Welcome to Durham Road Medical Group
Our Practice Welcomes New Patients
Covid Drop In Clinics
Anyone over the age of 18, who have not yet had their first dose can attend a drop-in clinic without an appointment, while those who are waiting for their second dose can turn up as long as they received their first injection of the COVID-19 vaccine at least eight weeks before. See link below for more information.
We do not take repeat prescriptions over the phone. You can order your prescriptions as follows;
Drop repeat slip into surgery
Contact your regular pharmacy to order by phone (Many pharmacies are happy to take prescription orders over the phone if you register with them)
Please follow this link for information regarding covid vaccinations at GP practices. Covid vaccinations at GP practices
Self Isolation and Support
Please follow the links for videos on understanding self isolation and support:
Children's A&E is moving:
The Royal Hospital for Sick Children ('The Sick Kids') closes on 23rd March. If your child or young person needs to go to the Emergency Department, from 8am on Tuesday 23 March, you must go to the new Royal Hospital for Children and Young people at Little France.
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Our Doctors have requested that patients DO NOT attend the practice at 8 am in the mornings to book appointments. Please make appointments by telephone only.
The following are possible symptoms of covid:
- high temperature or fever
- a new continuous cough
- loss of sense of smell or taste
- shortness of breath
For further details or if you need a covid test, please follow the link below:
Attending the Practice
If a GP has requested to see you in the Practice, we kindly ask you wear a face covering, such as a mask or a scarf.
For further information regarding face masks please follow the link below:
Face mask information
Please do not contact our GP surgery regarding sick notes for suspected coronavirus. We would appreciate this at this difficult time. Please read the following link below, please also, direct your employer to the link below for details.
For further details, please see 'further information' on right tab.
Please follow this link for information regarding local NHS stop smoking services.
Please contact NHS 24 if you need urgent medical attention. Telephone number 111.
We now have both male and female Doctors working in the practice.
Durham Road Medical Group Online
We hope that our website will provide clear and concise help and give our patients the information they require in an easy and convenient format. We are still developing the website, so please let us know if there glaring errors, or if you have suggestions!
Our dedicated team are here to treat those minor ailments that occur as well as providing specialist management of long-term conditions and clinics covering a wide range of healthcare issues. The website allows you to order repeat prescriptions on line.order a repeat prescription .
Partners in Care
Once registered, patients and healthcare professionals work together to ensure the most appropriate care is provided.
(Site updated 21/07/2021)