Frequently used services
- These conditions include various forms of inflammatory arthritis, connective tissue disease/vasculitis (disorders where the immune system attacks internal organs) and auto-immune disease (certain disorders of the immune system).
Cardio Catheter LabCardio Cath Lab carry out inpatient and outpatient Cardiac procedures, with a consultant cardiologist.
CardiologyCardiology is also known as Ward 8 and provides inpatient care and treatment for patients with various cardiac conditions.
GastroenterologyGastroenterology treats a wide range of conditions relating to the liver and digestive tract (gullet, stomach, bowel).
HaematologyThe haematology team offers care for patients with serious blood disorders including lymphoma, myeloma and leukaemia. We also see a wide range of general haematological conditions from anaemia to thrombosis.
Respiratory MedicineThe respiratory team provides services for people with a wide range of lung problems.
RheumatologyThe Rheumatology team in Gateshead cares for a wide range of patients with problems affecting bones, joints and surrounding tissues.
Stroke ServicesThe stroke specialist team care for patients with acute stroke and are transferred to Gateshead if they need further inpatient care.