This Directorate provides comprehensive anaesthetic and
support along with acute and chronic pain services.
Provides a Trust-wide diagnostic imaging service
the Directorate comprises Physiotherapy, Dietetics &
Illustration and Orthotics.
With the exception of Medical Illustration, these services are
predominantly delivered at Darlington Memorial
Hospital and Bishop Auckland Hospital
whilst the CCG currently manage these services at University Hospital Of
North Durham and Shotley Bridge Community
The clinical practice of Immunology includes clinical and
laboratory activity dealing with the study diagnosis and management
of allergic conditions, autoimmune diseases and immunodeficiency
An outpatient service is offered at University Hospital of
'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