Three Simple Steps

You Phone the Surgery

All our doctors are qualified to help, but if you want a particular one please call on the day they are working.

The Doctor Calls You Back

When? Usually within the hour. You can also ask them to call you at a time to suit you.

You are Always Seen if Needed

When? There is no need to book in advance. Nine out of ten patients choose a convenient time on the day.



No Account?


Only Saturday morning surgery is available for online booking.

Other Ways to Book or Cancel an Appointment

  1. By Telephone:
    Call 0191 219 6100 during our opening hours.
  2. In Person: Visit reception during opening hours.

Free Text Reminders

This service reminds you of an appointment via a text message. All registered patients are automatically opted into the service.

Please ensure if you wish to use this service we have your correct mobile telephone number and inform us as soon as possible if your number changes.

If you do not wish to subscribe please contact the surgery and inform reception that you wish to opt out.


If you anticipate that you may require an examination by the Doctor and feel that you would like a chaperone to be present, please make reception aware at the time of booking your appointment so that this can be arranged. Alternatively bring along a member of your family or friend to your appointment.