REVEALED: Hartlepool and East Durham's best and worst GP surgeries, as rated by you

A reader comments on the recent GP survey, saying results may not have been what they seemed. See letter

A reader comments on the recent GP survey, saying results may not have been what they seemed. See letter

The Mail can today reveal a list of the area's best and worst GP surgeries, based on ratings provided by patients on how likely they are to recommend their practice.

The information is available on the NHS Choices website here, and is based on responses provided in the GP Patient Survey.

The survey is sent out twice a year to around 1.36 million adults who are registered with a GP in England.

Here is the list of the best and worst surgeries in Hartlepool, based on the percentage of people who said they would recommend their GP surgery to others.

Five stars:

Dr Koh & Partner, Victoria Road, Hartlepool

Journee Medical Practice, Victoria Road, Hartlepool

Drs Patel, Uehlein & Rushi, Peterlee Health Centre

Blackhall & Peterlee Practice, O'Neil Drive, Peterlee

Four and a half stars:

Victoria Medical Practice, Victoria Road, Hartlepool

Gladstone House Surgery, Victoria Road, Hartlepool

Four stars:

Hart Medical Practice, Surgery Lane, Hartlepool

The Headland Medical Centre, Groves Street, Hartlepool

Three and a half stars:

Hartfields Medical Centre, Hartfields Manor, Hartlepool

Havelock Grange Practice, Park Road, Hartlepool

Bankhouse Surgery, Park Road, Hartlepool

Carodoc Practice, Bede Way, Peterlee

Three stars:

William Brown Centre, Manor Way, Peterlee

Seaton Surgery, Seaton Carew, Hartlepool

Wynyard Road Primary Care Centre, Hartlepool

Blackhall & Peterlee Practice, Hesleden Road, Blackhall

Dr Mansour, Peterlee Health Centre

The Fens Medical Centre, Hartlepool

Two and a half stars:

West View Millennium Surgery, West View Road, Hartlepool

Two stars:

McKenzie House, Kendal Road, Hartlepool

One and a half stars:

Chadwick Practice, Park Road, Hartlepool

One star:

Throston Medical Centre, Wiltshire Way, Hartlepool

Hartlepool NHS Healthcare Centre, Park Road, Hartlepool

Not rated:

Brierton Medical Centre, Earlsferry Road, Hartlepool

The Surgery, Sunderland Road, Horden

Peterlee Health Centre, St Cuthbert's Way, Peterlee

Peterlee Health Centre (Dr Ramakrishna Gupta), Bede Way, Peterlee

Horden Group Practice, Peterlee