Welcome to Beech House Surgery Knaresborough
We are a friendly, welcoming, and supportive practice located in the market town of Knaresborough on the edge of the beautiful Yorkshire Dales within easy distance of Harrogate, York, and Leeds. We have a large free carpark onsite for the use of our patients.
Beech House Surgery has 4 GP Partners who are supported by our wider clinical team including an Advanced Nurse Practitioner, Practice Nurses, Health Care Assistants, First Contact Physiotherapists, Clinical Pharmacists, Pharmacy Technicians, Social Prescriber Link Workers and a Health and Wellbeing Coach. In addition to we have a Community Midwife who does regular clinics and we work closely with local Community Nursing teams.
The practice has a long history of training and we are delighted to be able to help train the clinicians of the future. We have GP Registrars, Foundation Doctors and Medical Students working with us in the practice.
We are proud to provide comprehensive NHS primary care services to our registered patients and we are focused on providing the best possible care at the highest quality. Our premises are purpose built and well equipped to deliver safe and effective care.
Enhanced Hours and Practice Training Afternoons/Bank Holiday Closures
Enhanced hours surgeries are intended to accommodate those people who cannot easily attend the surgery during our normal opening hours. We respectfully ask patients who are able to attend during normal surgery hours to reserve these extended hour surgeries for those who are unable to do so.
Monday and Wednesday 6:30pm to 7:30pm - Weekly appointments with GP's. (NB: The phones are not on during extended hours surgeries)
When we are closed.....
The surgery is closed on normal Bank Holidays and approximately 4 afternoons per year for staff training. When the Surgery is closed, call NHS 111 for non-medical emergencies and 999 for medical emergencies (including chest pains and shortness of breath).
Update October 2022
Please do not contact the surgery regarding Covid Boosters.
If you are eligible for a booster please call 119 or google "book a covid vaccine" to book online.
You can book these online:
1st and 2nd doses for anyone aged 5 years old and over, who turned 5 on or before 31 August 2022
1st and 2nd doses for anyone aged 5 years old and over who is at high risk from COVID-19, or who has (or lives with someone who has) a weakened immune system
additional primary doses for anyone aged 5 years old and over who has (or lives with someone who has) a severely weakened immune system
1st booster for anyone aged 16 years old and over, plus at-risk children aged 12 to 15 years old
a seasonal booster (autumn booster) for some people, including people over 50 and some who are at higher risk