We do not offer Out of Hours services. If you need urgent medical assistance when we are closed, please call 111.
- This service is for emergencies
- It should not be used instead of a day time appointment
- All calls are monitored and will be reviewed by our Doctors
If you have a minor ailment you could visit your local pharmacy who will be able to provide you with some help or signpost you onto the next available service.
In an emergency please call 999.
Local Walk-in Centres/Minor Injuries Unit
There are two Walk-in Centres/Minor Injuries Units currently in our practice area; Queen Elizabeth Hospital walk in centre and Blaydon Minor injuries unit. Please find more details below.
Gateshead Walk In Centre – Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Sheriff Hill, Gateshead, NE9 6SX
The walk in centre is open 7am – 10pm, including weekend and Bank Holidays.
Blaydon Minor Injuries Unit – Shibdon Road, Blaydon
The minor injuries unit is open 8am – 8pm, including weekend and Bank holidays.