Farnham Hospital, Hale Road, Farnham GU9 9QL 01483 782 214 Caroline.Chandler2@nhs.net

Welcome to the west Surrey Specialist Multiple Sclerosis Nursing Service at Farnham Hospital.

More about what we do

MS specialist practitioners;

  • Support people with a confirmed diagnosis of MS, registered with GPs in the SW or NW Surrey area
  • Support people with MS from diagnosis throughout their journey with the condition
  • Provide information, education & support at the time of diagnosis
  • Provide information, education & assist with decision making process where disease modifying treatments are indicated
  • Proactively review people with MS at agreed intervals, working with them to agree onward actions or goals at the end of each appointment
  • Refer people with MS on to the appropriate members of the health & social care teams as agreed
  • Provide information & support regarding symptom management and where medication is indicated liaising with Neurologist, Rehab Consultant &/or GP
  • Provide information, education and support to carers and family members supporting the person with MS
  • Provide information, education, support for professionals supporting people with MS

Area covered

We provide care for residents in Guildford, Waverley and Surrey Heath.

Please type in your starting point in the box below to give you directions to the service location.

What to expect at a first appointment

The MS Specialist will introduce their self and their role and will find out from you:

  • History of your MS i.e. events leading to diagnosis and events since then
  • Your past medical history and social situation
  • Your current understanding of MS
  • Your current concerns and priorities
  • Agree with you any actions and outcomes
  • Agree when and where you will next be seen

Find out more

I was treated with great care and understanding. The care I received was second to none; everyone was so lovely.

Sapphire Ward, Gravesham Hospital