Outpatient services

Community based clinics

Clinics are led by consultant physicians for older people. They are typically for individuals over the age of fifty five with Parkinson’s disease and other movement disorders.

Through many of these clinics there is access to other local services including: 

  • Parkinson’s disease specialist nurse
  • Physiotherapy
  • Occupational therapy
  • Speech and language therapy
  • Dieticians and social services.

Southampton

Wessex Neurological Centre at Southampton General Hospital

New patients with suspected Parkinson's disease can be referred to any of the general neurology clinics for diagnosis and management. In addition, specialist neurology movement disorder clinics are held on Friday mornings at the Wessex Neurological Centre by Dr Gibb on a weekly basis and by Dr Manson on a monthly basis.

Elderly care consultant clinics in Southampton
 Consultant  Clinic location  Clinic date Telephone number 
Dr J Adams Southampton General Hospital
Tremona Road
Southampton
SO16 6YD
Friday afternoons 023 8077 7222
Dr Gayle Strike Adelaide Health Centre
William Macloed Way
Millbrook
Southampton
SO16 4XE
Second and third Tuesday of each month 023 8077 7502
Dr Helen Roberts Bitterne Park Health Centre
Thorold Road
Southampton
SO18 1HZ
First and fourth Thursday mornings of each month 023 8067 6809
Dr Helen Roberts Southampton General Hospital
Tremona Road
Southampton
SO16 6YD
Third Monday morning of each month 023 8077 7222
Dr J Sparkes Domiciliary visits When needed  
Dr G Strike Southampton General Hospital
Tremona Road
Southampton
SO16 6YD
Friday afternoons 023 8077 7222

Hampshire

Neurology clinics in the Hampshire region

Dr Frankel and Dr Manson run a monthly specialist Parkinson's disease clinic at St Mary's Hospital, Isle of Wight. Dr Gibb, Dr Manson and Dr Frankel also see patients in: Portsmouth, Winchester and Lymington respectively. 

Elderly care consultant clinics in Hampshire
 Consultant  Clinic location  Clinic date Telephone number
Dr J Adams Hythe Hospital
Beaulieu Road
Southampton
SO45 4ZB
Wednesday afternoons 023 8084 6046
Dr Helen Roberts Romsey Hospital
Winchester Hill
Romsey
SO51 7ZA
Second and third Wednesday mornings of the month 01794 834700
Dr G Turner 
In conjunction with
Dr J Frankel
Lymington Hospital
Wellworthy Road
Lymington
SO41 8QD
Second and fourth Friday mornings of the month   01590 663000

Parkinson’s disease specialist nurses

Parkinson’s disease specialist nurses play an important role in the management of movement disorders. They provide information, support and expertise and are a valuable link between individuals and their medical team.

Parkinson's disease specialist nurse contact details
Specialist nurse  Location  Contact details
Anne Martin Adelaide Health Centre
William Macleod Way
Millbrook
Southampton
SO16 4XE 
anne.martin11@nhs.net 
023 8029 6214
Tracy McElwaine Winchester, Romsey and Eastleigh southern parishes tracy.mcelwaine@nhs.net
01962 825967
Sheena Morgan New Forest sheenamorgan@southernhealthcare.nhs.uk
Sandra Jury Portsmouth City 023 9268 3450
Linda Shaw Fareham, East Hampshire and Hayling Island 01329 224533
Louise Long Isle of Wight IWPDNS@iow.nhs.uk
01983 552469
James Lee Salisbury james.lee@salisbury.nhs.uk
01722 425146

Therapy support

Those with Parkinson’s disease and other movement disorders may benefit from the support of our therapy services. 

These services include:

  • Physiotherapy: physiotherapists are trained to assess how Parkinson’s disease affects movement and mobility. They then provide exercises and techniques to improve walking, balance and performance of daily tasks.
  • Occupational therapy: occupational therapists assist and advise individuals with regards to managing every day tasks.
  • Speech and language therapy (SALT): speech and language therapists are trained in the management of disorders of speech, communication and swallowing.
  • Dieticians: dieticians are health professionals who advise on nutrition and eating.
Therapy services contact details
 Healthcare Trust  Phone number
Solent Healthcare (Southampton City)

0300 300 2012 (patients)

0300 300 2011 (health professionals) 

Southern Healthcare (Hampshire) 01590 645430