Revealed: The best and worst GP practices in Preston and South Ribble as rated by you
The Lancashire Post can today reveal a list of Preston and South Ribble's best and worst GP surgeries, based on ratings provided by patients.
The information is available on the NHS Choices website, and is based on responses provided in the GP Patient Survey for those surgeries within a five mile radius of PR1 for Preston.
Patients are asked how likely they are to recommend their practice to others. The survey is sent out twice a year to more than 1 million adults who are registered with a GP in England.
Here is the list of the best and worst surgeries in Preston, based on the percentage of people who said they would recommend their GP surgery to others.
Data for some practices was not available. To find out the rating of your nearest practice, enter your postcode at www.nhs.uk.
1) The Beeches Medical Centre, Liverpool Road, Longton, , Preston - 96.1% would recommend2) Medicom Limited, The Healthcare Centre, Flintoff Way, , Preston - 91.9% would recommend3) Kingsfold Medical Centre, Woodcroft Close, Penwortham, , Preston, 91.7% would recommend4) Park View Surgery, 23-24 Ribblesdale Place, , , Preston, 88.4% would recommend5) New Longton Surgery, 2 Churchside, New Longton, , Preston, 88.2% would recommend6) Tarleton Group Practice, The Health Centre, Mark Square Gorse Lane, Tarleton, Preston, 88.1% would recommend7) Riverside Medical Centre, 194 Victoria Road, Walton-Le-Dale, , Preston, 87.7% would recommend8) Lostock Hall Village Surgery, 1 William Street, Lostock Hall, , Preston, 87.4% would recommend9) North Preston Medical Practice @ Broadway Surgery, 2 Broadway, Fulwood, , Preston, 85.6% would recommend10) North Preston Medical Practice @ Ingol Health Centre, 87 Village Green Lane, Ingol, , Preston, 85.6% would recommend11) Lytham Road Surgery, 2A Lytham Road, Fulwood, , Preston, 85.2% would recommend12) St Fillan's Medical Ctre, 2 Liverpool Road, Penwortham, , Preston, 84.9% would recommend13) Worden Medical Centre, West Paddock, Leyland, , Preston, 84.2%would recommend14) Leyland Surgery, West Paddock, Leyland, , Preston, 84.1% would recommend15) Fishergate Hill Surgery, 50 Fishergate Hill, , , Preston, 83.1% would recommend16) The Healthcare Centre, Flintoff Way, , , Preston, 81.4% would recommend17) Dr C M Wilson & Partners- Sharoe Green Surgery, 157 Sharoe Green Lane, Fulwood, , Preston, 81.4% would recommend18) Dr C M Wilson & Partners-Longsands Medical Centre, Longsands Medical Centre, Longsands Lane, Fulwood, Preston, 81.4% would recommend19) The Ryan Medical Centre, St Marys Road, Bamber Bridge, , Preston, 80.2% would recommend20) Viran Medical Centre, Viran Medical Centre, Gorse Lane, Tarleton, Preston, 79.9% would recommend21) Dr R K Yerra, Guttridge Medical Centre, Deepdale Road, , Preston, 78.7% would recommend22) Ribbleton Medical Centre, 243 Ribbleton Avenue, Ribbleton, , Preston, 78.5% would recommend23) St Walburge's Medical Practice, Issa Medical Centre, 73 St. Gregory Road, Deepdale, Preston, 78.4% - In the middle range24) Briarwood Medical Centre, 514 Blackpool Road, Ashton, , Preston, 76.7% would recommend25) Medicare Unit Surgery, 1 Croston Road, Lostock Hall, , Preston, 76.6% would recommend26) The Surgery, 63-65 Garstang Road, 63-65 Garstang Road, , Preston, 76.2% would recommend27) UCLAN Medical Centre, Foster Building, University Of Central Lancashire, , Preston, 76.0% would recommend28) St.Mary's Health Centre, St Marys Health Centre, Cop Lane, Penwortham, Preston, 76.0% would recommend29) Dr Asad Hussain, 200 Miller Road, , , Preston, 75.9% would recommend30) Roslea Surgery, 51 Station Road, Bamber Bridge, , Preston, 75.8% would recommend31) Dr Mark Webster, 49 Frenchwood Avenue, Frenchwood, , Preston, 74.2% would recommend32) Issa Medical Centre - Patel, Issa Medical Centre, 73 St Gregory Road, , Preston, 72.5% would recommend33) Longton Health Centre, Liverpool Road, Longton, , Preston, 70.0% would recommend34) Doclands Medical Centre, Blanche Street, , , Preston, 69.9% would recommend35) The Park Medical Practice, Cottam Lane, , , Preston, 67.3% would recommend36) The Park Medical Practice, 370 New Hall Lane, , , Preston, 67.3% would recommend37) Avenham Surgery, Avenham Lane, Avenham Health Centre, Avenham Lane, Preston, 66.9% would recommend38) The St Pauls Surgery, 36-38 East Street, , , Preston, 66.3% would recommend39) Clayton Brook Surgery, Tunley Holme, Clayton Brook, Bamber Bridge, Preston, 66.1% would recommend40) Dr S Z Shahid, Gutterridge Medical Centre, Deepdale Road, , Preston, 64.5% would recommend41) Dr H P Chakrabarti, Gutterridge Medical Centre, Deepdale Road, , Preston, 62.8% would recommend42) The New Hall Lane Practice, The Health Centre, Geoffrey Street, , Preston, 59.3% would recommend43) The Geoffrey Street Surgery, The Health Centre, Geoffrey Street, , Preston, 51.8% would recommend44) Lostock Hall Medical Centre, 410 Leyland Road, Lostock Hall, , Preston, 47.6% would recommend