Dunston Ward

Acute Stroke Unit

Visiting times

2pm to 4pm 

6pm to 8pm.

Anyone wanting to visit outside normal visiting is welcome to arrange to do so with the nurse-in-charge.

To contact this ward

Tel:  01603 288068

Tel:   01603 287071


Special Instructions

Visitors are reminded to wash their hands, to please not sit on the beds, and to keep visiting down to two people per patient at any one time. Please also limit flower pots and flower arrangements to one per patient for safety reasons.

The ward is positioned next to the Dermatology department.

How to Find Us

The ward is located on Level 1 in the Centre Block.
Please use the Inpatients West and Centre or Inpatients East and Centre entrance/s and follow the signs to Dunston Ward.
If you are coming by car and need to park, the closest car park/s are K, L, M, N, O.

If the car park is full, further spaces may be available in the new 310-space public car park opposite A&E. Please note this car park is operated independently to the hospital car parks. For further information click here.

For a map showing the location of the car parks at the NNUH, please click here