Welcome to Priory Medical Group
Welcome along to our surgery website where we hope you will quickly benefit from a user friendly layout and a wealth of information about the healthcare services available at all three of our sites. Find out when we are open and what to do when we are not, all from the comfort of your own home.
Priory Medical Group consists of our main surgery and 2 branches. Our main surgery is based in North Shields with branches in Hadrian Park, Wallsend and Percy Street, Tynemouth.
Good Friday and Easter Monday
To support the wider NHS during the COVID-19 Pandemic, our North Shields Branch will be open as usual on Good Friday and Easter Monday, should you need medical advice please call 0191 257 0223. Our GPs will be available to provide telephone and video consultations if required, and should you need to be seen in person, this can be arranged following the telephone consultation.
Coronavirus Pandemic Update - Please Read
Please see the link below for an update regarding access to our branches, GP and Nursing Appointments due to the coronavirus pandemic from Wednesday 18th March 2020.
Patient Information / FAQs
Fit Note Requests
Please see attached for information on fit note requests
Fit Note Guidance
Medication Ordering and Coronavirus
Please see attached for information on medication ordering
Medication and Coronavirus
Online access to appointments is currently suspended, however requests for non urgent conditions can be submitted via an e-consultation.
One Click Away
You can now access a number of services online. Ordering a repeat prescription or booking an appointment are just a click away.
If you are authorised for online services, you will be able to book or cancel appointments from the website links below.
To register for on line services, please obtain a registration form from one of our Receptionists, please show identification so that our staff can identify you correctly.
Health and Happiness
Our team are dedicated to your continued good health and approach your care with professionalism, discretion and friendliness. You can count on a warm welcome from everyone involved here at the practice.
Our premises are accessible to disabled people and include the provision of a toilet suitable for wheelchair access. There is an induction loop at the reception counter for patients who are deaf or hard of hearing. If you have difficulty accessing any of our premises please ring the bell located to the right of the external door. Additionally as our North Shields surgery has two floors there is also a patient lift.
Communicating with patients
We want to get better at communicating with our patients. Please see the accessible information link for further information.
Think Pharmacy First
Sometimes when you or your family are unwell, you may not need to make an appointment to see your GP (family doctor). Your local community pharmacist is a trained medical professional who can provide free advice on the best treatment for a wide range of illnesses and minor ailments.
(Site updated 08/04/2020)