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Regent Medical CentreRidley HouseHenry StreetGosforth, NE3 1DQTel: 0191 2236555
Would you like your repeat prescriptions to be sent to your chosen pharmacy electronically? This can be set up very easily just ask at the reception desk.
Do we have your current mobile telephone number? If not please see the Receptionist who can add it to your records, then in the future we can text you an appointment reminder.
The Practice is required by the Government to inform all patients of their own Named Accountable GP. The Named Accountable GP for all patients at Regent Medical Centre is Dr V Kaura. However you are still free to see any GP of your choice.
Click here for a detailed clinician timetable.
If you need medical help fast but it's not an emergency call 111, if it's a life-threatening emergency call 999.
Out-of-hours services are provided during the following periods when the surgery is closed: Monday - Friday 18:30 – 08:00. Saturday/Sunday and Bank Holidays - Closed
During normal practice opening hours, the practice remains your first point of contact for all routine requests.
NHS 111 is the number to call when you need medical help fast but it's not a life-threatening emergency. Calls to 111 are FREE from landlines and mobiles and is available 24/7, every day of the year.
You should call 111 when:
Call 999 for life threatening emergencies such as:
Please only use the out-of-hours service if your medical condition is such that you cannot possibly wait until the surgery opens again. The provision of an out-of-hours service costs local health authorities a lot of money and its resources are stretched by inappropriate use, meaning that patients who really need attention have to wait longer.
For more information about NHS 111 click here
If you meet any of the following criteria you may attend one of the NHS Walk-in Centres without having to make an appointment.
The name and address of the nearest Walk-in Centres are:
Ponteland Road Walk-In Centre (08:00 - 20:00 )169 Ponteland Road, Newcastle NE5 3AE0191 2719030
Westgate Walk-in Centre (08:00 – 20:00)Westgate Road, Newcastle NE4 6BE0191 2853000
Molineux Walk-In Centre (08:00 – 20:00)Molineux Street, Byker, Newcastle NE61SG0191 2755862
Minor Injuries Unit (08:00 – 21:00)Level 3, New Victoria Wing, RVI Newcastle upon Tyne0191 2820531