Our Services A-Z

Wound Prevention and Management Service

567The Leeds Community Wound Prevention and Management Service is a nurse-led service which provides specialist advice and care to patients with, or at risk of developing, wounds. The service is available to anyone residing in Leeds and surrounding areas who is registered with a Leeds GP.

The service provides advice to patients in a number of different ways including clinics, in nursing homes and to patients of the Leeds and York Partnership NHS Foundation Trust. The service also supports all patients cared for by community practitioners, including district and practice nurses within the city.

Research

The service is actively involved in wounds research and you may be invited to participate. Read about the current study here and if you would like any further information please contact the service on 0113 8555099.

Wound research programme

Read about our current study. A trial to compare the effectiveness of high specification foam and alternating pressure mattress in pressure ulcer prevention.

Clinics 

Non Diabetic Foot Ulcer Clinic 

Woodhouse Health Centre. Cambridge Road, off Woodhouse Street, Leeds, LS6 2SF 

This clinic is held every Thursday. Tel: 0113 8555157 ; email: leedscommunitypodiatry@nhs.net

 

Leg Ulcer Clinic 

 

Hunslet Health Centre, 24 Church Street, Leeds, LS10 2PT

Weekly on a Tuesday (pm only)

 

 

 

 

Yeadon Health Centre, 17 South View Road, Yeadon, Leeds, LS19 7PS
Monday -  (am only)

 

 

Park Edge Practice, Asket Drive, Leeds, LS14 1HX

Thursday (alternate weeks) –  (am only)


Appointments for all these clinics MUST be made prior to attendance, call: 0113 8555099.

If you are attending the leg ulcer clinics or the foot clinics for a first appointment, please allow an hour for your initial consultation. Please wear clothing which allows easy access to your upper arms and lower legs.

Referral

Although many patients are referred to us by their GP, district nurse, or practice nurse, any member of the public can contact the service directly for advice.

Please note that all referrals for the Non Diabetic Foot Ulcer Clinic must now be made through podiatry - Tel 0113 8555157  email leedscommunitypodiatry@nhs.net

All referrals to the Wound Prevention and Management service must be made in writing on the referral form.

If you have used this service in the past, and would like to provide us with feedback as part of the NHS “Friends and Family Test” (FFT) please select one of the links below:

To access and complete the FFT click here >

To access and complete the FFT Easy read version click here >

If you are a parent carer you can access and complete the FFT by click here >

The information you provide will be used to inform how better we can deliver the service.