Mrs Pamela Turnbull
Clinical nurse specialist breast care and surgical assistant
Mrs Turnbull's areas of specialty are breast care including lymphoedema, nipple and areola tattooing.
She sees patients in the urgent and non-urgent clinics patients who have been diagnosed with breast cancer after treatment.
Mrs Turnbull also sees atients who have been diagnosed with benign breast disease and who have a family history of breast cancer. She was involved with the implementation of the lymphoedema clinic at Wansbeck General Hopsital, in collaboration with our physiotherapists.
In partnership with fellow specialist nurse Lynn Turner, she runs nipple and areola tattooing for patients who have undergone breast reconstruction.
In addition to clinical commitments she works as a surgeon’s assistant on breast, reconstruction, laparoscopic, endocrine and general surgery
Mrs Turnbull sees patients at Wansbeck General Hospital.