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Cancer Services

At Airedale NHS Foundation Trust we provide access to specialists for patients with suspected cancer to provide a quick and early diagnosis. Patients will be involved in all decision making…
18 July 2022

Head and Neck Cancer

Bradford and Airedale Head and Neck Cancer Team are committed to ensuring we provide a caring and compassionate service that is of high quality to patients with Head and Neck…
29 June 2022
Wendy Currie

Wendy Currie

Lead Cancer Manager / Lead Cancer Nurse Job role To oversee the development of a high quality, safe, patient focused cancer service in line with the Trusts Right Care Values,…
11 April 2022

Mobile Cancer Unit

In November 2018, in partnership with charity Hope for Tomorrow, we launched our new mobile cancer care unit (MCCU). The state of the art MCCU, which is 6 car parking widths…
22 November 2021

Colposcopy

The colposcopy department examines women who are referred from the cytology department with abnormal cervical samples as well as women referred by their GPs with signs and symptoms of abnormal…
17 October 2021

Urological Cancer

About us The Airedale Urology service has 5 consultant Urologists with the support of a team of highly skilled staff. This includes Specialist nurses, cancer care Co-Ordinator, medical oncologists, and…
4 September 2021

Upper Gastrointestinal Cancer

The Upper GI team oversees the care of patients in the Trust with a suspected or confirmed diagnosis of upper-gastrointestinal (UGI) or hepato-pancreato-biliary (HPB) cancer. This includes oesophageal, stomach, pancreatic,…
4 September 2021

Haematological Cancer

Haematological cancers include various types of blood cancers, including acute and chronic leukaemias, myelodysplastic syndromes, myeloprolifeative disorders, aplastic anaemia, Hodgkins and non-Hodgkins lymphoma, multiple myeloma and plasma cell disorders. At…
4 September 2021

Gynaecological Cancer

Cancers that start in a woman’s reproductive system are called gynaecological cancers. At Airedale NHS Foundation Trust we offer all suspected cancer patients an appointment within two weeks of their…
2 September 2021

Colorectal Cancer

At Airedale NHS Foundation Trust we offer all suspected cancer patients an appointment within two weeks of their GP referral. Location Ward 14, A24 Clinical Nurse Specialists: Shirin Miah Neil…
2 September 2021

Acute Assessment Unit

Nearly all patients who need to be admitted to hospital after coming through the emergency department will come to the acute assessment unit (AAU). The AAU cares for patients who…
21 August 2021

Emergency Department

The Emergency Department is based at the ‘front door’ of the hospital and specialises in the care of acutely ill and injured patients. Various healthcare practitioners work in the Emergency…
21 August 2021

Rheumatology

Our rheumatology team manages adult patients (16+) with musculoskeletal complaints including inflammatory arthritis (rheumatoid arthritis, psoriatic arthritis, ankylosing spondylitis), connective tissue disease (SLE, scleroderma, myositis, Sjogrens syndrome), vasculitis and osteoporosis.…
21 August 2021

Diabetes and Endocrinology

Good nutrition is fundamental to health and central to the management of a disease. Our aim as dietitians is to help everyone achieve their potential for optimum health and well-being.…
21 August 2021

Rehabilitation

Specialist rehabilitation assessment clinic – SRAC This is a weekly specialist multidisciplinary team clinic, where patients with rehabilitation needs are assessed by the specialist rehabilitation team including doctors, physiotherapists, occupational…
21 August 2021

Neurology

Treatments carried out by the Neurology department at Airedale include cerebrovascular, cognitive disorders, epilepsy, general neurology, headaches, motor neurone disease, movement disorders, multiple sclerosis and neuromuscular. Important message for patients:…
21 August 2021

Elderly care and Stroke

The geriatric department at Airedale hospital treats a full range of medical conditions in the elderly including falls, poor mobility, osteoporosis, anaemia, heart failure, COPD, non specific presentations, degenerative, neurological…
21 August 2021

Complex Care Service

The team works alongside patients with multiple long-term health conditions who are highly dependent on health services and frequently use emergency care. Services include, Stroke Services, Neurology, Rehabilition, Diabetes and…
21 August 2021

Palliative Care Service

What is Palliative Care? Palliative care teams are specially trained teams of nurses, doctors and other professionals that can help patients whose life expectancy is limited, due to conditions such…
15 August 2021

Gastroenterology Service

Gastroenterology is the branch of medicine that looks at diseases of the oesophagus (gullet), stomach, small and large intestines (bowel), liver, gallbladder and pancreas Location Ward 11, A23 Contact details…
15 August 2021

Haematology Service

The Haematology department at Airedale treats anaemia, acute and chronic leukaemias, lymphomas, myeloma, myeloproperative disorders, myelodysplasia, thrombosis, thrombophilia, and thromboprophylaxin in pregnancy. We also run an anaemia clinic which treats…
15 August 2021

Respiratory Service

Our thoracic team provide a wide range of diagnostic services and treatments. They treat anything from general respiratory conditions, asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), interstitial lung disease, obstructive sleep…
15 August 2021

Cardiology Service

The cardiology department at Airedale NHS Foundation Trust treats patients with arrhythmia, congenital heart disease, heart failure, hypertension, ischaemic heart disease, pericardial diseases, valvular heart disease and syncope (fainting). We…
15 August 2021

Breast Cancer

Airedale NHS Foundation Trust has an established Breast Service. There are two Consultant Surgeons, two Consultant radiologists and a Radiology team who specialises in Breast diseases. They are supported by…
15 July 2021

Lung Cancer

At Airedale NHS Foundation Trust we offer all suspected cancer referral patients an appointment within two weeks of their GP referral. If you have suspected lung cancer, you will have…
25 May 2021