Better Health 4 Middleton

GP Surgeries / The Avenue Medical Centre

Address Information

  • 51 to 53, Victoria Avenue, Blackley, Manchester. M9 6BA

Telephone Numbers


Various services

Opening Times

Mon to Fri 8am to 6.30pm

Closed Sat and Sun

When We Are Closed

Our surgery telephone is answered at all times and if you ring 0161 720 9441 you will get instructions on how to contact a doctor out of normal hours. Calls are NOT automatically transferred to the Out of Hours Service (GoToDoc), you are required to
dial 0161 336 5958; this will ensure your number is displayed and not the practice number which will allow you to be traced in an emergency situation.

Walk in Centres

(Minor Illness, Minor Injuries, Emergency Contraception)

City Health Centre

2nd Floor Boots The Chemist 32 Market Street Manchester, M1 1PL Tel: 0161 839 6227 Open 08:00 - 20:00 every day.

Hawthorn Medical Centre

Unit K- Fallowfield Retail Park Birchfields Road Manchester M14 6FS Tel: 0161 220 6080 Monday to Friday (8.30am to 10.30am) (1.00pm to 3.00pm) (4.30pm to 6.00pm) Saturday and Sunday (10.00am to 12.00pm) (2.00pm to 4.00pm)

Primary Care Emergency Centre

Manchester Royal Infirmary Oxford Road Manchester M13 9WL Tel: 0161 276 5193 Monday to Friday (8.30am to 10.00pm) Saturday, Sunday and Bank Holidays (10.00am to 10.00pm)

Additional services available include:

  • Needle exchange
  • Pregnancy testing
  • Emergency contraception
  • Cervical smear
  • NHS 111

In the case of urgent need when the practice is closed you can call NHS 111 (Tel: 111). Your needs will be assessed and advice offered or arrangements made for you to see a doctor.

Please do not ask to see a doctor out of hours unless you genuinely cannot wait until the surgery re-opens.

Call 999 in an emergency. Chest pains and / or shortness of breath constitute an emergency.