Surgery Times

Monday 08.00 - 18.30
Tuesday 08.00 - 18.30
Wednesday 08.00 - 18.30
Thursday 08.00 - 18.30
Friday 08.00 - 18.30
Saturday & Sunday Closed

Reception Opening Hrs: Telephone line opens from 08:00 to 18:30 and Door opens from 08:30 to 18:00 Monday to Friday.

Christmas  and New Year Opening Hours 

Monday 25th December CLOSED

Tuesday 26th December CLOSED 

Monday 1st  January 2024 CLOSED 


We will however be offering Primary care network (PCN ) Hub appointments on the days of practice closure, which will be at alternate sites; Penwortham Kingsfold Medical Centre, Briarwood Medical Centre ,Cottam Lane practice, North prestion medical group practice.Please enquire at reception during working hours.

Current Information

for non urgent queries only


At Dr Yerra's Practice  we take pride in offering our patients the highest standard of healthcare we offer a wide range of medical services. 

Technology means you can now do a lot of things from the comfort of your home such as order a repeat prescription and access your test results.  This can be done through Patient Access.  Please contact the reception team by phone if you are struggling to register for the NHS App or please visit for more information.


Disclaimer While we have taken every care to compile accurate information and to keep it up-to-date, we cannot guarantee its correctness and completeness.The information provided on this site is subject to change. We do not accept responsibility for any loss, damage or expense resulting from the use of this information.Any links from this website have been selected using a standard links  protocol.Links are provided for information and convenience only. We cannot accept responsibility for the sites linked to, or the information found there. A link does not imply an endorsement of a site; likewise, not linking to a particular site does not imply lack of endorsement. Availability: We cannot guarantee uninterrupted access to this website, or to the site links.We accept no responsibility for any damages arising from the loss of use of this information.

Please note the Team at Dr Yerra's Surgery are currentley experiencing a high volume of calls from people who need urgent help and advice. The high rates of community transmission of the coronavirus, coupled with high rates of people being admitted to hospital, meaning the whole of the north west services including the NHS is under pressure.

We can all help by;

  • Following self-care advice where you can from 
  • Using your local pharmacy for expert help and advice for every-day conditions 
  • Using online services where you can request repeat prescriptions via the NHS app or your practice patient online service 
  • Seeking support and advice from NHS 111 online to direct you to the best service for your needs if you’re not sure what to do.   
  • Thank you for your support and your patience.

Patient Data Opt Out 

Anyone over the age of 13 can now opt out of there date being shared.

If you would like yourself or your children' snames removing from nhs data sharing database please follow the below links to complete the process; 


Other information...

7 Days Access

Our practice is a part of several practices working together to provide primary care services outside of normal core hours.  This is called Greater Preston Network Group Primary care network (PCN) Homepage - Greater Preston Network Group (

We are able to offer GP & Nurse appointment on Saturday and Sunday.

These clinics are held at various PCN practice sites (Hubs).  If you require a routine appointment and weekends are convenient for you then please speak to our reception staff who will provide you inforamtion and book appointment for you. Nurse can provides all  types of chronic disease annual reviews and cervical smears. 

Please note: Administration staff working at the locality surgery (Hub) will not have access to your full medical records so will not be able to deal with queries on referrals, prescriptions, laboratory results and private work.

if you need medical advices/assistance when surgery is closed then please see our Out of Hours care page.

Reception Staff

Our receptionists are here to help you as best they can. Please remember that if you are kept waiting or seem to be asked detailed questions, they are only follwing practice policies to help the Practice run smoothly. So be patience with them. Everyone working for the NHS has a legal duty to keep information about you confidential including  Receptionists.

CQC Ratings: Overall Good (green)

CQC Provider ID: 1-3282003122

The practice has been inspected by the CQC team in February 2019 and overall ratings were Good .

Regulated Activities

We are registered to provide

1.       The treatment of disease, disorder or injury

2.       Diagnostic and screening procedures

3.       Maternity and Midwifery services 

The practice report can be seen by going onto CQC website:

This practice is taking part in National Diabetes Audit-helping reduce diabetes and improving diabetes care.  If you wish to see the report then please click on link below:

Disabled Access

Guttridge Medical Centre has disabled access 

Lancashire CSU:


Jubilee House Lancashire Business Park, Centurion way, Leyland, PR26 6TR Tel: 01772 214200/214201

Our website is designed to help you get the best out of the services we provide. We hope you find our website helpful, informative and easy to use. 

We are always keen to improve our services, so if you have any helful suggestions please let us know. Also, we would welcome your feedback on service that we provide,  a suggestion box is located in the entrance area of waiting area.