Who is the service for?

MRI acts as the centre for the East Sector of Greater Manchester, caring for patients from Tameside, Macclesfield, South Manchester, Central Manchester, North Manchester, Stockport and parts of the Trafford area.

What does the service provide?

Consultants from the MRI provide outreach general nephrology clinics to all DGH’s in the East Sector in addition to their MRI commitments. The Department also provides a  dialysis service (haemodialysis, CAPD assisted APD, hospital maintenance dialysis). The consultants also work in partnership with the renal transplant team at the MRI providing a service across the North West Region including, Preston and Salford Royal Hospital.   

When is the service available?

Outpatient Clinics - Mon-Fri

Outpatient Dialysis service - Mon-Sat

CAPD/day case service - Mon-Sat

Renal inpatient areas - 24 hours, 7 days a week

Where is the service provided?

The MRI has satellite dialysis units at:

  • North Manchester

  • Tameside

  • Stockport

  • Macclesfield

Outpatient clinics take place:

  • North Manchester Hospital
Tameside Hospital
Stepping Hill Hospital
Macclesfield Hospital

  • Withington Community Hospital

Department contact details

Operational Manager, Janice Wragg - 0161 276 8736 or 0161 276 4411

Key staff/consultants

Dr M Picton, Clinical Lead

Mr G Terriere, Directorate Manager