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.
INFORMATION REGARDING URGENT CARE FOR CHILDREN IN SOUTH TYNESIDE
If a same day GP appointment is needed and none are available at the surgery you will be advised to call NHS 111 who will either book the child into the GP hub at South Tyneside, direct to the new South Tyneside Urgent Care for Children Service, or dircet to Paediatric Emergency Care at Sunderland Royal Hospital. Parents/ carers should NOT attend South Tyneside Urgent Care for children as a ‘walk in’ you must ring NHS 111 who will redirect you to the most appropriate service.
If you require information on symptoms or need medical advice, please call 111