GP Events At Spire Washington Hospital

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Spire Washington Hospital offers an extensive calendar of educational events for GPs and Allied Health Professionals.

Spire Washington GP Events

Our consultants, who cover a full range of specialities including Orthopaedics, Dermatology, ENT, Plastics, Gynaecology and Urology aim to deliver education relevant to daily practice, tailoring the content with topics of choice, where possible and dedicating time to questions.

Not only is it possible to gain CPD points, but time is also available before the presentation to meet with colleagues in an informal setting, enjoying a meal and a drink. CPD certificates are sent electronically following the event.

Reserve Your Place

Our events are free of charge however places are limited.  To reserve your place please contact us on 0191 415 1272 ext 2375 or

Should you like to arrange an in-practice GP educational session then please contact us with your topic of interest and we will be delighted to facilitate.

Upcoming Events

Thursday 15 September 2016

Subject: Spinal Orthopaedics

Time: 6.00pm for 7pm - 8pm

Location: Spire Washington Hospital, Picktree Lane, Washington, Tyne & Wear, NE38 9JZ 

Speakers: Mr Pal Lakshmanan, Consultant Spinal Surgeon.

The talk from Mr Lakshmanan will cover the following areas of back pain:

  • Assessment tools and techniques for your patient
  • When to refer and who to for back pain
  • Treatment changes in the past 5 years

There will also be a question and answer session following the lecture.

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