Colorectal Surgeons, Melbourne
Colorectal Surgeons, Melbourne
Colorectal Surgeons, Melbourne
Stomal Therapist

Carolyn Atkin RN,BN,STN
Stomal Therapy Clinical Nurse Consultant

A Stomal Therapy Nurse is able to offer a comprehensive service to people who are anticipating or have had surgery resulting in a stoma. The aim of this service is to support patients and their families, both physically and emotionally, promoting independence, confidence and improved quality of life.

Carolyn is available to provide:

  • Preoperative counselling and stoma site selection.
  • Education and support, including stoma care and pouch/appliance management.
  • Clinical intervention - diagnosis and management of stoma problems and skin care.
  • Assistance in obtaining the most appropriate equipment for stoma management.
  • Dietary, travel and other advice for living with a stoma.

Our Specialists
Assoc. Prof. Craig Lynch
Prof. Alexander Heriot
Colorectal Surgeons, Melbourne
Our Services
Laparoscopic surgery
Robotic Colorectal surgery
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Haemorrhoid Surgery
Colorectal Surgery
Colorectal Cancer
We offer public and private access to robotic procedures
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