Influenza / Pneumococcal / Shingles
Vaccinations are now available at the Surgery for eligible patients. Please contact reception to book in to the next available clinic if you are eligible for any of these vaccinations. If you wish to check eligibility please contact reception.
Meningococcal ACWY Vaccinations
Vaccinations are available at the Surgery for anyone born between 1/9/1998 - 31/8/1999 (2017 school leaver cohort), and anyone in this age group who has not yet received their vaccine are asked to contact reception to book an appointment with the Nurse to receive it.
Anyone under 25 years who were born after 1/9/1996 who missed their routine school Meningitis ACWY vaccinations are also eligible to receive their vaccine. Please contact reception to book an appointment.
If you are unsure whether you are eligible please contact the Surgery and request to speak to our Practice Nurse who will be happy to check / discuss with you.
Patient Participation Group
We now have an option to send comments and / or suggestions to the Patient Participation Group and / or Practice. If you select "Have your say" on main page, there is section within Patient Participation Group that allows a form to be completed and emailed to the Practice. Please use this to send comments and suggestions to the Group for discussion
Named Accountable GP
Practices now need to allocate all patients a named accountable GP who will have overall responsibility for the care and support that our surgery provides to you.
As of 1st March 2016 all patients at the practice have been allocated a named accountable GP.
For all patients at Bowburn Medical Centre, Dr. Armstrong will be your named accountable GP.
This is for administrative purposes only and all patients still have free choice to request an appointment with any GP or Practitioner in the practice.
Bowburn Medical Centre Online
The doctors and staff at Bowburn Medical Centre in Durham are proud to offer the highest standard of patient-centred healthcare.
We run many clinics for the management of chronic diseases such as asthma and diabetes and offer a wide variety of other medical services including antenatal and postnatal care, minor surgery, childhood vaccinations and well-person check-ups.
In addition to everything you need to know about the practice you will also find a wealth of health-related information in the menu on the right hand side. Please have a look around and do send us some feedback if you like.
Bowburn Medical Centre has disabled toilets and easy access for wheelchairs. Should you require assistance please ring the bell at the front door and a receptionist will assist you. There are disabled parking facilities located next to both site entrances.
Statement of Purpose
The Practice has to prepare a statement of purpose as part of CQC registration. Our statement can be viewed at the following link : Statement of Purpose Bowburn
Bowburn Medical Centre aims to provide high quality care in a responsive, supportive, courteous and cost-effective manner : Mission Statement Bowburn
(Site updated 25/02/2018)