The Derbyshire Chronic Fatigue Syndrome/ME service has moved from the Royal Derby Hospital site to the newly refurbished Specialist Rehabilitation Department based at London Road Community Hospital.
Patients will continue to be seen by the most appropriate professional to meet their needs including trained therapists in the field of CFS/ME. They will follow a specialist CFS/ME pathway which includes specialist assessment, therapy interventions and self-management advice for adults (aged 16 and above) who have been diagnosed with chronic fatigue syndrome/ME. (Children and young people should be referred to a paediatrician). Patients can choose either one to one or group therapy treatment.
The team consists of occupational therapists, physiotherapists, a cognitive behavioural psychotherapist and consultants in rehabilitation medicine.
Patients who are severely affected can be seen at home. Referrals are accepted from GPs or consultants.
Chronic Fatigue Syndrome/ME Service
University Hospitals of Derby and Burton
London Road Community Hospital
Nearest car park: Main entrance
Telephone: 01332 258 255
The service is accessible by wheelchair. The nearest blue badge parking is outside the main hospital entrance. The service is on the ground floor.