Where to find hearing loss services

Audiology services for residents of Northumberland

When accessing audiology appointments there are five general appointments open to patients:

  • First hearing assessment
  • Hearing aid fitting
  • Re-assessment of hearing & fitting
  • Repairs (booked appointments only)
  • Troubleshoot appointments

Consumables (batteries, replacement tubing, tips, cleaning wires) are all available upon request and this can be done in the following ways:

  • Online
  • Telephone: 0191 223 1043
  • Post a request for replacements making sure you include a return address and clearly state what you need, to: The Audiology Department, Freeman Hospital, Freeman Road, High Heaton, Newcastle upon Tyne NE7 7DN

Please note there is currently no drop-in provision for repairs OR consumables.

Appointments may be offered at these sites

  • Alnwick Infirmary (reduced repair service – we recommend a postal request)
  • Battle Hill Health Centre, Wallsend (no repair service)
  • Benfield Park Healthcare & Diagnostic Centre (no repair service)
  • Corbridge Health Centre
  • Cramlington, Manor Walks Shopping & Leisure Centre (some appointments may be diverted to North Tyneside)
  • The Freeman Hospital
  • Morpeth NHS Centre (no repair service & reduced capacity currently, may be diverted to Cramlington)
  • North Tyneside General Hospital
  • Union Brae Surgery, Berwick

The contact number for all locations is: 0191 223 1043.

Email: tnu-tr.audiology@nhs.net

 

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