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The only number to contact the surgery is 01604 709922, any previous numbers are no longer in use.

On Wednesday 14th November we will be closing for training at 12.30 hrs and not re-opening until 08.00 hrs on Thursday 15th November. If you require medical advice during this time, please telephone 111. Thank you.

Unfortunately, due to a national demand, we are unable to offer a flu vaccination for the over 65s until December.  Unfortunately due to late changes made by NHS England, our supply is being delivered in stages, with our next batch due at the end of November.

Due to current high demand & patient safety, we have temporarily stopped new registrations to Wootton Medical Centre.  For other surgeries within the area, please look at the NHS Choices website.  Thank you.

Our latest PPG Newsletter is now available to view (see right hand side of page).

Who Should I See?

We try to keep our GP appointments for patients with more serious health problems, or for conditions only GPs can deal with.  Before you book an appointment to see a Doctor, please consider whether an appointment with a Practice Nurse as they too can help with a wide range of medical problems.

Our Receptionists can help you decide which is the right person for you to see.

Self Care:

If you have a cough, cold, headache or other minor ailment try treating yourself at home first.  Please remember that self-care for common conditions can help free up our GPs time, making it easier to get an appointment for when you need it most.

Pharmacy:

Your local Pharmacist can help too, they are highly trained professionals and can give you confidential health advice for a range of common illnesses.  Your Pharmacists can also help you decided if you need to see a Doctor or Nurse.

NHS 111:

111 is the free NHS non-emergency number.  You should use this service if you urgently need medical help or advice, but it is not a life-threatening situation.

Call 111 if:

  • You need medical help, but it is not a 999 emergency
  • You think you need to go to A&E or another NHS urgent care service
  • You do not know who to call
  • You need health information or reassurance about what to do next

A&E:

A&E is for life-threatening accidents and emergencies only.  Before you attend, ask yourself 'is this a real emergency?'.  If not, please consider using other local health services before you visit A&E.

 
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