The clinic sees children with Tuberous Sclerosis Complex (TSC) and their families living in Merseyside, North Wales, Cheshire and parts of Lancashire. The clinic focuses on and provides advice on children’s learning, behavioural and sleep problems and epilepsy and works very closely with the child’s local healthcare and education services. The clinic is held on a Monday afternoon in the Paediatric Neurosciences Foundation Outpatient Department at Alder Hey. Children may be referred to the Alder Hey TSC Clinic by their general practitioner, paediatrician, paediatric neurologist or geneticist. Further advice may be obtained from Dr Richard Appleton at the following address.
Contact details:Ms Pat McCarrick / Dr Richard Appleton, The Roald Dahl EEG Unit, Paediatric Neurosciences Foundation, Alder Hey Children’s NHS Foundation Trust, Liverpool L12 2AP Tel: 0151 252 5375 / 5851 Fax: 0151 252 5152