Patients and Visitors


We have a Pharmacy which as well as being the main point of contact for prescribed medication offers a range of over the counter remedies.

Outpatients Dispensary

The opening hours for the Outpatients Dispensary are:

Monday to Friday 9am until 5pm

Saturday, Sunday and Most Bank Holidays 10am until 1pm

Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Years Day 10am until 12 noon

Please note the Outpatient Dispensary can only dispense hospital prescriptions generated by South Tyneside NHS Foundation Trust prescribers. We are unable to dispense prescriptions issued by GP Surgeries or from the Urgent Care Centre.