Routine Doctor Appointments
Routine appointments are available for ten minutes at the following times:
If you require more than 10 minutes appointment please inform Receptionist.
Late evening surgery—On Mondays Doctor and Nurse This is particularly for people with work commitments. Ask reception for detail.
In order to improve access we have variety of appointments —
Same Day Appointments
Available by phoning at 8.00am. Appointments are limited, available on a first come first serve basis.
For routine matters, Chronic Disease management, Reviews. Can be booked two weeks in advance.
For one urgent problem that cannot wait till next routine appointment.
Telephone Consultations with the Doctor
Consultations are bookable at the following times
Practice Nurse (PN) and Health Care Worker (HCW)
Appointments are available at the following times
It is important that you inform the reception staff if you you are unable to attend your appointment, this will allow that appointment to be offered to another patient. If you fail to notify the Practice that you are unable to attend, you will be sent a letter informing you that you have defaulted from your appointment. Persistent defaulters maybe removed from the list.
You can also complete our appointment cancellation notification request form. This can only be used if your appointment has been arranged for more than 24 hours in advance. (excluding weekends and public holidays).
If you are Late
Please attend your appointment on time , if you are more than 10 mins late you may not be seen.
Please note appointment times may vary during illness and holidays.
If you require an interpreter to attend with you when you see your Doctor please notify the receptionist and she will arrange this for you.
Private Medical Examinations
Medical examinations for special purposes such as pre-employment, fitness to travel, elderly drivers, fitness to undertake sports etc, will require longer than a routine appointment.
These examinations do not form part of NHS Services, you will be charged for any such examination. Please check the fee chargeable when you require to arrange any such examination.
Request for GP Letters/Completion of Forms
If your Doctor has agreed to write a letter for you in connection with your employment, acting as a referee, or for some other specific area, you may be charged for this letter. Please allow at least 10 working days before collecting your letter, if you require this letter urgently please inform your Doctor during your consultation. If you wish your Doctor to complete a form/report for you, there will also be a charge for this, please allow 5/10 days before uplifting your form.
The reception staff will advise you of any applicable charges. The fee is payable in advance.