GUM stands for genito–urinary medicine. GUM services at the Royal Bournemouth and Christchurch Hospitals are a sexual health service for here for all people aged 13 and above, who have concerns about sexually transmitted infections(STIs).
GUM offers a free, confidential, supportive and non–judgemental service.
The Department is closed on the 1st Wednesday morning every month for staff training
The Department will not be offering any appointment clinics between Monday January 13th and Friday 14th February inclusive; this is because of significant building work taking place during this time.
During these weeks the Same Day Service will run during clinic hours. Please see the Same Day Service section for details of how to book
Walk in has changed from November 2012. Please click here to find out more.
Our Poole based service is changing from October 1st. We will no longer be running clinics at Poole Hospital on a Monday but seeing patients within rooms at Poole Town Surgery on a Thursday.