Physical Health and Medicines Management Team, Dryden Road Clinic (Gateshead) – NTW082

The Physical Health and Medicines Management Team, based at Dryden Road Clinic in Gateshead, provides both long term condition management and a specific bridging service for people who have required longer term involvement but who have now reached a point in their recovery where it is appropriate to discharge to Primary Care Services to be managed by their GP (where they receive on-going medication and treatment).

The team provide a range of mental health interventions to ensure that you receive the treatment that is appropriate for you. Services include:

  • Clozapine clinic
  • Depot injection clinics
  • Nurse led clinics

The team work closely with the Community Treatment Teams (CTTs) and together aim to provide a consistent and professional service. The team is made up of nursing staff and is also supported by a Doctor.

Who is the team for?

The team is for men and women over the age of 18 years who require support for long term mental health problems.

How can I get referred?

You can be referred by your Community Treatment Team or Consultant Psychiatrist.

Contact

0191 441 6720

Address

Dryden Road Clinic 134 Dryden Road Low Fell Gateshead NE9 5BY

Opening Times

Monday 9am – 5pm Tuesday 9am – 5pm Wednesday 9am – 5pm Thursday 9am – 5pm Friday 9am – 5pm

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