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Surgery Information

Contact us, opening times and joining the surgery.

Surgery phone number and address

  • Address: William Brown Medical Centre, Manor Way, Peterlee, County Durham, SR8 5TW
  • Telephone: 0191 569 1060
  • Email: nencicb-cd.epmgenquiries@nhs.net
  • Manager: Theresa Davies


Access to the building

The practice is fully accessible to users and provides a disabled toilet facility, disabled access platform and disabled parking bays.

Visit us:

  • By foot – we are situated 2 minutes from Peterlee main centre
  • By car – we are situated on the main Peterlee route, with parking via a private car park
  • By bus – we are on the main Peterlee bus route and situated 2 minutes walk from the main bus stop


Opening times

Our surgery core opening times are:

8:30am – 6:00pm
8:30am – 6:00pm
8:30am – 6:00pm
8:30am – 6:00pm
8:30am – 6:00pm


Extended hours access

If you need an appointment outside of core surgery hours then please speak to our reception team regarding extended access appointments. Evening and weekend appointments are available at our surgery and in our central hub at Peterlee Health Centre – including for vaccinations, health checks and screenings. Book with our reception team for appointments during the following hours:

  • 7am – 8am weekdays
  • 6.30pm – 8pm weekdays 
  • 9am – 5pm Saturdays 


Surgery staff

When you get in touch we will use the information you give us to choose the most suitable doctor, nurse or health professional to help you. 

  • Practice Manager: Theresa Davies 
  • Assistant Practice Manager: Bethany Davies
  • General Practitioners: Dr David G Anderson MB BS FRCGP Dip Ther MClinEd, Dr Michael Young MB ChB BAO LRCP/S(I), Dr Paula MA Graham MB BS, Dr Marc Lamplugh MB ChB MRCGP MRCS Ed, Dr Chukwuemeka Eluchie, Dr Jubril Obafolahan, Dr Harriet Williamson, Dr D Doney, Dr O Olube, Dr Lawal
  • Pharmacists: Katherine Cox, Ellie Parks, Gosia Baines, Bethany Waters, Carmel Kisten
  • Pharmacy Technician: Kelly Butler, James Hockaday (trainee)
  • Nurse Practitioners: Tracey Elliott BSc(Hons), Amie Myers BSc(Hons), Claire Martin BSc(Hons), Jane Atherton, Victoria Cave, Julie Milner
  • Practice Nurses: Belinda Barker RN, Sharron Dickson RN, Vicky Martin, Leanne Crane, Fisayo Lawal, Claire Clarkson, Heidi Matthews
  • GP Assistant: Fiona Bell
  • Health Care Assistants: Louise Parkin, Vicky Maddison, Claire Tose, Summer Vincent, Dwayne Appleton, Caroline Maddouri, Fiona Bell
  • Phlebotomists: Jackie Presho, Summer Vincent

Joining the surgery

To join the surgery please complete a Patient Registration Form (for both adults and children) and a New Patient Questionnaire (required for adults only). These can also be obtained from our reception team. Once completed please bring the forms to the surgery; it may be helpful if you bring one or more of the following identification documents with you: 

  • passport
  • birth certificate
  • HC2 certificate
  • rough sleepers’ identity badge
  • hostel or accommodation registration or mail forwarding letter

New patients can join our surgery from outside our catchment area. Our catchment area covers Blackhall Rocks, Blackhall Colliery, Castle Eden, Easington Colliery, Easington Village, Haswell, Hawthorn, Hesleden, Horden, Hutton Henry, Old Shotton, Peterlee, Sheraton, Shotton Colliery, South Hetton and Wingate.

Visitors to the area may attend our surgery and register as a temporary resident; this means you can arrange an appointment for friends or relatives staying with you or a child home from university in the usual way. 


Patient Participation Group (PPG)

Our PPG works to improve communication between the surgery and its patients, to ensure the services we offer meet the needs of all our patients. We are always looking for enthusiastic people to join the group, share ideas on how services could be changed or improved and be involved in making those changes for the good of the patients and the surgery. If you are interested in getting involved or would just like to find out more, please contact our Practice Manager.


Primary Care Networks

To meet the increasing needs of patients our surgery is working together with community, mental health, social care, pharmacy, hospital and voluntary services in the local area in groups of surgeries known as primary care networks (PCNs). Our surgery is part of the Easington Central PCN. 


Integrated Care System

Integrated care system (ICS) are partnerships of organisations that come together to plan and deliver joined up health and care services, and to improve the lives of people who live and work in their area. Our surgery is part of the North East and Cumbria ICS


Surgery leaflet

View our surgery leaflet for further detailed information.

Page last reviewed: March 22nd, 2024