Ratings for Scarborough GP surgeries revealed - how does yours compare?

GP surgeries have been rated based on an average of how likely a patient is to recommend their practice to a friend.
GP surgeries have been rated based on an average of how likely a patient is to recommend their practice to a friend.

The highest and lowest rated GP surgeries in Scarborough and Ryedale have been revealed, based on ratings by patients responding to official NHS Choices surveys.

Practices in Scarborough have been rated and a percentage assigned to each based on how likely a patient is to recommend the surgery to a friend.

West Ayton Surgery, Pickering Road, West Ayton scored 96.4% in the survey

West Ayton Surgery, Pickering Road, West Ayton scored 96.4% in the survey

According to the ratings, anything below a 70% average rating is considered ‘among the worst’, while anything with 90% or above is ‘among the best’.

Those rated between 70% to 89% are classed as ‘OK’.

The NHS Choices survey is sent out twice a year to around 1.36 million adults who are registered with a GP across the country.

A spokesman for NHS England, said: “NHS England, along with CCGs, is committed to ensuring GP practices provide services of the highest possible standard.

Eastfield Medical Centre, High Street, Eastfield scored 89.5%

Eastfield Medical Centre, High Street, Eastfield scored 89.5%

"We would encourage anyone who is dissatisfied with the service they have received to contact their practice or NHS England in order to enable us to make improvements to services where necessary.”

Here is the list of the surgeries in Scarborough and the surrounding area based on the percentage of people who said they would recommend their GP surgery to others:

1. Seamer Surgery, Denison Avenue, Seamer 96.4%

1=. West Ayton Surgery, Pickering Road, West Ayton 96.4%

1= Snainton Surgery, Station Road, Snainton 96.4%

1= Thornton Dale Surgery, Roxby Road, Thornton Dale 96.4%

1= Terrington Surgery, North Back Lane, Terrington 96.4%

6. Kirkbymoorside Surgery, Tinley Garth, Kirkbymoorside 95.1%

7. Hovingham Surgery, High Street, Hovingham 92.6%

8. Eastfield Medical Centre, High Street, Eastfield 89.5%

8= Falsgrave Surgery, Belgrave Crescent Scarborough 89.5%

10. The Sherburn & Rillington Practice, Staxton 88.3%

10= Stonedale Surgery, Whitbygate, Thornton le Dale 88.3%

10= Pickering Medical Practice, Southgate, Pickering 88.3%

13. Filey Surgery, Station Avenue, Filey 87.5%

14. Brook Square Surgery, Trafalgar Street West, Scarborough 87.4%

15. Hackness Road Surgery, Newby 86.9%

16. Scarborough Medical Group - South Cliff, Esplanade Road, Scarborough 84.8%

16= Scarborough Medical Group - Danes Dyke, Scalby Road, Scarborough 84.8%

16= Scarborough Medical Group - Station Road, Cloughton 84.8%

19. Castle Health Centre, York Place, Scarborough 84.7%

20. Helmsley Medical Centre, Carlton Road, Helmsley 84.6%

21. Belgrave Surgery, Belgrave Crescent, Scarborough 82.6%

22. Prospect Road Surgery, Scarborough 81.6%

23. Hunmanby Surgery, Hungate Lane, Hunmanby 81.4%

24. Peasholm Surgery, Tennyson Avenue, Scarborough 78.2%

25. Derwent Surgery, Norton Road, Norton 76.8%