Archive – April, 2016

North East symposium on sports injuries and exercise medicine

Stadium of Light, Sunderland Thursday 5 May, 6pm-9pm £25 fee will include finger buffet and certificate of attendance £20 for BASEM members Key speakers are: Dr Bryan English – Medical officer, Derby County FC Mrs Helen Millson – Sports physiotherapist specialist Dr PPJ Raju – Consultant MSK radiologist, North Tees and Hartlepool NHS Foundation Trust […]

We want to hear from young people

This will be a great way for you to have your say and be heard. If you are interested we are holding two group meetings at: University Hospital of North Tees on 4 May, 2016, 4pm – 6pm University Hospital of Hartlepool, 11 May, 2016, 4pm – 6pm Drinks and a light bite will be […]

Annie gets hip replacement surgery aged 95

Annie had been in discomfort and pain with her right hip for many months and after visiting her GP she was referred to North Tees and Hartlepool NHS Foundation Trust. Associate specialist in orthopaedics and trauma Manesh Vaghela assessed her and was able to perform the surgery at the University Hospital of Hartlepool. Annie has […]

Helping smokers who are pregnant to quit

The clinic is held every Wednesday morning in women’s outpatients at the University Hospital of North Tees and Thursday at the University Hospital of Hartlepool. It has been developed with the national babyClear programme and is run by midwives and stop smoking advisors to demonstrate to pregnant mums how smoking in pregnancy harms unborn babies. […]

On a roll is just what the doctor ordered

If you’ve enjoyed a sandwich from our patient or retail menu, it’s more than likely from our local suppliers On a Roll Sandwich Company who create our Pick of the Pantry range. The company has a long-standing partnership with North Tees and Hartlepool NHS Foundation Trust, supplying to us for the last seven years. On […]