Healthcare Team

We have a wider healthcare team that are based external to the practice, but provide care and support to our patients.


Vranda Barbieri


We have a Phlebotomist available for blood tests within the practice every Tuesday and Thursday morning.  Appointments can be made with our reception staff.

Community Midwife

Our midwife, Emma Gibson, is based at South Tyneside District Hospital.

Should you wish to contact the midwife, please ring 0191 404 1000.

Community Nursing

The district nurses are based at Palmers Hospital in Jarrow. If you have a general query for the district nurse please call 0191 402 8168 throughout the day.

Health Visitors

Our Health Visitor, Lynn Gale, is part of a team based at Clarendon.

Should you wish to contact them, please ring 0191 283 1508.