Spire Murrayfield Wirral is delighted to offer practice based education sessions delivered by local consultants on topics of your choice at breakfast or lunch time seminars at your practice. Why hold educational events at your practice?

  • To discuss updates within specialty, focused on primary care
  • An opportunity to meet local consultants
  • Review any issues you may be experiencing due to the ever changing healthcare environment
  • Breakfast / lunch provided
  • Certificate of attendance for your Continuing Professional Development (CPD)
  • Courtesy of Spire Murrayfield Wirral

We would love to hear from you if you have any points of particular interest which you would like us to highlight so that we can tailor the sessions to your requirements.

To book a free educational session, please contact our Primary Care Liaison Officer, Jen Ellison on 07894 002970 or alternatively by email at Jennifer.ellison@spirehealthcare.com

Breast surgery

  • Update on rapid assessment of breast symptoms
  • Update on family history assessments and hereditary breast cancer
  • Breast pain made easy
  • I’m confused.com….Life style factors and breast cancer risk

Dermatology

  • Skin cancer update
  • Eczema and Psoriasis 

ENT

  • A journey through the ear, nose and throat
  • What not to miss in an ENT consultation
  • What to refer to secondary care?
  • Demystifying the thyroid nodule
  • Allergies and sinusitis 

Endocrinology

  • Amenorrhea and Oligomenorrhea: Where to start and what to consider 
  • Diabetes in women
  • Thyroid disorders and the latest updates
  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

General surgery

  • Adrift on a sea of bile – managing gallbladder disease
  • Rupture! Groin pain, hernias and other tales of abdomen woe
  • Dyspepsia made simple
  • The bottom line – tailored approach to haemorrhoids and prolapse disorders
  • Reflux-knife or pill for life
  • Through the keyhole, what’s new?

Gynaecology

  • Uro-Gynaecology update
  • Managing prolapse in primary care 
  • Managing menorrhagia
  • HRT and Menopause
  • Sex after the Menopause

MSK

  • Injection techniques
  • Non-surgical options
  • Hints and tips on examining a patient

Ophthalmology

  • The watery eye
  • Benign or malignant: eyelid lesions
  • Thyroid eye disease

Orthopaedic surgery (lower limb)

  • Get off on the right foot
  • Arthroplasty: for the General Practitioner

Orthopeadic surgery (upper limb)

  • The shoulder made simple: Management of common conditions
  • Upper limb nerve disorders 
  • Fixed fingers – How to diagnose and current management in line with CCG

Psychotherapy

  • Sexual problems: how sexual therapy can help
  • PTSD after childbirth

Rheumatology

  • Top 10 tips in Rheumatology
  • Managing Fibromyalgia in Primary Care 
  • Back for good

Sports and exercise medicine

  • Recent advances in the non-surgical management of knee osteoarthritis
  • Load it: assessment and management of the lower limb tendinopathy
  • Not just steroid: current treatments for rotator cuff related shoulder pain and tennis elbow

Urology

  • Testicular and scrotal pain 
  • PSA and the prostate 

Vascular

  • Aargh, they look horrible! Modern treatment for varicose veins
  • The diabetic foot 
  • Peripheral vascular disease made simple – when to refer and when to reassure