Welcome to Upperthorpe and Ecclesall Medical Centres
At Upperthorpe and Ecclesall Medical Centres in Sheffield the doctors and nurses 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.
In addition to everything you need to know about the practice you will also find a wealth of health-related information on the website.
We are a training practice for student doctors from the University of Sheffield. To find out more about what this means, please click here.
We usually offer online appointment booking and cancellation at your registered surgery (usernames and passwords can be obtained from reception). This has currently been suspended due to the Covid Pandemic, but we hope to reinstate this as soon as possible. In the meantime, appointments can be made via telephone.
Practice Closed on the Afternoon of Wednesday 06.03.2024
THE SURGERY WILL BE CLOSED ON
Wednesday 6th March 2024 FROM 12.30pm
FOR GP TRAINING AND ALL CALLS WILL BE DIRECTED TO THE GP COLLABORATIVE.
WE WILL RE-OPEN AS USUAL ON
Thursday 7th March 2024
WE APOLOGISE FOR ANY INCONVENIENCE THIS MAY CAUSE.
Free Tai Chi Sessions Starting 12/10/23
Please join us for FREE Tai Chi sessions in The Peace Gardens Behind The Zest Centre, Upperthorpe.
This will be on the 2nd and 3rd Thursdays of each month starting on 12/10/2023 1:30pm - 2:45pm The Original Wu style Tai Chi School.
Please bring warm/ waterproof clothing. We will proceed unless heavy rain or snow! Have a read of our flyer by clicking here.
If you would prefer to attend a different location then the sessions are also available at...
Porter Brook MC- first Thursday of the month, 1.30-2.15, green space behind General Cemetery
Devonshire Green/ Hanover MCs : last Thursday of the month, 1.30-2.15 Devonshire Green.
When We Are Closed
When the surgery is closed, please phone the surgery daytime number: Your call will automatically go through to the Sheffield GP Collaborative or you will receive a voicemail message directing you towards the NHS 111 service.
NHS 111 - provides health advice 24 hours a days on 111 or at www.nhs.uk/111 Emergency Out-Of-Hours Service
Sheffield NHS Walk-In Centre is based at the City GP Health Centre on Broad Lane and is open 8am - 10pm daily. You can attend this centre for treatment of minor illnesses, emergency contraception, sexual health and contraception advice and advice on health issues.
Sheffield Minor Injuries Unit at the Royal Hallamshire Hospital, Glossop Road, treats adults with injuries such as sprains, cuts and grazes.
Out-of-hours services are generally busy so please think carefully before asking to see a doctor and only do so if you genuinely cannot wait until the surgery re-opens.
In a genuine emergency you should call 999. Chest pains and / or shortness of breath constitute an emergency.
Consultant Connect - Teladoc myStrength Emotional Wellness App
We are pleased to inform patients that as of the 9th May 2022 you will be able to access to the Teladoc myStrength Emotional Wellness App from Consultant Connect.
- The app is free and suitable for patients aged 16+ that do not fit other mental health services e.g., IAPT
- It is designed for patients with low to medium mental health conditions, e.g., issues with anxiety, stress, depression or sleep
- Teladoc myStrength Emotional Wellness App is accessible without you needing to be referred by a clinician
Existing local support for mental health remains available via the usual channels
Sign up & simply add the code 'southyorkshirewellness'