As Candover is only a few years old, we always have lots of news and developments that we want to proudly share with you all

Are you Interested in Joining a Highly Performing Team as a Band 5 Cosmetic Nurse Specialist with a Career Progression Programme to progress to a Band 6?

A fantastic development opportunity has become available for a Band 5 Nurse to join our Cosmetic Specialist Nursing Team, with career progression to a Band 6. In this development role, you will be working alongside our Cosmetic Nurse Specialist to achieve competencies in all aspects of the Cosmetic Patient Pathway. For further details / informal visits contact: Matron Julie Cairns – 07557 191464 Sister Louise Hall – 01256 319864 To apply... read more

Recurrent cystitis – a new bladder lining can reduce infections

Recurrent urine infections are far more common in women than men.  Recurrent urine infections can affect women of all ages.  Risk factors include sexual intercourse, the menopause and bladder emptying problems.  Recurrent cystitis can have a significant impact on a woman’s quality of life, self esteem and their relationship with their partner. There are many new ways to treat recurrent urine infections that do not involve antibiotics.  Replenishing the bladder lining reduces infections.  Professor Phillips recently published his research demonstrating the benefits of this treatment for recurrent urinary tract infections and the effects on women’s quality of life and sexual function. At the Candover Clinic, Professor Christian Phillips, Consultant Gynaecologist and Urogynaecologist specialises in assessing and treating women with recurrent cystitis. Call 01256 315010 to book an... read more

Unembarassing Bodies

Candover clinic Professors spread the word and try to break the taboo on embarrassing health issues that affect men and women. Professor Christian Phillips, consultant gynaecologist and urogynaecologist and Professor Richard Hindley, consultant urologist were invited by the University of Winchester to give a lecture about raising awareness of women’s health and men’s health issues. Professor Phillips has research interests in the effects of sport on the pelvic floor, treatments for recurrent cystitis and new vaginal laser therapy for incontinence, prolapse, vaginal laxity and symptoms of the menopause.  He is an expert in minimally invasive surgery for incontinence and prolapse. Professor Hindley has an interest in minimally invasive treatments for prostate conditions such as benign enlargement and prostate cancer. He was the first Surgeon in the UK to perform the Rezum procedure and is also an expert in prostate imaging and diagnostics. He is an advocate for male health problems. For more information on these treatments please call 01256 315010... read more

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