A vast range of Outpatient clinics are held on a daily basis, covering a wide sphere of medical specialities. Qualified staff are trained to offer the best assistance to the medical professionals and to the patients. Patients frequenting this department immediately experience the warmth and personal attention and reassurance offered by our nursing and professional staff.
Fully equipped and dedicated consulting rooms enable the consultant to work in a totally professional environment, simultaneously avoiding longer stays or recurring visits to the clinic. Each spacious well-lit consulting room is furnished to high standards and allows the patient comfort and privacy. Each room is equipped with wash-hand basin facilities, examination couch, telephone, airconditioning, medical trolley and nurse call system. Incorporated within this department are areas specifically dedicated to ophthalmology, ent, hair laser removal, an aeromedical clinic, psychology and psychiatry, a cardiac lab and a nurse room which is also used for very minor surgery. European Union standards are strictly adhered to.
|Health screening room|
|Stress Ecg room|
|Hair removal by laser room|
|Radiology / ultrasound room|
|Resident Medical Doctors’ room|
|Area reserved for GP service|
|Special classes room|
Electrocardiogram under stress. This test is performed on a 12-lead threadmill machine incorporating speed control and elevation system. It is carried out under the supervison of a cardiologist or consultant physician, assisted by a qualified technician. A CPR trolley is on hand in case of emergency.
Dedicated room equipped with state-of-the-art ophthalmic equipment.
Ortolaryngology / ENT Clinic
Dedicated consulting room with the latest technological equipment. A comprehensive range of Ear, Nose and Throat procedures are carried out on both adults and children.
Saint James Hospital is considered one of the best hospitals in Europe for the provision of aeromedical screening for pilots, air traffic controllers, stewards, hostesses and other crew staff.
Procedures carried out:
|Mini-operations i.e. any operation that may be performed under local anaesthesia/suturing of wound|
|Application/removal of dynacast/plaster|
|Change of dressing/cleaning of wounds|
|Removal of sutures/drains|
|Electrocardiogram (resting ecg)|
|Tests such as Uroflow, audiograms, spirometry and others.|
This department is committed to providing high quality specialist services to patients and their families – treating the consequences of physical and emotional trauma and helping patients cope with illness and disability.
Clinical psychology services are offered in a quiet and confidential setting. Purposely designed consulting rooms have been set up for this purpose. Services include treatment pertaining to problems such as:
|Anxiety disorders (stress, panic, phobias, obsessions)|
|Eating disorders (anorexia, bulimia and obesity)|
|Emotional and behavioural problems in children|
|Relationship and sexual problems.|