Bladder and bowel (continence) services
Bladder and bowel (continence) services provide continence assessments and advice to people with bowel and bladder problems.
Services aim to promote continence and provide a fully integrated service for the early identification, treatment and management of bladder dysfunction, with or without incontinence. The main remit of the service is to offer an advisory and educational role to other health professionals.
Urinary incontinence is the involuntary leakage of urine and affects people of any age. The severity varies and although rarely life threatening, it may significantly affect quality of life. Types of incontinence include stress, urge, mixed, overflow, functional and chronic retention of urine with or without incontinence.
Following the assessment we may offer treatment, advice, support and products or equipment where necessary. We will also refer you to other specialist services where appropriate.
Eligibility criteria and referrals
Eligibility criteria and referrals vary according to location. For details, choose a service from the list below the map.
Where can you find this service?
- AHarrow Specialist Adult Bladder and Bowel ServiceContact Centre, Kirk House, 97-109 High Street, Yiewsley, West Drayton, UB7 7HJ more service details
- BHillingdon Adult Bladder and Bowel ServiceContact Centre, Kirk House, 97-109 High Street , Yiewsley, West Drayton, UB7 7HJ more service details
- CMilton Keynes Continence TeamWhalley Drive Clinic, Whalley Drive, Bletchley, Milton Keynes, MK3 6ENmore service details