Mr Townshend holds NHS clinics at North Tyneside General Hospital and Hexham General Hospital. Further infomation is available on the Trust website Northumbria received the HSJ Provider Trust of the year award 2013. North Tyneside General Hospital was voted the best hospital for Orthopaedic Surgical Training in the UK in 2014.


You will require a referral from your GP and clinics can be booked via NHS Choose and Book.


Mr Townshend works with a team including Mr Chris Harrison, Surgical Care Practitioner and a Speciality Trainee (Registrar) and whom you may meet during the course of your care.


NHS Secretary : Dawn McPhillips Tel 0191 2934021,

North Tyneside General Hospital

Rake Lane

North Shields

NE29 8NH

Hexham General Hospital

Corbridge Rd


NE46 1QJ

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