• Welcome to Bridges Medical Practice

    We are currently accepting new patients.

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  • Ordering prescription

    To help with current pressures within the GP surgery, you can order your prescriptions via patient access/NHS app or email us your request at NGGCG.BridgesMedicalPractice@nhs.net.

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  • Help your GP surgery

    Download the NHS app free on the app store. You can book appointments, view bloods results and order medication.

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  • Safe Surgery

    The Bridges Medical Practice are proud to be part of the safe surgery scheme.

    You do not need proof of ID, address, immigration status or NHS number to register. Rough sleepers can also use our surgery's address in order to be registered with a GP.

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  • Armed Forces Veteran Friendly Accreditation

    If you are ex-forces, please let your GP know to ensure you are getting the best possible care as we have a dedicated clinician who has a specialist knowledge of military related health conditions and veteran specific health services.

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  • Members of the Family Doctors Association

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  • Same day access for patients aged 12 or under

    Bridges Medical Practice will see any acutely unwell child aged 12 or under that same day. Call reception and our admin team will assist you. 

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Welcome to Bridges Medical Practice

Covid Restrictions

We are currently being told that from 25th February all covid restrictions will be relaxed. However, our duty of care to staff and vulnerable patients will not be, and we will therefore be retaining a policy of mandatory face-coverings in the practice in order to minimise the risk of spreading covid.

Bridges Medical Practice is an established, friendly GP practice providing first-class primary care in the heart of Gateshead. We are located in Trinity Square Health Centre, close the local shops and pharmacies and transport links.

Technology allows us to offer you a wide range of services from the comfort of your home, such as ordering a repeat prescription, making and cancelling an appointment, as well as accessing part of your medical records.

Our dedicated team are here to treat those minor ailments that occur as well as providing specialist management of long-term conditions and clinics covering a wide range of healthcare issues.

Opening Hours

When we're open:

  • Monday08:30 - 18:00
  • Tuesday08:30 - 18:00
  • Wednesday08:30 - 18:00
  • Thursday07:30 - 18:00
  • Friday08:30 - 18:00
  • SaturdayClosed
  • SundayClosed
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Information from the Care Quality Commission

Our practice is inspected by the Care Quality Commission (CQC) to ensure we are meeting essential standards of quality and safety.

This widget provides a summary of the results of the latest checks carried out by the CQC.

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