Heaton Road Surgery

0191 265 5911

Karen Stokoe

Karen joined our surgery in May 2018.  Pharmacists are qualified healthcare professionals trained over 5 years to become specialists in medicines and how they work.  Karen has also completed further training to qualify as a prescriber.  The clinical pharmacists role includes medication reviews for long term health conditions such as asthma, COPD, diabetes and CHD.  Karen carries out health checks and can advise on the management of side effects from medication.