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.
Please note e-consultations are only able to submitted between 8am and 6pm, Monday to Friday, excluding Bank Holidays.
Mask Wearing and Social Distancing from 19th July 2021
Please do not call the GP practice about the COVID-19 vaccine, it prevents other urgent calls getting through.
For up to date information on the COVID-19 vaccination programme, please go to https://tynehealth.org.uk/covid-19/. This includes information on who is currently being invited for their vaccination and a comprehensive list of Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ). Please be assured,you will be for your COVID vaccine when it is your turn.
See a GP by Video with Livi, even at the weekend
Patients of Priory Medical Group can now see an NHS GP by video using Livi. Get medical advice, prescriptions and referrals on the same day – both on weekdays and at weekends.
The service is provided free on the NHS.
You can download the Livi app to your mobile phone or tablet, at the App Store or Google Play. Or visit ww.livi.co.uk for more information.
Livi GPs are all GMC-registered NHS GPS, who (with your consent) will be able to access your medical records and give you a considered, in-depth diagnosis based on your medical history.
Get the Livi app here: https://bit.ly/3e7Uir5
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 22/07/2021)