Continence & Stomal Service

 

Introduction

The Stomaltherapy Service covers the Otago region working out of Wakari hospital in Dunedin. Stomaltherapy Nurses visit people both pre and post-operatively in hospital and in the community to assist with the education, troubleshooting and support for the person with a stoma (a surgically created opening such as a colostomy) and their families

The Continence Service is a regional service that provides specialist continence assessment, management, treatment and education for patients from 4 years of age with bowel and /or bladder problems. Patients are seen either in an outpatient clinic or at home if mobility or transport is an issue.

Referral is through the Care Coordination Centre Single Point of Entry.

   

Location

Wakari Hospital, 369 Taieri Rd, Dunedin

  • ISIS Centre
   

Contact Details

Ph: 03 476 9500