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Local Specialist Obesity Service

LSOS is the Local Obesity Specialist Service for people living in Blackpool, Wyre and Fylde. Made up of Dietetics, Occupational Therapy, Health Psychology, Consultant, Physiotherapy and Administrative Support, our aim is to help people with their weight and health issues.
We are a ‘tier 3’ service which LSOS offers 1:1 and group-based weight management input to patients registered with Blackpool, Fylde and Wyre GPs who meet the following criteria:

  • Aged 16 +
  • BMI ≥ 40 or ≥35 with co-morbidities

Who to contact

Contact Name
Emma Shepherd
Contact Position
Head of department for SLT and Dietetics
Telephone
E-mail
bfwh.asktheweightmanagementteam@nhs.net
Website
www.bfwh.nhs.uk/.../weightmanagement

Where to go

Address
St. Annes Medical Centre
Durham Avenue
Lytham St. Annes
Lancashire
Postcode
FY8 2EP

Other Details

Availability

Referral required
 Yes
Referral Details

Any health care professional can refer to dietetics

 Last updated: 24 May 2020