Due to the COVID 19 pandemic, throughout the past year, some of the information provided in the Gateway website may be outdated or changed. We are trying to resolve this for all organisations; apologies if you have been affected.

How do I find or change my doctor/GP?

You have the right to choose whichever GP practice you wish, as long as you live within the practice boundary. If you wish to change to a new GP, or if you have just moved into the St Helens area, you can find out a list of GP practices in the area by:

  • Using the NHS Choices services search
  • Contacting the Patient Experience Team on 0151 495 5187 (or email talk2us@hsthpct.nhs.uk)
  • Contacting NHS Direct on 0845 4647

For further information about GPs in the area you can also visit the Patient Opinion website to look at other people’s opinions of a GP practice.