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Darlington Memorial Hospital

Darlington Memorial Hospital external picDarlington Memorial Hospital,
Hollyhurst Road,
County Durham,

Tel: 01325 380100

This is the main hospital for treating seriously ill and injured patients for the south of County Durham as well as Darlington.  It provides major acute services to a population of approximately 130,000.

The hospital provides a full range of outpatient clinics and diagnostics, inpatient surgery, children's services and consultant led maternity services. It has the latest MRI and cardiac catheterisation facilities, and handles emergency trauma surgery and other major surgery.

The hospital is situated on the A68 and has onsite car parking for patients and visitors. It is serviced by a number of local bus routes and is within walking distance of the town centre.

Wards and Departments.

MEDICINE 41 Medicine Sr Natalie Walker 3429
. 42 Haematology/Oncology Sr Mareen Flatman 43937-43938
. 43 Medicine Sr Cath Scott 3439/3437
. Critical Care Unit Sr Joan Akers 3360
. 44 Medicine Trisha Bannar-Martin 3445/3443
. 51 General medical and Cardiology Sr Helen Coppock 3526/3528
. 52 General medical and Elderly Sr Janet Mortimer .
. 14 Medical Admissions Unit Sr Carolyn Scott 3773/3926
. Cardiac Lab . 3434/4393
SURGERY 33 Sr Margaret Clothier 43315
. 32 Sr Charlie Jones 3513/3515
. Day Surgery (Wd 11) Sr Diana Foster 3312/3970
. Endoscopy Sr Josie Dent 3128
ORTHOPAEDICS 31 Sr Amanda Wright 3317
. 34 Sr Greta Jones 3328/3330
. 62 Sr Louise Robson 3519
. Labour Ward Sr Janet Anderson 3449
. SCBU . 3256
PAEDIATRICS Ward 21 Sr Margot Davis 43406
ITU ITU . 3212/3958
Emergency Department A & E Sr Jane Eland 3481
THEATRES Theatres L Hemmings 3370
. . L Watson 3130
OPHTHALMOLOGY OPD Heather Hebdon 3416
OUT PATIENT DEPARTMENT Surgical OPD Sr Judy Atkinson 3354
. Medical OPD Sr Jackie Storey 3118
. Orthopaedic OPD . 3484


 Care Quality Commission

Public Transport

The hospital is situated off the A68 and is serviced by a number of local bus routes. Please visit the travel line website to plan your journey.

Car Parking

There is car parking onsite for patients and visitors at Darlington Memorial Hospital. Please be advised that spaces can become limited at peak times and we ask you to conside car sharing or alternative modes of transport where possible. More information on car parking.

Car parking charges at Darlington Memorial Hospital are as follows:

0 - 2 hours: £2.50

2 - 3 hours: £3.00

3 - 24 hours: £4.00

Clinic Information

My Aunt and I cannot rate the hospital highly enough. The nursing staff, doctors and everyone we came in contact with could not have been any friendlier and the treatment given to my uncle was first class. Thank you to everyone.

Cardiology patient 
November 2010
NHS Choices

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