Regulating doctors, ensuring good medical practice

Information for patients and the public

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What we do

Doctor with patient

Read about our role and what we do to help ensure that you receive good care when you visit your doctor.

Checking a doctor's registration

Stationery showing a doctor's registration number

You can check a doctor’s registration details online using our List of Registered Medical Practitioners.

Complaining about a doctor

A concerned patient

All the information you need if you have concerns about a doctor.

Other organisations working for patients

GMC building - London

Contact details for other organisations who work for patients.