Welcome to Northgate Medical Centre

We would like to offer you a warm welcome to the Northgate Medical Centre doctors surgery website. The doctors and nurses at practice in Chester take pride in offering the highest standard of patient-centred healthcare.  We run many clinics for chronic disease care and offer a wide variety of other medical services such as antenatal and postnatal care, minor surgery, childhood vaccinations and well-person check-ups.

The Surgery will be closed for staff training on Thursday 28th January 2016 from 12:00 to 17:00.  If you require urgent medical assistance during this time please contact the surgery 01244 385553 and we will automatically connect you to the GP Out of Hours Service.  Alternatively please contact NHS 111.

Patient Access

Patient Access

Patient Access will allow you to make appointments with your doctor, order repeat medication and view a summary of your medical records.

If you have not registered for patient access, you can either register online using the button above or pop into the surgery with Photo ID so that we can issue you with your registration paperwork.

Please note, if you register online you will only have limited access to the system, you will still need to bring in Photo ID so that we can lift the restrictions and give you full access.


Telephone Directory

Looking for a telephone number for a pharmacy, the hospital or sexual health.  Check out our telephone directory by clicking the button below:-


Repeat Prescriptions

Repeat prescriptions cannot be taken over the telephone.  You can order your repeat medication via:-

  • Calling into the surgery and either dropping off the printed repeat medication slip attached to your prescription or by completing a repeat medication form at reception.
  • Using the on-line Patient Access System.
  • Telephoning your normal pharmacy to order on your behalf.

Please remember that it takes us 48 business hours to process your prescription.  Prescriptions handed in on a Friday will not be ready for collection until the following Tuesday.

GP Extended Hours Service

Do you have trouble making a GP appointment during the day due to work commitments?

Did you know that the local CCG runs a GP Extended Hours service for people that have trouble making a GP appointment because they are unable to take time off work?


Please note that Sexual Health is not part of the surgery.  To make an appointment with Sexual Health, please call them directly on:-

0300 323 1300

Missed Appointments

During January 2016, 122 appointments were missed by patients.

Please let reception know if you are unable to attend your appointment so that we can offer it to another patient.

New Patient Registration

We are currently accepting new patients to the surgery.  If you are looking for a doctor in the Chester area, please Click Here for more information on how you can join as a new patient.

Latest News

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Surgery Closed for Staff Training Thursday 28th January 2016

The surgery will be closed for staff training on Thursday 28th January 2016 from 12pm until 5pm. If you require urgent medical care during this time, please contact GP Out of Hours on 01244 385300. If you are experiencing a medical … Read More


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Can’t Make Your Appointment?

If for any reason, you are unable to keep your appointment, please let us know by calling 01244 385553.  By cancelling your appointment we may be able to offer it to somebody else.

Car Parking

There are two levels of council run underground parking available beneath the building.

These are offered at a concessionary rate of £1 for two hours parking for the first twelve months then £1.50 thereafter.

Please note that there is no concessionary car parking at the weekend. The Council will make normal car park charges.


Weather & Flood Warnings

If you have affected by flooding there are a number of government publications that may be of help:-

Below you will find active flood warnings and weather warnings provided by The Environment Agency and the Met Office.  Please note that these are external sites to the surgery and Northgate Medical Centre does not accept any responsibility for the accuracy of the information provided by them.