Clinics & services

Prosthetic Clinic

  • Description

    This service offers prosthetic fitting following breast surgery, breast reconstruction or breast asymmetry.

    It also offers advice on bras and swimwear and a bra pocketing service is also available.

  • Location

    North Tyneside, Wansbeck and Hexham general hospitals

  • Opening Times

    Weekly at North Tyneside and Wansbeck general hospitals and fortnightly at Hexham General Hospital

Referral Information

Existing surgery patients will automatically be given a first fitting appointment by the ward team or breast care nurse so referrals from GPs would be for new patients to the breast service only.

For new patients, send fax referral to 0191 2932571

Patients requiring further advice or replacement prosthesis can contact their breast care nurse specialist at:

North Tyneside General Hospital - 0191 2934183
Hexham General Hospital- 01434 655386
Wansbeck General Hospital - 01670 529319