Opening Hours

Claypath Medical Practice

Monday to Thursday – 8.00 am-6.00 pm

Friday – 8.00 am – 5.30 pm 

University Health Centre

Monday to Friday – 8.30 am-5.00 pm 

Planned Closures

The practice closes for staff training on afternoons once a month and every Tuesday between 12noon and 1pm. During the planned closures, for any urgent queries please contact NHS 111.

The University Health Centre branch opening times are occasionally more restricted during vacations.

Upcoming planned closures:

  • Thursday 16 July 2020 – All Afternoon

Extended Opening Hours

The practice provides additional appointments on a Saturday morning from 8.00 a.m. – 1.00 p.m., at the University Health Centre.  These appointments are with practice clinicians and are bookable in advance through reception. Please note that there is no telephone access to the practice on a Saturday morning.

GP Extended Access

In addition, the Central Durham GP Federation provides “GP Extended Access” during weekday evenings and at weekends from the Meadowfield Surgery.  These appointments are available to patients from all practices in the Durham locality.  They are for non-emergency consultations and can be pre-booked by patients through their own practice’s reception team.

Last modified: August 14, 2020