Transgender Zone Practitioner Guide – North East – United Kingdom

Transgender Zone Practitioner Guide – North East – United Kingdom



North East

Do you need a surgeon, psychiatrist, psychologist, counsellor or mental health practitioner who specialises in transgender care needs? The Following Practitioner Guide is a useful tool to help you find a practitioner. Where possible we have followed up on recommendations, however, as always we rely on your recommendations do let us know.

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Tyne & Wear


The specialists secretary is now based at Cherry knowle Hospital, Upper Poplars, Ryhope, Sunderland, SR2 0NB
Appointments now take place both at the Grange Park Clinic and The Cherry Knowle

Dr Helen Greener, Consultant Psychiatrist, Cherry Knowle Hospital, Sunderland, Tyne and Wear, SR2 0NB

Secretary – Cherry Knowle hospital, Upper willows, Ryhope, Sunderland, SR2 ONB, Tel 0191 5699411.
Contact the service direct it has to be a referral from their GP, once accepted the current waiting time is approximately 6/7 months (however we have had reports from patients that due to a backlog and being understaffed this has increased to 2 years). Travel advice


Dr Dunleavy
Consultant Psychiatrist
Gender Dysphoria Panel, Division of Psychiatry
The Royal Victoria Infirmary,
Newcastle Upon Tyne

Speech Therapists

Mrs Susan Clark Head Speech and Language Therapist.
The Speech and Language Therapy Department, Royal Victoria Infirmary, Queen Victoria Road, Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE1 4LP Tel 0191 2824324
This is a Referral service, contact can be made via your GP, or if you have been referred by Dr Helen Greener as part of your assessment. Once accepted waiting time is between 2-4 weeks, not withstanding other factors.


Porterbrook Clinic
Michael Carlisle Centre
Sheffield Health and Social Care NHS Foundation Trust
75 Osborne Road
S11 9BF–transgender/gender-id-clinic

Telephone: 0114 2716671
Fax: 0114 2718693
Email: Porterbrook Clinic


Dr Johnson (St James, Leeds)
0113 283 6910 NHS

Dr Amal Y Beaini FRCP Psych
Consultant Psychiatrist
Hon. Lecturer Faculty of Medicine, 1st Floor
Newsam Centre, Seacroft Hospital
York Road Leeds, LS14 6UH

Dr Paul Belchetz
Leeds General Infirmary
Great George Street

Dr Celie Rowe, (Consultant Psychiatrist), NHS: Dept of Psychiatry, St James University Hospital, Leeds, LS9 7TF

Dr Kevan Wylie, (Consultant Psychiatrist), NHS: The Gender Dysphoria Service. Specialist Psychotherapy Directorate, Porterbrook Clinic, c/o Psychiatric Outpatient Clinic, Lyndhurst Rd, Nether Edge, Sheffield, S11 9EL,
Tel: 0114 2716671


Steve Wilson 01535 633461

Speech Therapists

Maggi Stratford
1 Grosvenor Road
Tel: 0113 318 2927


Mr Fenton 01977 518518 NHS & Private


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