Appointments can be made by either calling at the surgery,by telephoning 01484 430386 between 8:15am - 6:00pm weekdays or online via the above link.
There are two ways to make an appointment with the doctor.
- Pre-bookable appointments – available in advance by contacting the surgery or booking online.
- Book on the day appointments – available Monday to Friday by contacting the surgery from 8:15am onwards on the day you want the appointment or booking online from 8:10am onwards.
- Weekend appointments - available on Saturday morning with either GP or ANP. By appointment only. Phonelines are closed from Friday 6pm - Monday 8.15am.
In some circumstances the receptionist may suggest you see the nurse rather than the doctor.
Please note that the reception staff may ask what your appointment is regarding, this is to make sure that you get the care you need, when you need it and that it is delivered by the appropriate health care clinician.
Online Appointment Booking
You are now able to book appointments online, order repeat prescriptions and change your contact details. To register for this service please visit reception and ask for your log in details to activate your account.
If you want to make appointments for members of your family you have to register them separately. Please note, if you are making appointments for other members of your family you must use their log in details and not yours as it links into the clinical system.
There will be a variety of appointments available to book, e.g. book on the day, pre-bookable, contraception clinic and sexual health clinics (CASH). Please make use of this facility as it will ease pressure on the telephones and gives you access to the appointment system 24 hours a day.
The doctors can be consulted for advice on the telephone. Please ask for a telephone appointment when you ring the surgery. You will be given an appointment time and the doctor will ring you back at approximately that time.
10 Minute Appointments
Please note that appointments with the doctor/nurse are 10 minute appointments. Please bear this in mind should you have more than one problem to discuss. If so, please request a longer appointment when booking.
If you cannot attend an appointment for any reason please inform us as soon as possible in order for us to give the slot to someone else. If you fail to attend for three appointments you may be removed from this practice list and will have to find an alternative doctor.