Out of Hours

What to do when the Surgery is CLOSED

Contact a Doctor

To contact a Doctor when the Surgery is CLOSED, please telephone: 0191 513 0884
If you develop chest pain please dial 999 immediately

Urgent Care Centres

Seaham:
Open Monday – Friday 9:00am – 5:00pm by appointment.
Tel: 0191 581 8408

Peterlee:
Open every day 24 hours

The Urgent Care Centres deal with people who are suffering from minor illness:

  • a cough
  • cold
  • sore throat
  • ear infection
  • diarrhoea or vomiting

Seaham Urgent Care Centre is by appointment, but appointments are usually available the same day.

The urgent care centres do not deal with ongoing problems or chronic disease, for example, diabetes or asthma.

They are not able to provide sick notes.