We are facing unprecedented demand on appointments due to the current pandemic, and have staff shortages both clinical and administrative. 

Please bear with us in the short term and do not seek appointments for routine matters or straightforward medication reviews.

During the COVID Pandemic how you access the surgery and see your Doctor/Nurse has changed please click here for more information. 


If you have symptoms associated with coronavirus including a new continuous cough and a high temperature, you are advised to stay at home for 10 days.

Do not book a GP appointment or attend your GP Practice.

If your symptoms are serious, or get worse, NHS 111 has an online coronavirus service that can tell you if you need further medical help and advise you what to do.

Only call 119 if you cannot go online, or are advised to do so by the online service.

For the latest Covid-19 advice please visit

COVID VACCINATIONS: If you are a healthcare worker currently working within a healthcare setting please contact us to inform us of your role so we can keep your medical records up to date.

If you need help support with domestic violence/ abuse during these unprecedented times please check here.

If you're struggling with anxiety/mental health issues during social isolation; you can contact the new 24 hour mental health emergency number:

0300 303 3972 

Please note our privacy notice has been added to during the pandemic you can check this here.


Online consultation is the best way to contact your GP whilst the social isolation measures are in place:

Please click here if you would like an online consultation.


Contact Details

The surgery is located in the centre of Handbridge on Greenway Street.

Coming from the city centre cross the bridge into Handbridge and we are first right just before Edge Butcher. The surgery will be seen on the left of this street. Coming from Overleigh Roundabout you will pass the cemetry, the road bends to the left after which there is a row of shops on the left. Greenway street is the first left turn after the butcher.

PARKING - We have a small car park (fits around 5 cars) but cannot guarantee anyone a space in this. We can not be held responsible for any loss or damage to any any vehicles/belongings in vehicles.

Please be aware that car parking is restricted on Greenway Street 8am-6pm Monday to Saturday; Unless you display a valid Blue Disabled Badge for either the driver or the passenger. Traffic wardens carry out regular patrols and will issue a parking ticket; if you choose to park on Greenway Street do so at your own risk.

Thirty minute limited waiting parking is available on Overleigh Road and Queens Park View.

Sometimes surgeries do run over and appointments do sometimes take longer than anticipated, Please be aware of this and ensure you park sensibly. 

Address book Address

Handbridge Medical Centre
Greenway Street

Telephone Numbers Telephone Numbers

01244 680169
Out of Hours:
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