About D&F Medical Information site

Durham & Frontier Medical is a type of NHS trust, part of the National Health Service in England, that provides some primary and community services or commission them from other providers, and are involved in commissioning secondary care. Medical care "tourism" has become more common with patients combining surgery or treatment with a holiday to make it low cost and affordable in countries such as - France, South Africa, Greece, Spain, Belgium, China and South America to name just a few.

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Stop Smoking

  • How will stopping smoking benefit me?

    • You will reduce your risk of developing illness, death caused by cancer, heart or lung disease.
    • You will reduce your risk of gangrene or amputation caused by circulatory problems.
    • You will protect the health of those around you by not exposing them to secondhand smoke. More information visit NHS SmokeFree and Get Help Quitting Smoking.
    • You will reduce the chances of your children suffering from asthma or glue ear.
    • You will improve your fertility levels and your chance of a healthy pregnancy and baby.
    • You will improve your breathing and general fitness.
    • You will enjoy the taste of food more. More information visit Quit and Health Care


Health care should be taken seriously to make sure to diagnose any issuea with the health yourselves or those you care for.

You are at the centre of the way we practice: we organise ourselves around you. This enables us to provide you with your own unique personal support and guidance.

Central to our philosophy is respect for you as an individual. Your needs come first and our team is here for you. We aim to be understanding, supportive and efficient as we discuss your concerns and health needs.

You may want us to tailor your care, or perhaps you’d prefer to receive information that helps you make your own decisions – many people choose a combination of these two approaches.

  • Dental surgery abroad
  • Cosmetic surgery overseas
  • IVF fertility care treatment abroad
  • Eye surgery abroad
  • Private Health Care

D&F Medical Information site - please ask your doctor or nurse before taking any medial advice or help available online

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