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In this article, we speak to King Edward VII’s Hospital consultant, Professor David Barrett, about getting back into your favourite sport after lockdown and how to avoid potential injuries. read more about Avoiding tennis injuries
King Edward VII’s Hospital Consultant Ophthalmologist, Mr Saruban Pasu is a cataract surgeon and expert in managing diseases of the retina. Part of his role as the clinical lead for the East Sussex Diabetic Eye Screening Programme (DESP) is to ensure all diabetics in the UK receive the highest level of eye care. Here, we... read more about What is Diabetic Eye Disease and how is it treated?
In this article, we speak to King Edward VII’s Hospital consultant, Dr Ed Seward, about IBD, what the symptoms are, getting a correct diagnosis and what support is available. What is IBD? IBD is a condition that results in gut inflammation. Both Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis cause similar symptoms and can have a significant... read more about Understanding IBD and how you can manage it
However, weight loss surgery isn’t something that should be entered into lightly and the options available to you can seem daunting at first.  In this article, bariatric surgeon Mr Sanjay Purkayastha talks through the most common surgeries available and the pros and cons of each. Why should I have weight loss surgery? Although an invasive... read more about Weight Loss Surgery: What are the Options?
When Lucy O’Connor suffered complications from a surgery, she turned to King Edward VII’s Hospital to make sure she had the correct treatment that enabled a full recovery. read more about Patient stories: road to recovery
Watching his golf shot sail into the distance is no longer a fleeting view for Lord David Stevens whose sight has been enhanced by procedures at King Edward VII’s Hospital. read more about Patient stories: Bringing vision up to par
In 2017 I was diagnosed with prostate cancer – low/medium grade with a Gleason score of 3/4. It was initially suggested that I watch and wait, but my Dad had died of prostate cancer so I wanted to know what treatment options were available. read more about Patient stories: pioneering NanoKnife procedure treats prostate cancer
Bowel cancer is one of the most commonly diagnosed cancers in the UK. Treatment can be faster, safer and more precise if you’re diagnosed early. read more about Your questions about bowel cancer, answered
Bowel cancer is one of the most commonly diagnosed cancers in the UK. Most people that are diagnosed are aged 60 or over, but younger people can still develop the disease. read more about Saving lives: detecting bowel cancer early with FIT testing
Endometriosis is often described as a silent disease. But for the 10% of British women of reproductive age who suffer with it, this chronic condition is far from silent. We spoke to Holly Patel, a patient who underwent extensive surgery at King Edward VII’s Hospital to help combat her debilitating symptoms and get her life back. read more about Patient stories: living with endometriosis