Obstetric Epilepsy Clinic (for Salford patients)
This clinic is to help women with the management of epilepsy in
pregnancy. It is run by a Consultant Obstetrician and a Specialist
Epilepsy Nurse with review by a Consultant Neurologist as
Women who have epilepsy are at higher risk of complications of
epilepsy when they are pregnant. In the clinic, we try to optimise
medication and stress the importance to women of taking their
medication. The medication and seizure frequency is reviewed
at each visit. Advice is given to the pregnant women on how to keep
herself and her baby safe.
Our staff include:
Dr Kelly, Consultant Obstetrician.
Yvonne Russell, Specialist Epilepsy Nurse.
Dr Mohanraj, Consultant Neurologist.
Clinic is held the first Tuesday of every month.
Antenatal clinic, Brooke building, Orange area, Salford Royal
Hospital, Stott Lane, Salford.
Antenatal Clinic (0161) 206 5291
How can I access this service?
You can be referred by your:
- Consultant Neurologist.