Telephone Consultations and Advice
For many problems you may not need to have the inconvenience of coming to the surgery, but alternatively can arrange a telephone consultation with the doctor form the comfort of your home or office. You will be advised of an approximate time when the doctor will call you back. All telephone consultations will be dealt with within 24 hours
Telephone consultations can be used, for example, for:
- advice on minor illness
- discussion on results of tests or recent hospital appointments
- many medication reviews
- queries on medication
In addition, the doctor may ask you to book a telephone consultation for a follow up after a face to face consultation.
We hope that you find telephone consultations a helpful way to access your doctor.
If you are unsure whether you need to see or talk to a doctor, our practice nurses are available for telephone advice .