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New patients welcome - you can choose between; (this is not for online services registration)

  • Registering online (click here)   To register with Shinwell Medical Group Practice
  • Printing off Registration Form and completing by hand
  • Once you have returned your registration form, you will be giving an appointment with a HCA (Health Care Assistant) for a new patient medical (MEDICAL MUST BE ATTENDED OR YOU WILL NOT BE REGISTERED)


Continuity and Personalisation of Care

You should be able to see a regular GP of the practice, as we do not routinely employ locum GPs.

Shinwell cares for people in Peterlee and Horden and surrounding villages  in East Durham, in the North East of England


Christmas Closure

Christmas Holidays 2018

The surgery will be closed on Tuesday 25th December, Wednesday 26th December and Monday 1st January 2018 and reopen Thursday 27th December 2018.

The surgery will also be closed on New Years day Monday 1st January 2019 and reopen on Tuesday 2nd January 2018.

If you have a medical emergency, please ring NHS 111 or dial 999.

Please see our Enhanced Primary Care Access information for any further information about emergency assistance.

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