Department of Health Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital
Stomal Therapy

Tel: (08) 6457 4368 or (08) 6457 3408
Location: 6 th Floor, G Block

The CNC Stomal Therapy provides pre and post-operative teaching and management of patients with stoma formation, but also management of patients with draining wounds or fistulae.  In addition, patients with stomas are introduced to the State Ostomy Association prior to discharge from hospital to facilitate their access to supplies and support networks.

The CNC: Stomal Therapy provides:

  • Pre-operative counselling and siting of potential stoma patients.
  • Post-operative education to promote independence in stoma care.
  • Ongoing outpatient support service.
  • Consultation regarding wound care, specifically draining and abdominal wounds.
  • Advice on management of faecal incontinence.
  • Dietary advice for patients following bowel surgery and for stoma patients.
  • Education of nursing and allied health regarding stoma/wound care.

Contact Numbers

Clinical Nurse Consultant: Stomal Therapy
(08) 6457 4368
(08) 6457 1899

Specialist Interests

  • Stoma Care
  • Wound Care - especially draining wounds, skin care

Outpatient Referrals

Patients can be seen in conjunction with Consultant’s outpatient sessions or patients can ring to make an individual appointment.

Clinic Sessions

Monday - Thursday 07:30 - 16:00
Friday 07:30 - 14:00