Repeat Prescription Ordering Service
From September 2019 community pharmacies will no longer be able to order medicines on your behalf. This is to ensure safe and responsible issuing of medication and to prevent unnecessary medicine waste. To find out more information Click here
Increased Online Appointments
From the 1st of July we are increasing the amount of appointments that can be booked online. As well as more GP consultations you can book a smear, blood test, nurse practitioner or telephone consultation. To apply for online access please contact reception.
Patient Participation Group
We are looking to recruit new members to our Patient Forum. If you're interested in providing feedback to support changes to local Health Services, speak to a member of the reception team today.
Have you served in the Armed Forces?
As an Armed Forces Veteran friendly accredited GP practice we are actively improving the care we provide for Armed Forces veterans and their families. If you are an Armed Forces veteran please let the doctor or reception team know.
New Partner Joining the Practice
Dr Richard Jones will be joining the practice in February.
"I am very pleased to join the partnership at Dunelm Medical Practice having been a Registrar here during my GP training. I graduated from Edinburgh Medical School in 2005 and bring a wealth of hospital and research experience to the role. I have a young family that keep me busy outside of work too and I am looking forward to getting to know the patients as well as working with the wider team"
Dr Richard Jones
Extended hours - Evenings and Weekends
GPs in central Durham are working together to offer extra GP appointments from 6.30pm to 9pm on weekday evenings as well as Saturday 8am to 6pm and Sunday 8am to 1pm. This service is based at Meadowfield Surgery and is only accessible by appointment. Either call your surgery or 111 to book an evening or weekend appointment. GP extended hours - to book an appointment