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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


Community Midwives

Offer full ante-natal, maternity and post-natal care for more information ring 01429 266654 and ask to be put through to Midwifes at Peterlee Community Hospital - between 9am and 10am Monday to Friday

Community Nurses

The District Nurses work with the practice providing nursing care, advice and support. They work in close liaison with the Doctors and give support to elderly patients and patients too ill to attend. They also liaise with Twilight Nurses, Macmillan Nurses etc.

Health Visitors

Work in close liaison with the practice, concentrating on families with children under 5 years and especially new babies.


Mrs Sharon Curry (f)
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