SPINA BIFIDA & HYDROCEPHALUS PAEDIATRIC ADVOCACY GROUP
Rosie age 6 from Offaly
Waiting since September 2019 for major orthopedic surgery.
Recieved a surgery date for October 2021 which was cancelled last minute, eventually got a new date for January 2022 but was also cancelled.
Has developed scoliosis as a direct result of orthopedic surgery not being carried out in a timely manner.
Loves baking and has a smile that lights up any room
Rosie's mother has spoken extensively to the media of what is happening across Spina Bifida/Hydrocephalus services.
'It is serious now' - Offaly girl waiting two years for essential operation
Shinrone girl with deteriorating spina bifida condition waiting two years for essential operation
You can listen to Rosie's mother speaking on Midlands 103 FM by playing the audio file below.
Spina Bifida & Hydrocephalus Paediatric Advocacy Group