. (These are seen within a
multi-disciplinary setting which also involves an advanced nurse
specialist and clinical psychologist.)
*Please note: termination of pregnancy and contraceptive advice
is not covered in this service. Young
patients requiring these services should contact the
Whitworth Clinic, which is a specialised service and
it not age dependant.
The Paediatric and Adolescent Gynaecology Service offers new
referral appointments, follow up care and surgery when
required. The service is also part of the multi-disciplinary
team for bladder extrophy in the Royal Manchester Children's
- Dr Gail Busby, Consultant
Donnelly, Advanced Nurse Practitioner and sexual health
- Debra Anderson, Clinical Psychologist
How can I access this service?
Referrals may be made by GP or Hospital Consultants.
Out-patient clinics are held in the Gynaecology Out-patient
Department in Saint Mary's Hospital and in the Children's
Out-patient Department, ground floor, Royal Manchester
Individual appointments given.
Secretary: (0161) 276 6119; Monday - Friday, 9.00 am
- 4.00 pm.
We have a number of information leaflets containing information
about conditions and treatments. Please click on the titles
below to view the leaflet: