For Surgery COVID Advise and How we are working please see Lanchester Medical Centre Newsletter

When you have been asked to attend the surgery: Please come alone or with one carer or parent, where ever possible provide your own face covering, attend your appointment on time not before and do not attend if you have any new COVID symptoms.

Services to Support You or a Family Member

Support for Carers in County Durham - Contact 03000051213

Self Referral for support around your Mental Health Adults - Talking Changes

Self Referral for Support around anxiety and Mental Health for Children and Young Adults - Kooth

If you are self isolating Lanchester Partnership Support can offer to pick up shopping or prescriptions or just have a chat - Please ring 07925130310. This has an answer phone facility.



Dr I G Davidson


MBChB FRCGP DRCOG - Qualified Sheffield 1981 and became a family doctor in 1986.

Dr Davidson has been a GP in South Shields and Stanley prior to Lanchester Medical Centre.

Dr Julie Oliver (f)

Dr Julie Oliver

MRCGP GPwSI Community Gynaecology - Qualified  1996 University of Leeds with a special interest in Gynaecology.  Dr Oliver joined the practice in September 2019.

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