Clinics & services

General gastroenterology and hepatology

  • Description

    General gastroenterology and hepatology including the diagnosis and management of anaemia, inflammatory bowel disease, abnormal LFTs, coeliac disease, autoimmune hepatitis, weight loss, upper and lower abdominal pain, jaundice, functional bowel disease, nutritional concerns, diarrhoea and constipation. Daily upper and lower GI endoscopy including the management of complex polyps. PEG assessment, insertion and follow up. Family history of colorectal cancer.

  • Location

    North Tyneside, Wansbeck and Hexham general hospitals, Berwick Infirmary, Sir GB Hunter War Memorial Hospital, Morpeth NHS Centre

  • Opening Times

    North Tyneside General Hospital - Tuesday pm, Wed am and alternative Wednesday pm, Thursday all day
    Wansbeck General Hospital - Monday am and pm, Wednesday am and Friday
    Hexham General Hospital - Monday and Wednesday all day
    Sir G.B Hunter War Memorial Hospital, Wallsend - alternative Wednesday pm
    Morpeth NHS Centre - Monday am
    Berwick Infirmary - monthly