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Woodbank Surgery regret to inform that Dr Shawn Sacks will be leaving us on Wednesday 20th February 2019

All the staff at Woodbank Surgery wish Dr Sacks well for the future and thank all patients for their continuous support.

As from the 1st August 2018 Woodbank Surgery will now be 

Closing at 18:30 on Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays 

We are still open to fulfill our contractual obligations with Extended Hours on a Tuesday evening from 18:30 to 20:00

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Telephone System

We have recently upgraded our telephone system. You will now have the option to direct your call to the appropriate department, i.e. appointments, referrals, prescription enquiries

Our phone lines are open between 8.00 - 13:00 and 14:00 - 18:00

Between the hours 13:00 - 14:00 and 18:00 - 18:30 your calls will be directed to our emergency telephone line, where a receptionist will take your call and direct you to a clinican for medical advice. Please ensure when calling between those times it is an emergency enquiry.

Please note that the surgery is still open 8.00 - 20:00 Monday to Friday, except Bank Holidays

Results line opens 14:00

The surgery's telephone opening hours are Monday to Friday 08:00 - 18:30 if you need to speak to a doctor urgently when we are closed and this cannot wait till we reopen please call 111, calls to 111 are recorded. If you have a life threatening emergency you should call 999.

Met Office Cold Weather Alerts

Issued during the period 1st Nov - 31 March each year, click here to see the latest weather alert.

We are now booking appointments for FLU jabs. Please contact the surgery to make an appointment.

See clinic dates and times

Staff Training Closures

The practice encourages training for all staff members of the practice team and therefore the surgery is closed on 4th Wednesday of each month between 13:00 - 15:00

  • Wednesday 27th September 2017
  • Wednesday 25th October 2017
  • Wednesday 22nd November 2017
  • December 2017 - pending date due to Christmas Holiday

The surgery will reopen at 15:00

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