Primary Care Walk In Centre’s

Please note that these centre’s are ‘WALK IN CENTRES’ however you may have to wait as they operate an appointment system.  If you wish to book an appointment without walking in you will need to call the NHS number  ‘111’  be prepared to answer a list of questions the questions are to help the operator to direct you to the most appropirate person to deal with your problem.  However  the default may be to see your GP on the same day if you have tried to get an appointment at your surgery or we are closed please let the operator know that there were no appointments for that day and they will then be able to choose the next propriate person on the list for example the doctor at the walk-in centre.

Walk In Centres can treat the following conditions;

Minor Illnesses Asthma problems, back pain, chest infections, conjuntivitis, coughs/colds, cystitis, diarrhoea/vomitting, earache, fever flu like symptoms, hay fever, headaches, morning after pill, rashes, skin infections such as impetigo, sore throat, stomach pain.

 You can also be seen for Minor injuries bites, cuts/scrapes, minor accidents sprains/strains, suspected broken bones & fractures urgent dressings.

For more information on local walk in  centre’s please go to

Houghton Primary Care Centre
Brinkburn Crescent
Tyne & Wear

Telephone: 0191 5025662

Opening Times  Mon -Fri 10:00 am – 10:00pm   Sat – Sun 8:00am – 10:00pm

Bunnyhill Primary Care Centre
Hylton Lane

Telephone: 0191 5195800

Opening Times  Mon -Fri 10:00 am – 10:00pm   Sat – Sun 8:00am – 10:00pm

Washington Primary Care Centre
Princess Ann Park
NE38 7QZ

 Telephone: 0191 5027569

Opening Times  Mon -Fri 10:00 am – 10:00pm   Sat – Sun 8:00am – 10:00pm


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