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Urology Services

Community Nursing Service

Patients with bladder cancer and other urological disorders often need frequent visits to hospital for treatment, tests and procedures.  

The Urology Community Nursing Service in Newcastle gives you the choice to receive care and treatment in the comfort and privacy of your own home, rather than in hospital.

The service is run by:

  • a Urology Community Nurse Specialist
  • a Community Stoma Nurse Specialist.

More information

For more information about the Urology Community Nursing Service, visit the Newcastle Urology website.

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