Chandos Clinic (sexual difficulties clinic)

The clinic is run from the Chandos clinic at City Hospital.

We see patients with sexual difficulty related to:-

  • Sexual Desire/Arousal
  • Erections
  • Orgasm
  • Ejaculation: Rapid/Delayed
  • Sexual Pain: Vaginismus, Genital pain
  • Sexual Difficulties Related to Disability/ill health
  • Compulsive Sexual Behaviour


We are not able to see patients with the following (see useful links below):

  • Illegal Sexual Behaviour
  • Mental Health illness that would preclude an individual from engaging with the Service and would be more appropriately managed in a general mental health setting
  • Individuals requiring Trauma Therapy

To access the Chandos clinic you will need to be referred by a health professional, normally your GP.


NOTE FOR GPs: Chandos clinic referrals can be found under GU Medicine on e-RS

If you have already been referred and need to contact us, please ring 0115 969 1169 ex 75582.  

The Chandos Clinic is located on the City Hospital site, at the end of the physiotherapy corridor (see site map: City Hospital Site Map [pdf] 2MB)

Useful links

Childhood Sexual Abuse:

  • Support for Survivors – Support for Survivors a charity offering support for male & female victims and survivors aged 18 plus who may have been sexually, physically, emotionally abused in childhood.  Also support those trafficked and raped as well as Incest survivors.

based in Nottinghamshire Tel 01623622916Email:

Sexual Assault:

  • Nottinghamshire Sexual Violence Support Services (NSVSS):

 Nottinghamshire Sexual Violence Support Services | Notts SVS Services


Individuals under investigation for Illegal Activities:


StopSO UK » Tackling Sexual Abuse


Stop It Now! UK and Ireland | Preventing child sexual abuse

The Laurel Centre:

Sex & Porn Addiction Therapy & Counselling | The Laurel Centre

Professional Organisations