Why might patients be referred to this department?
Patients may be referred into the balance clinic by a concerned GP or by an ENT consultant as part of their assessment of the patient.
What will happen and who will you meet?
When you attend the balance clinic you will have the opportunity to discuss your complaint and the audiologist will then be able to undertake appropriate testing to assist with the diagnosis of your problem. There are two senior members of the audiology team who lead these investigations and any additional rehabilitation, which may be required however other members of the team are qualified to delivery further support.
Where can you find these services?
The balance clinic sessions are undertaken at North Manchester General Hospital.
When is the department open?
Appointments slots vary depending on demand but are usually available from 8am to 6.00pm during the week.
How can you contact the department?
Telephone - 0161 720 2678
Fax - 0161 720 2524
Key Members of Staff
- Robert Ronson - Senior Audiologist
- Dan Butterworth - Advanced Practitioner in Audiology