Sit & Wait Surgery
We operate a Sit & Wait Surgery for emergencies and acute illnesses between 10.00am to 11.00am Monday to Friday.
Please note that in order to keep the waiting time to a minimum during the walk-in sessions we operate a strict criteria and therefore please do not attend for any of the following:
- Ongoing chronic problems
- For more than one problem
- For a sick certificate
- For a repeat medication (including non-emergency contraception)
- For a referral letter
- For test results
For these we would ask that you book a routine surgery appointment.
After you have been seen, please do not forget to cancel any forward booked appointments that you may no longer require.
How to See A Clinician
You may pre-book routine appointments in advance by either:
- Calling into the surgery in person between 8.00am to 6.30pm Monday to Friday
- Telephoning the surgery on 0208 301 1766 (choosing option 1) between 8.00am to 6.30pm Monday to Friday
- Request an appointment using our online services
We will endeavour to comply with the rights of the patient to express a preference of practitioner but it might not always be possible. If this were to be the case an explanation would be offered.
You may wish to speak to a practitioner on the telephone, in which case we ask that you give the Receptionist some details of your request to enable them to assess the urgency of the call.
Your call will be returned at the end of the next surgery session.
If you need to be seen urgently, please call telephone number 0208 301 1766.
Patients with urgent problems will be seen the same day. However, we cannot guarantee that you will able to see your usual GP or nurse practitioner.
Appointment Related Topics
Importance of keeping/cancelling appointments