Meet the Cystic Fibrosis Team

CF Team

The Cystic Fibrosis team is focused on ensuring the best of care to all CF patients and their families.

The CF team consists of
  • 2 CF consultants
  • 2 CF specialist nurses
  • 1 full time physiotherapist, 1 part time clinic physiotherapist, 2 ward based physiotherapists and a part time physiotherapy assistant
  • 2 part time dietitians
  • Part time pharmacist
  • Part time psychologist
  • Part time social worker/advice worker
  • Secretary
  • Part time Data clerk
  • Microbiologist with a special interest in CF
  • Hospital teaching service
  • A team of diabetologists with a special interest in CF

Supporting Specialties

The importance of a multi-disciplinary team approach is essential in the care of children with CF. Therefore we have close links with the following teams and services:

  • Paediatric anaethetist
  • The radiology department
  • Ear nose and throat department
  • Paediatric cardiology
  • Rheumatologist
  • Pain management team
  • Vascular surgeons with a special interest in portacaths