** IMPORTANT INFORMATION ** From 01/01/2020 we will no
longer be offering an open access repair service at any County
Durham & Darlington NHS Foundation Trust sites. From this
date patient's will need to contact Audiology to make an
appropriate booked appointment. Patient's will no
longer be seen without an appropriate booked
We also offer a postal tubing service, where the
appropriate tubing will be posted direct. Patient's must contact
the Audiology Department for this to be arranged.
We offer a Direct Access NHS Hearing Aid Issue Service for
anyone aged 18 years and over via a GP referral. All patients are
assessed within 6 weeks and will have their hearing aid
issued within a further 12 weeks.