Our hospitals offer a range of emergency and elective orthopaedics services including:
South Tyneside District Hospital
Via the hospital switchboard 0191 4041000
Sunderland Royal Hospital
Ward D43 0191 5699743
Ward D48 0191 5699748
Fracture Clinic 0191 5699015
Ward 9 is the inpatient orthopaedic ward and is situated on level 3 of the main hospital block.
Orthopaedic outpatient clinics including trauma clinics are delivered from the main outpatient department of the main hospital building
All patients attending for planned surgery should attend the Surgical Centre Reception on level 1 of the main hospital building.
The Orthopaedic and Fracture Clinic is situated at Sunderland Royal Hospital in Entrance 3 next to the Adult Emergency Department.
Inpatient care is provided from Wards D42, D43 and D48.
Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon and Clinical Lead for Trauma and Orthopaedics- Mr S Gangopadhyay
Business Manager- Mrs H Turnbull
Ward Manager of Ward 9- Sr K Kirkbride
Trauma Nurse Coordinator- Sr D Tickner
Orthopaedic Outreach Team Sister- Sr V Shaw
Divisional General Manager – Lorraine Nelson
Directorate Manager – Jackie Jardine
Clinical Director – Stephen Green