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Bevan Medical GroupTel: 0191 526 1643
Easington Medical CentreTel: 0191 527 0529
Peterlee Health CentreTel: 0191 5184147
Station Road SurgeryTel: 0191 526 5913
Haswell SurgeryTel: 0191 526 3200
Child Health Services - Baby Clinic's
Monday 14:00 – 15:00 - alternative weeks (Peterlee Surgery)
Thursday 9:00 – 12:00 - every week (Bevan Medical Group)
Friday 10:30 – 12:00 - alternative weeks (Easington Surgery)
The clinic, which is run by the doctor and practice nurse, is intended to provide complete health care for your child from birth to 5 years. This includes immunisations, developmental checks and general advice. It is important that your children are fully immunised against all childhood diseases. You will be sent a reminder when an injection is due. If you are unable to attend the appointment given, please contact us and we will organise another appointment.
Family Planning Care
The practice provides a comprehensive, confidential family planning service including:
We recommend that smears are taken every three years (unless advised otherwise). This will be carried out by the practice nurse.
Diabetes/Asthma/Coronary Heart Disease and other Chronic Diseases
We provide comprehensive care for those suffering from chronic diseases. Please make an appointment with the practice nurse.
Well Person Examinations
If you would like a health check which includes, a urine test , diabetes screening, recording your blood pressure, height, weight, etc., please make an appointment with the practice nurse. The Well Persons’ Examination also includes a risk assessment for coronary heart disease.
Our trained staff can offer a variety of minor surgical procedures. You will be fully informed of your procedure and asked to complete a consent form.
We have a practice-based counselling service that your doctor can refer you to.
Please make an appointment with the practice nurse approximately 8 weeks before you are due to travel. More information is available on the above tab.
If you require any vaccinations relating to foreign travel you need to make an appointment with the practice nurse to discuss your travel arrangements. This will include which countries and areas within countries that you are visiting to determine what vaccinations are required.
There is further information about countries and vaccinations required on the links below
It is important to make this initial appointment as early as possible - at least 6 weeks before you travel - as a second appointment will be required with the practice nurse to actually receive the vaccinations. These vaccines have to be ordered as they are not a stock vaccine. Your second appointment needs to be at least 2 weeks before you travel to allow the vaccines to work.
Some travel vaccines are ordered on a private prescription and these incur a charge over and above the normal prescription charge. This is because not all travel vaccinations are included in the services provided by the NHS.
Travel Health Questionnaire
To help us offer the appropriate advice, please fill out the online form before coming to see the nurse.
Travelling in Europe
If you are travelling to Europe a very useful booklet has been published with advice and guidance to help you get the most out of your holiday. To visit please click:- http://ec.europa.eu/publications/booklets/eu_glance/86/en.pdf (this is a large document and may take a minute or two to view)
Some services provided are not covered under our contract with the NHS and therefore attract charges. Examples include the following:
The fees charged are based on the British Medical Association (BMA) suggested scales and our reception staff will be happy to advise you about them along with appointment availability.
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