Tyne & WearQueen Elizabeth Hospital

NHS Trust Hospital
Queen Elizabeth Hospital Site Queen Elizabeth Avenue, Gateshead NE9 6SX

0191 445 2153
http://www.qegateshead.nhs.uk

Specialist Services Available at this Hospital

  • Obstetric Consultant-led
  • Alongside / Co-located MLU
  • Homebirth
  • Fetal Medicine Doctors
  • Special Care Baby Unit (SCBU)
  • Diabetes Specialist / Link Midwife
  • Drug & Alcohol Support
  • Clinic for women with a history of previous loss early pregnancy
  • Bereavement Service
  • Teenage pregnancy support
  • Raised Body Mass Index (BMI) Support
  • Support for women who have had caesarean section but want a natural birth
  • Alternative pain relief
  • Postnatal ward with the opportunity for partner to stay over
  • Epidural Service
  • Stop smoking service

You can contact your family doctor, (your G.P. ) in the first instance and make an appointment to see the midwife. If you experience any problems contacting a midwife you can contact your chosen maternity unit for information.

By Bus: Most of the bus services that run past the QE are run by Go North East.

Car Parking: Car park spaces are available.

Disabled Parking: Disabled parking is available free of charge for Blue Badge holders in designated ‘disabled’ spaces in our hospital car parks.

An interactive Google Map will be available here when you have an Internet connection