Who can I talk to?In Sheffield at the Weston Park Hospital screening and treatment centre we have a team of people trained and experienced in supporting women following a molar pregnancy.
The Clinical Nurse Specialists and Nurse Counsellor are nurses who are specially trained to give care and support to patients.
Kam Singh is the Lead Clinical Nurse Specialist, taking over from Jan Everard who has now retired.
Telephone: 0114 226 5000 Bleep 3349
Clinical Nurse Specialists
Jane Ireson and Sarah Gillett are our Clinical Nurse Specialists in Molar Pregnancy and Trophoblastic Disease.
Nurse CounsellorAnnie Hills is our Nurse Counsellor.
Do you need to talk to someone about what is happening and how you are feeling?
Does your partner or family need to talk to someone about their feelings?
Annie can offer information and support either face to face or by telephone.
What do I do if I want this support?You can get in touch with members of the nursing team, Monday - Friday between 10.00am and 5.00pm.
Telephone: 0114 226 5000 and ask Switchboard to bleep Jane or Sarah on bleep 3348, or Annie on bleep 3292.
If they are not available then please ring the office on: 0114 2265205.
Alternatively you may prefer to email Annie, Sarah, Jane or Kam at: Trophoblastic@sth.nhs.uk
If English is not your first language and you would like to discuss your molar pregnancy with our nurse specialist, we can arrange an interpreter and talk with you on the telephone.
If you wish to meet and talk confidentially about your condition, you can arrange to drop-in to speak to someone.
Patient support websiteYou may find the patient support website helpful: www.molarpregnancy.co.uk (opens in a new window)
This was designed and launched in April 2007 by a Sheffield patient.