You can use the online services to check your symptoms and get instant advice, book appointments, order repeat prescriptions, view your GP medical record and more.
Welcome to Rickleton Medical Centre
We hope you take your time to browse our website where you will find lots of useful information about the surgery and the services we offer.
Please note that all pre-bookable appointments via the Patient online services can be done face-to-face or over the phone.
Our Mission Statement
Striving for excellence, small enough to care.
To continue to deliver an outstanding service to provide a positive impact on patients’ lives.
Out of Hours and Emergencies
If you can’t get an appointment with your GP or can’t get there during the day due to work or other commitments you can use the Enhanced Access Service.
Sunderland offers extra appointments seven days a week at your local out of hours site, alternatively it may be possible to arrange an appointment at another site across the city which your practice will arrange.
Get more information about the Sunderland GP Enhanced Access Service.
NHS 111 & Emergencies
111 is the NHS non-emergency number. It’s fast, easy and free. Call 111 and speak to a highly trained adviser, supported by healthcare professionals. They will ask you a series of questions to assess your symptoms and immediately direct you to the best medical care for you.
NHS 111 is available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. Calls are free from landlines and mobile phones.
In case of a life threatening emergency, please dial 999
Staff Training Dates
The surgery will be closed on the following Wednesday afternoons for staff training:
20 September 2023
18 October 2023
20 March 2024
New weight management programme21st September 2023
The 12 week programme is Free of charge and starts in September.
Gold Plus Accreditation for our Learning Disability Healthcheck Quality Framework7th September 2023
Sunderland Libraries: Literature Festival 20236th September 2023
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