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The practice was inspected and rated as OUTSTANDING by the Care Quality Commission on 16th August 2016.  The full report is published our website.
Westbourne Medical Group has been registered to provide GMS Services by the Care Quality Commission under the Health & Social Act as of 1st April 2014.  

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Wesbourne Medical Group

Kelso Grove

Shiney Row

Houghton le Spring

Tyne & Wear



Tel: 0191 3852512


Service Provider ID: 1-199692325


Registered Manager: Dr Suzanne McKay




 The Practice Philosophy


  • To provide an exemplary primary health care service for all patients registered with the practice making use of all the services available.
  • To remain passionate about patients health and to encourage self-care and self-understanding to allow patients to live a healthy lifestyle 
  • To work as a well motivated team embracing skill mix amongst our staff
  • To dedicate time to educating ourselves, our patients, colleagues, and students.
  • To treat everyone as an individual, without discrimination 

Legal Status


We are a Partnership comprising of:

Dr Suzanne McKay & Dr Jessica Chaplin

Practice Population September 2018      6300


Regulated Activities


We are registered to provide


  1.         The treatment of disease, disorder or injury


  1.         Diagnostic and screening procedures


  1.         Family Planning


  1.         Maternity and Midwifery services


  1.         Surgical procedures





Last updated April 18 ES









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