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Welcome to Thornfield Medical Group

Our committed team provides NHS health care services to patients in Newcastle East, including NE1, NE2, NE6, NE7, NE12, NE28.

New patients are welcome.

You are welcome at Thornfield Medical Group.

We offer high-quality, patient-focused care to everyone regardless of race, religion, nationality, age, ability, sexual orientation or gender identity.

We believe patients and staff in the NHS should treat each other with dignity and respect.

Opening Times and Contact Details

Our regular opening hours, how to find us and all the ways to get in touch.


All the available options including face-to-face appointments, online consultations and other advice.

Repeat Prescriptions

Reordering a repeat prescription is quick and easy through the NHS app, or in person. You can collect medication from Molineux Street NHS Centre or at a pharmacy of your choice.

Consult our doctors online

Our SystmConnect service allows you to request advice and treatment from our practice online, giving you self-help advice for hundreds of common conditions. You can also submit requests for sick notes/fit notes, medication, test results and any other administrative query via SystmConnect.


Streetwise provides a range of health and wellbeing support services for young people aged 11-25 years.

Latest Health News

All the latest health updates, seasonal advice, and news from the practice and across the Thornfield Medical Group Primary Care Network.

Patient Choice: What is most important to you?

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Behind the scenes of a GP practice. Come and meet the team.

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Repeat Prescriptions: Don’t wait until it’s too late

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New Patients

Everyone is welcome at Thornfield Medical Group. We are currently accepting registrations from new patients who live within our practice boundaries. Find out more and apply here.

Messages in the NHS App

Received messages from Thornfield Medical Group in your NHS App, instead of by SMS text or letter. Download the NHS App and turn on notifications

More secure and more reliable.

Your Questions Answered

What are my appointment options? How do referrals work? What should I do when my GP is closed? Find answers to your questions, or ask a new one.

Our People

Meet our team and find out more about their roles, responsibilities and how they work to help patients.

Staff Training Dates 2024-2025

The surgeries will be closed on the following dates for staff training. Both surgeries and our phone lines will be closed. Both surgeries will reopen the following day as per our usual opening hours. Our phone lines will operate as normal from 8:30AM the following day.


Tuesday 21st May 2024 from 12:00PM.

Wednesday 19th June 2024 from 12:00PM.

Tuesday 17th September 2024 from 12:00PM.

Wednesday 16th October 2024 from 12:00PM.

Wednesday 12th November 2024 from 12:00PM.

Thursday 27th March 2025 from 12:00PM.