Non-urgent advice: Enhanced Access & Emergencies
Sunderland Enhanced Access Service
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.
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 need to see a doctor in an emergency outside of our usual opening hours, and are within the Sunderland, Gateshead & South Tyneside area, contact the NHS 111 service by dialling 111. Calls to this service are free from both mobiles and landlines. If you are outside these areas call 0191 4302597, calls to this number are chargeable.
You can also access any of the local Primary Care Centres.
If you require information on symptoms or need medical advice, please contact the NHS 111 service by dialling 111.