Christmas and New Year Opening Times:
Please see below the opening times for over the holiday period.
The Practice will be closed from:
6.00pm on Monday 24th December-reopening at 8.00am on Thursday 27th December 2018
The practice will be closed from:
New Year week:
6.00pm on Monday 31st December - reopening at 8.00am on Wednesday 02nd January 2019
When the practice is closed. Please ring 111 or in an emergency 999.
Extra Care Appointments:
Evening and weekend appointments are now available with GP's for routine pre-booked services. CBC supports General Practices in Gateshead to improve access to primary care services. This includes making appointments available at times that are convenient to patients.
Newcastle and Gateshead Clinical Commissioning Group has arranged for additional appointments to be provided outside of normal GP practice hours by CBC Health.
The service offers pre-bookable, routine primary care appointments with a GP. The service is run from Central Gateshead Health Centre and Blaydon Primary Care Centre.
Monday - Friday 8.00am - 8.00pm
Saturday and Sunday 9.00am - 2.00pm
To book an appointment you must first contact your own GP practice. An appointment must be booked in advance of visiting the extended hours service.
Note that when you arrive for your appointment the clinician providing your care will ask you for your consent to access your detailed GP record. Should you need to cancel or re-arrange your appointment please contact your GP practice.
As from Thursday 28th September 2017 the Practice will offer Thursday evening 06.00pm-08.00pm and Saturday morning 09.00am - 01.00pm appointments. The appointments will be with Dr Akhtar and will be held at Blaydon Primary Care Centre.
Patients will need to ring Grange Road Medical Practice to book the appointments. Please note the appointments cannot be booked online. If you have any queries please speak to one of our Receptionists.
The doctors have 10 minutes for appointments
Dr Paul Shirley
Monday all day
Dr Elsa Randles
Tuesday and Wednesday all day
Dr Emily Hadaway
Monday and Thursday all day
Dr Sarah Ong
Wednesday all day
Dr Rhian Williams
Tuesday AM and Friday AM
Dr Anna Koerner
Tuesday, Thursday and Friday all day
Locum GP's are employed by the practice to cover annual leave.
Nurse Practitioner Appointments – Gill Betts
Thursday and Friday (morning and afternoon sessions).
Nurse Practitioner Appointments - Nicola Grant
Monday and Tuesday (morning and afternoon sessions)
Healthcare Assistant Appointments – Amanda Sargent
Tuesday all day and Wednesday morning
Healthcare Assistant Appointments - Lisa Ledgerwood
Monday all day, Wednesday all day
Practice Nurse Appointments - Susan kay
Tuesday all day
Practice Nurse Appointment - Suzanne Hall
Thursday and Friday all day
Paramedic Practitioner - Richard Sproat
Monday - Friday
ALL APPOINTMENTS FOR GP's, NURSES AND HEALTH CARE ASSISTANTS CAN NOW BE BOOKED ON LINE VIA THE INTERNET PLEASE ASK AT RECEPTION FOR A REGISTRATION FORM