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University Hospital of North Durham

University Hospital of North DurhamUniversity Hospital Of North Durham
North Road
County Durham

Telephone: 0191 333 2333

Opened in 2001, this major acute hospital provides services to a population of more than 250,000 in County Durham. The hospital provides a full range of outpatient clinics and diagnostics, inpatient surgery, children's services and consultant led maternity services.

It handles emergency trauma surgery and other major surgery, and hosts specialist services in dermatology and plastic surgery which also treat patients from Sunderland, South Tyneside and Gateshead.

Wards and Departments

MEDICINE 1 Elderly Care  Desiree Burdess 2901/2055
. 2 Stroke Unit Leanne Hope 2902/2920
. 3 MAU Shelagh  Cartmell 2903/2118
. 4 Cardiology Allison Todd 2904/2004
. CCU Claire Beckwith 2034/2740
. 5 Medicine/Haematology Paul Davison 2905/2014
. 6 Medicine/Respiratory Helen Bainbridge 2906/2955
. Medical InvesUnit Sandra Gaskill 2653
DERMATOLOGY  11 Multidisciplinary Lynn Barker 2911
SURGERY 13 Male Surgery Joy Standley 2913/2066
. 14 Female Surgery Claire Longstaff 2914/2059
. Surgical Admissions Unit Eileen Parker 6953
. Day Surgery Unit Nicky Smeaton 2124/2269
. Endoscopy Helen Graham 2655/2652
PLASTICS 15 Plastics Carol Ball / L Johnson 2915
ORTHOPAEDICS & TRAUMA 12/16 Orthopaedics  Marie Hayden  2912 / 2052 / 2911
OBSTETRICS AND GYNAECOLOGY 8 Delivery Suite Allison Metters 2908/2053
. 10 Ante/Post Natal Marguerite Symonds 2909/2234
.  9 Gynaecology Clarissa Mundell 2113/2684
. Gynaecology OPD Liz Scott 2937
PAEDIATRICS 7 Treetops Susie Watson 2907
. Neonatal Unit Julie Sanderson  2121
ITU ITU Kay Stewart 2019/2079
ACCIDENT & EMERGENCY A & E Sheila Kitson 2131/2135
THEATRES Theatres . 2362/2343
. . Julie Jones Eleanor Jaques  2265
OUT PATIENT DEPARTMENT General OPD Anne-Marie Marsh 2380
. Orthopaedic OPD Jan Lemmon 2420
. Dermatology OPD Beryl Pollard 2716
































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Public Transport

The hospital is situated on the A691 in Durham City. Please visit the travel line website to plan your journey.

Car Parking

There is car parking onsite for patients and visitors at University Hospital of North Durham. 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 University Hospital of North Durham Hospital are as follows:

0 - 2 hours: £2.50

2 - 3 hours: £3.00

3 - 24 hours: £4.00

There are short stay bays available for up to 20 minutes free parking.

Clinic Information

I was seen today in a Clinic in Out-Patients. It was well run and I had only a half hour wait. Staff were super. Very, very helpful. Doctor clear and sympathetic and very professional. My thanks to all.

Gastroenterology patient 
November 2010
NHS Choices

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