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Welcome to Dunelm Medical Practice
Dunelm Medical Practice serves patients across the Durham area including many of the surrounding villages.
Our regular team includes nine GP partners, one Nurse Practitioner, two Senior Practice Nurses, three Health Care Assistants, as well as our Business Manager, Deputy Manager, Nurse manager, Secretaries, Administration staff and Reception staff.
Locum GP's provide cover if our doctors are out of the practice for periods, e.g. training.
We offer a full general practice service and organise specialist appointments for the monitoring of chronic disease such as diabetes, asthma, heart disease and long term lung problems. We offer childhood immunisations and minor surgery. We also have specialist clinics for, foot care, dietary advice, Health and Well Being, and Pathways to Work.
The midwife runs clinics for the care of pregnant women and there is access to a Health Visitor.
GPs in central Durham are working together to offer extra GP appointments from 6.30pm to 9pm on weekday evenings as well as Saturday 8am to 6pm and Sunday 8am to 1pm. This service is based at Meadowfield Surgery and is only accessible by appointment. Either call your surgery or 111 to book an evening or weekend appointment.
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As an Armed Forces Veteran friendly accredited GP practice we are actively improving the care we provide for Armed Forces veterans and their families. If you are an Armed Forces veteran please let the doctor or reception team know.
Armed Forces Accreditation Certificate
(Site updated 19/02/2020)