Welcome to Annfield Plain Surgery

Welcome to the website of Annfield Plain Surgery, a small, friendly Family Practice located in Derwentside in the North East of England.


Our in-house medical services include Medical, Nursing, Counselling, Midwifery and Physiotherapy as well as Minor Surgery and Cryocautery. We are a practice that is committed to research in Primary Care and are involved in a number of Research projects through the Primary Care Researh Network (PCRN). 


We hope you find the website useful.

About us

We attach great importance to a personal relationship with our patients.  Whether in reception or the examination room, we hope you will always feel you are in good hands.

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Our Services

We offer a wide range of services with Doctors, Nurse Practitioners, Nurses and attached staff. If you are uncertain who would be the most appropriate person to see please discuss this with our Reception  staff.


To find out how to make an appointment please click here.


If you are already registered for on-line repeat

prescriptions you can access the relevant page by

clicking here

Our Relationships

North Durham Clinical Commissioning Group

Annfield Plain Surgery is a member of the North Durham Clinical Commssioning Group who are collectively responsible for providing Clinical Services to patients living within the north of County Durham including Derwentside. Dr Le Dune sits on the North Durham CCG as Deputy Derwentside Constituency Lead,  as well as being Clinical Lead for Palliative Care and End of Life and Clinical Lead for Pain Management. Dr Nicholls is Clinical Lead for RSO & CSI.

Primary Care Research Network

We are committed to Research at Annfield Plain Surgery. Research enables us to improve our treatment of a wide range of medical conditions.

Please do not feel offended if we ask you if you would like to be involved in a research project. You are under no obligation to take part and your decision will not influence your ongoing care in any way.


Apparently the government feels we must display our practice income to the public. Here it is

Our CQC rating


The government obliges us to display this information on our website. Here it is.