Acute Medicine

The Trust's Acute Medicine department is based across the three units at the Northern General Hospital. its primary role is to provide patients with a rapid consultant led service, assessing, diagnosing and carry out early treatments for medical patients from both A&E and GP’s.

Patients may stay on our Medical Assessment Units up to 72 hours from there patients can be either discharged back into the community, transferred to a specialty ward or transferred to an alternative Trust site.

The team see patients with a number of problems these include:

  • General medical problems
  • Acute elderly care
  • Respiratory problems
  • Diabetes
  • Endocrine conditions
  • Gastroenterology
  • Stroke
Referral contact address

Acute Medicine,
Northern General Hospital,
Herries Road,
Sheffield, S5 7AU


Dr A KFletcher
Dr N Doddridge
Dr H Aung
Dr C Gardner
Dr A Cheema
Dr S Mofidi

For more information about this service call 0114 2715973.

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