Amanda Richardson

Stomal Therapist
About Bowel Cancer Spokes-People-Amanda-Richardson 770
 
Amanda Richardson
Registered Nurse; Grd Cert Stomal Therapy; Cert Acute Pain Management
 
Amanda Richardson is a Stomal Therapist and is a member of Bowel Cancer Australia's patient services team.
 
Ms Richardson is experienced in caring for people who have had surgical treatment for their bowel cancer and require a temporary or permanent ileostomy or colostomy.
 
Fear of living with 'a bag' is common in bowel cancer patients but can be significantly eased with the right advice and practical support.
 
The advisory service provides pre and post-operative support and advice on what to expect if this operation is being considered, stoma care and management, and stoma reversal.
 
Bowel Cancer Australia's stomal therapy nurse and nutrition advisers work together to offer practical dietary advice for people living with a colostomy at Bowel Cancer Australia's Stomal Therapist Nurse Advisor webpage.

Contact Our Media Team

For assistance with media enquiries, including arranging interviews with any of our team (e.g. specialists, nurses, nutritionist, CEO) patients or loved ones from around Australia, please contact Maria Padua on 02 9923 8269 or 0419 200 935.