All surgeries are by appointment only. To make an appointment please call on 01226752470 during opening hours. If the doctor of your choice is not available, you will offered the earliest possible alternative . A limited number of appointment’s are available for booking in advance for patients who require a follow-up appointment with the doctor or who need to make advance arrangements to come to surgery due to transport/work/school.
As Monday is the busiest say of the week there will only be very limited number of pre-bookable appointments available. Pre-bookable appointments will be limited to one month in advance unless requested by a medical professional , Each appointment slot is for one person only.
Early Morning & Late Evening Appointments
Early morning and late evening appointments are available to book for patients that cannot attend surgery during normal working hours.
Early morning: Wednesday
Late Evening: Monday
These appointments can only be book by speaking to a receptionist.
Urgent cases will be seen on the same day. Sick notes are not an emergency and will be refused in an emergency surgeon.
You may speak to a doctor or nurse over the telephone or request advise. Tell the receptionist whether you want to speak to a doctor or nurse – she will take you your details, if no one is readily available you will receive a call back from the doctor or nurse at a time arranged with you.
Home visits should be requested before 10.30 hours wherever possible. Please only request a home visit if it is absolutely necessary and is not medically possible to come to surgery. Patients requesting a home visit will be asked the reason for the visit by the reception staff, this is to enable the doctor to prioritise visits.
IT IS THE PATIENTS RESPONSIBILITY TO INFORM THE SURGERY IF THEY CANNOT KEEP AN APPOITMENT OR IF THEY ARE GOING TO BE LATE.