Practice Information

Carterknowle & Dore Medical Practice

We are a team of health care professionals committed to providing a high quality of care which is sensitive to the needs of our patients. Our aim is not only to help when you are ill, but also to keep you healthy.

Our surgeries are modern, computerised and well equipped with good facilities for the disabled including car parking, wheelchair access and toilet provision.

We offer surgeries every week day with a range of specialist skills as well as general medicine. This is a group practice which means you can see any of the doctors. If Dore patients are unable to get an appointment, they may be able to be get an appointment at the main surgery at Carterknowle depending on demand.

In September 2016 we had our Care Quality Commission inspection. They found our services to be 'Good' in every criteria.

Car Parking

Carterknowle

Our private staff car park provides limited access for disabled patients who are unable to walk in from the street.

We ask you not to park here unless you are disabled.

Dore

There is a large parking area adequate for staff and patients.

GP Earnings

NHS England require that the net earnings of doctors engaged in the practice is publicised, and the required disclosure is shown below. However it should be noted that the prescribed method for calculating earnings is potentially misleading because it takes no account of how much time doctors spend working in the practice, and should not be used to form any judgement about GP earnings, nor to make any comparison with any other practice.

The average pay for GPs working in Carterknowle & Dore Medical Practice in the last financial year 2018/19 was £57,962 before tax and National Insurance. This is for 6 full time GPs, 2 part time GPs and 3 locum GPs who worked in the practice for more than six months.