Medical Photography/ Illustration provide a visual communication
service for the Foundation Trust and the Primary Care Trust.
We operate on four sites - Bishop Auckland Hospital,
Darlington Memorial Hospital, Shotley Bridge Community
Hospital and University Hospital of North Durham.
Clinical photography may be undertaken for hospital notes
treatment planning teaching and research.
The department is staffed by professionally qualified clinical
photographers working within the Institute of Medical Illustration
guidelines to produce images to the highest standard.
All specialities are covered with a particular emphasis on
Ophthalmology (retinal photography O.C.T and fundus fluorescien
angiography), Plastic Surgery, Dermatology and Orthodontics.
We have purpose build studios within each department -
however photography is also available on location within the
clinical setting if required.
We offer a comprehensive medico-legal photography service to
solicitors and clinicians.
Additionally visual art material is prepared for education
research and publication along with the provision of video and
Please contact us at Darlington Memorial Hospital or University
Hospital of North Durham if you require more information about our
Bishop Auckland Hospital Mon Tue Wed & Fri 9 - 12.30, 01388
Darlington Memorial Hospital Monday - Friday 9 - 5, 01325
University Hospital of North Durham Monday - Friday 8.30 -
5, 0191 333 2210
Shotley Bridge Community Hospital Part time photography service
to cover clinics and theatre list. Contact Durham for opening
'As I was very, very nervous, I must have been the worst patient
ever and they were brilliant with me and I can't thank them enough
- could you please pass on my sincere thanks.'
Patient, Hysteroscopy Unit, Chester-le-Street Community