Patient quote


Patient and visitor guides


Help keep our hospitals clean


Patient quote


Patient and visitor guides


Help keep our hospitals clean


Specialist Haematology Services

Haemophilia / Haematology Unit

Level 3 Leazes Wing, Royal Victoria Infirmary

Contact: (0191) 282 4772 (Nursing staff) (Julie Vowles - Snr Haemophilia Nurse Specialist)

The Haemophilia Centre is based on level 3 in the Leazes Wing. This is the Regional Haemophilia Comprehensive Care Centre which looks after patients with haemophilia and other bleeding disorders. Care is provided for both children and adults. A range of specialists (including Orthopaedics, Infectious Diseases, Obstetrics and Dental) work closely with the Haemophilia Centre staff.


All patients with bleeding disorders have direct open access to the Haemophilia Centre. If you have any bleeding problems please phone the number below for advice.


Out of hours advice is available:    

Adults - Haematology ward (ward 33) at Freeman Hospital 0191 213 8306       

Children -Paediatric A&E Department 0191 282 6111 


Opening hours: 8am - 4.45pm (Monday - Friday)


Contact details:


Nursing Staff:

0191 2824772

Reception / Appointments:

0191 2824765


0191 2820814


Directions to the Haemophilia Centre:

From the multi-storey car park follow signs to the LEAZES WING. The Centre is on Level 3.

The nearest entrance is LEAZES WING MAIN ENTRANCE - on RICHARDSON ROAD. There are dropping off car spaces.

Disabled parking is available near the LEAZES WING MAIN ENTRANCE and on RICHARDSON ROAD.                          




Nursing Staff:

Julie Vowles

Amy Jungmann

April Jones

Lesley Basey

Sandra Bell

Senior Haemophilia Nurse Specialist (

Paediatric lead (



Consultant Haematologists:

John Hanley

Kate Talks

Tina Biss

Dr Brigit Greystoke


Social Worker:

Karen Staker



David Hopper







How to find us

Directions to the ward from Peacock HallShow [+] Hide [-]

This corridor is currently closed.


How to get to the hospital

Directions to the ward from Leazes WingShow [+] Hide [-]

If you have come through the Leazes Wing Main Entrance from Richardson Road then follow these directions to find us:

  • Come through the Leazes Wing Main Entrance, walk past the reception desk towards Costa Coffee and turn right.
  • Walk down the corridor and take the next corridor on the left, then take the first right (signposted Haemophilia/Haematology).

How to get to the hospital

Directions to the department from the Multi Storey Car ParkShow [+] Hide [-]

If you have used our Multi Storey Car Park then follow these directions to find us:

  • Leave the car park on Level 2, walk along the corridor until you come to the stairs on your right (food court on your left), take the stairs to level 3.
  • Follow the signs for the Leazes Wing, and the Haemophilia/Haematology Unit is signposted (it is opposite Ward 39).

How to get to the hospital

Things you need to know

  • To change appointments contact our reception staff  0191 282 4765.
© Copyright Newcastle upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust 2018 Site by TH_NK