Gynaecology Ward (Ward D47)

The Trust has a dedicated ward providing specialist nursing care for patients with gynaecological, urological and breast conditions.

Gynaecology Outpatients

Gynaecology outpatient facilities are provided in a dedicated suite of rooms within the main Outpatient Department in the Chester Wing of Sunderland Royal Hospital.

Various procedures are carried out in this facility including:

  • general consultation
  • colposcopy
  • pessary insertion and management


Fertility services are also provided in Chester Lodge.

Sexual Health Services

The Department of Genitourinary Medicine is situated in a separate building on the Sunderland Royal Hospital site

Contraceptive services are situated in Chester Lodge and at various clinics throughout the City.  Further information can be found on the Contraceptive Services page.


Clinical Director
Mr Craig Steele – 0191 565 6256 ext 29781

Directorate Manager
Joanna Clark – 0191 565 6256 ext 42134

Jacqui Dyson

Lead Midwife
Sheila Ford

Ward D47 – 0191 565 6256 ext 49747

Maternity Unit Reception – 0191 565 6256 ext 47000