An appointment is required to see the doctor or nurse. The telephone lines open at 8.00am and close at 6:30pm, the receptionist will be able arrange a date and time for you to attend.
It may not always be possible to get an appointment with the doctor of your choice. In such cases, please make an appointment with the next available doctor. Remember, some matters need more time so the receptionist may ask you for details, in privacy if you wish. Please let the receptionist know if you require a double appointment for:
Appointments can be booked up to 1 week in advance. We will always endeavour to let you book an appointment with the doctor of your choice at a time that suits you best. This is obviously not always possible especially at times of high demand (usually around the holiday periods) and when doctors are on holiday. We are constantly reviewing the appointment system to offer a range of availability.
Late evening appointments after 6.30pm on a Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday appointments are only for patients who cannot attend during normal surgery hours. These are strictly for patients who have a pre-booked appointment - no emergency appointments are available.
Appointments bookable 24 hours in advance: We have also made available, a limited number of routine appointments each day that are released for patients to book on the previous day (from 1.30pm).
Appointments bookable on-line: A limited number of appointments have been made available each week that are bookable on-line. Please be aware that the availability of these appointments will increase as more patients sign up to use this service. It will be necessary for you to provide photo ID to our receptionist ( passport / drivers licence) in order to obtain access details. Please note that this service is only available to patients aged 18 or over. Application form can be downloaded by clicking here.
To book an appointment either phone the Surgery on 020 8886 2751 or make an appointment in person at reception.
It is estimated that every year, 50 million visits to the GP are made for minor ailments such as coughs and colds, mild eczema and athlete's foot.
But by visiting your pharmacy instead, you could save yourself time and trouble.
Instead of booking and waiting for a GP appointment, you can visit your local pharmacist any time - just walk in.
All pharmacists can recognise many common health complaints. They can give advice or, where appropriate, medicines that will help clear up the problem.
If your problem is more serious and needs the attention of a GP, your pharmacist will recognise this and advise you to see your GP instead.
What's more, many pharmacies are open in the evenings and on the weekends.
If everybody went to a pharmacist with common health problems, more time would be freed up for our GPs. This might make it easier to get a convenient appointment with your GP next time you need one.
So, if you have a common health problem, a trip to your local pharmacy is an option.
Your pharmacist may be able to help with:
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