Birtley Medical Group

In case of an ’emergency’ or when the surgery is closed, you have below options available to you:

  • If your problem is an emergency or life threatening, please call 999.
  • If you require information on symptoms or need medical advice, please call 111.

NHS 111 FAQs

Walk-In Centre

Gateshead NHS Walk-in Centre at now at Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Sheriff Hill, Gateshead, NE9 6SX .

They are able to  give advice and treatment for a range of minor illnesses and minor injuries and are open from 7am to 10pm seven days a week including bank holidays. No appointment is needed.


Opening Times
Monday07:00 - 18:00
Doors close 17:45
Tuesday07:00 - 18:00
Doors close 17:45
Wednesday07:00 - 20:00
Doors close 19:45
Thursday07:00 - 18:00
Doors close 17:45
Friday07:00 - 18:00
Doors close 17:45