Joanna Parslow and Andrew Brown – Joanna and Andrew support the practice by carrying out various medication related tasks. If you require a medication review or on going monitoring of your medication you may be seen by one of our Pharmacists.
Trish Mulligan provides healthcare advice for expectant mothers and young children. They are based in Tyne View Children Centre every Wed, Thur and Fri. You can contact them on 0191 4335090.
Collette Pearce – our midwife is available every alternative Tuesday from 1:30 till 3:30pm, providing care before and after delivering your baby.
Primary Care Mental Health Workers and Counsellors
Our Primary Care Mental Health Workers are employed by Gateshead Talking Therapies . They provide support for those experiencing common mental health problems like anxiety, depression and stress. You can refer yourself to the service direct by calling 0191 283 2541 or alternatively you can speak to your GP. Louise Cairns works in the practice on Thursday mornings but you may see another therapist depending on the type of therapy recommended by the service.
Kim Shepherd is a Counsellor employed by MIND. Counselling is intended to help you to deal with life’s difficulties and get your life back in order or back on track. It is an opportunity to talk about your troubles with a professional who has been trained to listen, to help you to understand your feelings and behaviour better. If you would like to be referred for counselling, book an appointment with a GP. This service does not take self referrals.
District Nurses visit housebound patients who require general nursing services. You can contact them through the surgery.
Cancer Care and Palliative Care
Carol Moore is the Macmillan Nurse attached to our practice. Carol provides support for patients with cancer and also for patients that require palliative care. Your GP can arrange a referral to this service.