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Community and mental health services for Southampton, Portsmouth and parts of Hampshire and the Isle of Wight.


Service Results

Primary Care

Chronic Fatigue (MSK)

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome (CFS), also referred to as Myalgic Encephalomyelitis (ME) is a long-term illness with a wide range of symptoms. The most common symptom is extreme tiredness. There isn't a specific test for CFS/ME, so it's diagnosed based on your symptoms and by ruling ou…



Homeless Healthcare Team

A multi-disciplinary primary care team providing care to homeless people in Southampton.


Call: 023 8033 6991

Musculoskeletal (MSK) Service

Please visit our Solent MSK website

  • Outpatient MSK adult physiotherapy (Southampton & Portsmouth)
  • Specialist MSK assessment teams (Southampton & Portsmouth)
  • Chronic pain teams (Southampton & Portsmouth)
  • Hydrotherapy (Portsmouth Solent)
  • Rheumatology (Southampton…


Call: 0300 123 6680 / 0300 123 6682

Nicholstown Surgery

Local GP Surgery


Call: 03001237651

Persistent Pain (MSK)

The term “Persistent pain” refers to pain that persists beyond the time normally expected for healing following injury or disease. This is often defined as more than six months. Research has shown that persistent pain can often be related to changes within the nervous system. We …



Physiotherapy (MSK)

Physiotherapy is a science-based profession and takes a ‘whole person’ approach to health and wellbeing, which includes the patient’s general lifestyle. At the core is the patient’s involvement in their own care, through education, awareness, empowerment and participation in thei…




The Solent Podiatry Service is made up of clinical foot experts who aim to drive personalised quality care for patients with complex medical and foot health to optimise quality of life.

We are a dedicated team of around 65 members of staff, which include Podiatrists, Podiatry As…


Call: 0300 300 2012

Portswood Solent Surgery

Local GP Surgery



Rheumatology (MSK)

Our rheumatology team has expertise in managing rheumatic disorders such as:

  • Different kinds of arthritis- osteoarthritis, gout, inflammatory arthritis such as rheumatoid arthritis and psoriatic arthritis
  • Ankylosing spondylitis, a form of spinal inflammatory arthritis
  • Connec…



Specialist (MSK)

Our specialist team is made up of advanced practice physiotherapists and podiatrists who are highly skilled in specialist assessment and management of musculoskeletal disorders.

They may offer you:

  • Expert examination to people who are referred by their physiotherapist or GP t…



Patient Advice and Liaison Service (PALS)

Please visit our services page for specific services and contact details. Alternatively, contact our Patient Advice and Liaison Service by emailing or calling the number below. You can also give us feedback, make a complaint or share a compliment.

 0800 013 2319

*Lines are open Monday to Friday 8.30am to 5pm

The Freedom of Information (FOI) Act was passed on 30 November 2000. It gives a general right of access to all types of recorded information held by public authorities, with full access granted in January 2005.

The Act sets out exemptions to that right and places certain obligations on public authorities.


Phone: 023 8029 6911/22

*Subject to any exemptions which apply, we are obliged to provide the information requested please note that requests for Personal Information is not covered under this Act and should be applied for through the Data Protection Act 1998.

Our administrative and managerial centre is based in Southampton.

While our services can be found around various NHS locations in Southampton and Portsmouth (and surrounding districts), our administrative and managerial centre is based in Southampton at:

Highpoint Venue
Bursledon Road
SO19 8BR

If you require a printable version of how to find us including bus times, car access and bike info please download our leaflet. (Copyright of Highpoint Venue).

Central office phone: 0300 123 3390

*Lines open Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm.

If you are a journalist with a media enquiry, please contact the Communications Team at: 

0300 123 4156 or 02381 031076

The Communications Office is open Monday to Friday 9am to 5pm.