Patient Appliances

The service provides an assessment, supply and fitting service for patients that require appliances to assist them with the management of specific conditions. The appliances that are provided assist patients with a range of conditions ranging from specialist footwear to compression hosiery. The service is delivered at 4 sites across West Essex and is staffed with professionally trained Orthotists and administration staff.

Where service is based

St Margaret’s Hospital 
The Plain
CM16 6TN

Addison House
Hamstel Road
CM20 1DS

Saffron Walden Community Hospital
Radwinter Road
Saffron Walden
CB11 3HY

Herts and Essex Community Hospital
Haymeads Lane
Bishop’s Stortford
CM23 5JH

Hours of operation

St Margaret’s Hospital
Monday – Friday 08:30 – 13:00,
Alternate Tuesdays 12.30 – 16:30

Addison House
Monday – Thursday 08:30 – 16:30

Saffron Walden Community Hospital
2nd and 4th Thursday of each month

Herts & Essex Hospital
Monday – Thursday 09:00 – 17:00
Friday 09:00 – 13:00

How to contact service

St Margaret’s: 01279 827500
Princess Alexandra: 01279 698639
Saffron Walden: 01799 562927
Herts and Essex: 01279 827499

How to access the service

Patients referred by their GP (NHS West Essex or East and North Herts) or Princess Alexandra Hospital consultant.