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WE HAVE BEEN EXPERIENCING PROBLEMS WITH OUR TELEPHONES - PLEASE BEAR WITH US WHILST OUR TELEPHONE SUPPLIER WORKS TO RESOLVE THESE PROBLEMS.

WE APOLOGISE FOR ANY INCONVENIENCE CAUSED AND HOPE TO HAVE THIS RESOLVED AS SOON AS POSSIBLE.

New Patient Registrations

Looking for a doctor?Please contact the practice and arrange to complete a new patient registration form and health questionnaire.  You will need proof of identity and proof of address with you when you register.

Cancellations

Please try to keep your appointment and arrive at the surgery in good time. If you are unable to make your appointment, please tell us as soon as possible so we can offer your appointment to another patient.

Out of Hours
If you need to see a doctor outside normal surgery hours, please telephone the normal practice number – 01274 224 888 – and you will be directed to our emergency on-call doctor service.  Alternatively, you can call 111 for any health queries.

Test Results

Please drop any samples into the Surgery before 3.30pm and avoid Friday afternoons.

It is the patient's responsibility to telephone for results of tests/investigations. You will be advised of the usual length of time before we could expect results. Please telephone after 10am avoiding peak periods on the telephone.

Please understand that we are bound to maintain patient confidentiality, therefore, results will be disclosed ONLY TO THE PATIENT or to the parents of minors unless we have prior consent from the patient.tests_and_results

Please call us to check that your results have arrived before making an appointment with the Doctor to avoid a wasted journey.

Approximate Time Taken for Results

  • Blood / Urine tests - Approx 1 week
  • Stool samples - Approx 1 week
  • Nail clippings - 2 to 6 weeks (depending on the test)
  • X Ray/ Ultrasound Scan Results - Approx 2 weeks
 
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