BANK HOLIDAY CLOSURES :-
30th August 2017
NHS DIRECT - 0845 4647
OUT OF HOURS SERVICE - 01633 744285
EMAIL TO THE PRACTICE
IF YOU ARE CONTACTING THE PRACTICE VIA EMAIL, IF YOU DO NOT RECEIVE A RESPONSE WITHIN 2 DAYS PLEASE RING TO ENQUIRE WHETHER OR NOT IT HAS BEEN RECEIVED. SINCE THE "CYBER-EVENT" ON THE NHS IN APRIL 2017 THE NHS HAS TIGHTENED UP ON SECURITY AND A LOT OF EMAILS ARE POSTED TO THE "JUNK BOX".
Dr M. Chapman
We would like to announce the retirement of Dr Chapman on the 31st March 2017
Dr Chapman has been a partner at the practice for 23 years and has thoroughly enjoyed his time here. He feels lucky to have worked with so many wonderful people, both staff and patients. He is sad to finish after all this time but is looking forward to a happy and active retirement. He sends his best wishes to everyone for the future and wishes Dr Scourfield a long and happy career as he has had at Tonyfelin Medical Centre.
Dr Bethan Scourfield - New GP Partner
Will be starting at the practice on the 3rd April 2017
Dr J. Galletly has left left general practice and has had a change of career. A new GP, Dr S. Afzal will be starting on 3rd July.
From the 23rd November 2015 the out of hours telephone number is changing to 01633 744285
If you require an emergency dental appointment or are seeking to register with an NHS dentist for routine treatment, please call the Dental Helpline on:
For weekends/bank holidays and evenings (opens at 6:30pm weekday evenings).
Out of hours: 0845 602 02 52
For a list of Dentists taking on NHS patients in your area please email ABBDental.Helpline@wales.nhs.uk
Please note that the car park section closest to the practice building is for staff parking only. Please do not drive through the 'No Entry' signs. Please do not park in any of the GP parking spaces. Also please do not park on the double yellow lines - you will be restricting access for ambulances to the practice if you do.
The practice encourages all its eligible patients to participate in screening programmes provided by Public Health Wales. These are: Breast Test Wales; Cervical Screening Wales; and Bowel Screening Wales. Information is included below in the relevant pages under 'Further Information'.
If you have a minor eye condition eg. conjunctivitis, you csn visit an optician rather than the GP. The practice can issue you with a prescription for any medication the optician may consider necessary.
NHS choose well campaign
The Choose Well campaign is designed to provide information to the public about the range of NHS and other services, which are available as alternatives to attending the Emergency Department or dialling 999. Please see below for further information.