Clinics & services

Surgical Helpline

  • Description

    For post-surgery advice about wound issues including pain, swelling or oozing for patients who have had surgery with Northumbria Healthcare.

    Please do not give your patient antibiotics if you think there may be an infection, we may need to see the patient back in our clinic

  • Location

    Trustwide

  • Opening Times

    See referral information

Referral Information

Call 01670 529431Monday to Friday 8.30am-3.30pm (excluding bank holidays)

For advice at weekends, or after 3.30pm, please call the GP hotline 0191 203 1414 and ask for the ward where the patient was admitted for surgery.