Welcome to Bewicke Medical Centre
Bewicke Medical Centre has around 10.000 patients on their list and covers the Howdon, Willington Quay and Part of Wallsend area. The surgery has 6 partners and 2 salaried GP's. The surgery is also a training practice and has 2nd year foundation doctors and 3rd , 5th year medicals students each year.
We are confident that our website will provide clear and concise help and give our patients the information they require in an easy and convenient format. It has been designed with the patient’s needs at the forefront of everything, from checking surgery times to letting us know what you think of us.
February 20th Closed for Staff Training from 12noon
The surgery will be closed from 12noon today for staff training. It will reopen at 8am on Friday 21st February. If you have a non-life threatening emergency log into eConsult for self-help information or call NHS 111.
For all life threatening emergencies call 999
The NHS in England and Public Health (PHE) are extremely well prepared for outbreaks of new infectious diseases. The NHS has put in place measures to ensure the safety of all patients and NHS staff while also ensuring services are available to the public as normal.
The risk to the general public is moderate. If you have arrived back to the UK from mainland China, Thailand, Japan, Republic of Korea, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Singapore, Malaysia or Macau within 14 days, follow the specific advice for returning travellers.
Call 111 now if you've been
- to Wuhan or Hubei Province in China in the last 14 days ( even if you do not have symptoms)
- to other parts of China, including Macau and Hong Kong, in the last 14 days and have a cough, high temperature or shortness of breath (even if its mild)
- to Thailand, Japan, Taiwan, Singa pore, Republic of Korea or Malaysia in the last 14 days and have a cough , high temperature or shortness of breath (even if its mild)
- in close contact with someone with confirmed coronavirus
Do not go to a GP Surgery, Community pharmacy or Hospital. Call 111, stay indoors and avoid close contact with other people.
Further information is available on NHS.UK