Urology is the surgical speciality that focuses on the urinary
tracts of males and females and on the reproductive system of
The organs covered by urology include the kidneys urinary
bladder urethra and the male reproductive.
The Trust provides a comprehensive range of outpatient clinics
at Richardson Hospital and Darlington Memorial Hospital, with day
case and inpatient treatment at Darlington Memorial Hospital.
Paediatric Surgery: Elective paediatric surgery is offered above
the age of two years. This includes circumcision and correction of
hernias and undescended testes.
'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