The Practice is open from 8.30am – 6.00pm Monday to Friday except on a Thursday when we close at 1.00pm.
We are operating a telephone triage service only for the Doctors and Nurses please ring us on 02890 296600 before 11.00am.
With effect from the 23rd March 2020, the building will be closed for script collection, leaving in discharge letters and the collection of letters. Prescriptions, sick lines etc can be collected by patients at our side window to the left at two separate times of the day. Please try not to ring us at these times.
11.00am & 12.00am & 3.30pm & 4.30pm for Patients (please leave letters at these times) Inc Thursdays
We want to help community pharmacies who are facing unprecedented demand helping deliver scripts to our patients and welcome access for pharmacy collection between 10.00am – 5pm .
We have a useful section on our website for prescriptions and Covid 19 updates. Always dial 111 for Covid 19 queries.
Due to the extra pressures placed on the practice please allow 72 hours to process repeat medications, this allows us more time to process your request and reduces your waiting time.
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
On Thursday afternoon a Doctor is on call for emergencies.
Open Surgery – Suspended
No appointment necessary, patients are seen in the order they arrive.
Open Surgery, is suitable for sudden illness or brief consultations. It is not necessary to phone reception before attending. This is a strict one problem per patient surgery and is not appropriate to request repeat medication during this time.
Open Surgery will be limited to 60 patients on Monday and 40 patients on Tues/Wed/Thurs/Fri, this is to allow for the GP’s to see people who need urgent care and help like Pregnant mums, Elderly and the Long term sick.
9.00am – 10.30am
Treatment Room – Suspended
The treatment room is open from 8.30am – 10.30am each morning for blood samples and BP monitoring. No appointment is necessary patients are seen in the order they arrive. (This is subject to availability.)
We also offer a booked appointment service daily with our treatment room nurse for blood samples and BP checks between 9am and 1030am.
For patients with blood monitoring and INR checks specific clinics are available to book. These clinics will run twice weekly, Monday and Wednesday’s from 9am – 12noon with one of our treatment room nurses.
The afternoon treatment room is open from 2.00pm – 4.50pm on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday. This is by appointment only. No bloods can be taken in the afternoon, due to Ulster Hospital Laboratory collection times.
Ear syringes, dressings, injections and travel advice require an afternoon booked appointment in the treatment room.
Asthma/ COPD and Diabetic Annual Reviews must be booked with our Practice Nurses, a longer appointment time is required.
Cervical Smears are carried out by our Practice Nurses on allocated clinic days each month. Patients are also able to attend Familiy Planning clinics to have their smear done if our clinic time and dates do not suit.