Welcome to Boroughbury Medical Centre.
Our aim is to provide excellent first class healthcare whilst maintaining traditional values. We are an expanding teaching and research practice and we provide a wide range of services.
We have a modern purpose built Surgery at our Craig Street Practice and also have a branch surgery at Church Street, Werrington.
The purpose of this web site is to provide to a wealth of useful information on all our services together with information on various health issues, along with links to other relevant medical organisations.
*** NEWS *** Until the end of March we are offering more appointments during the evenings and weekends. Please ask Patient Services for more information
All set for Easter?
Remember to get repeat prescriptions orders in to ensure you have the right medicines to see you through the Easter bank holiday weekend.
Ordering and collecting new prescriptions can take several days. So, if you or someone you care for requires medicines regularly, please make sure you order and collect repeat prescriptions in good time to ensure you or your family have enough medicine to last over the Easter weekend.
And do not forget to stock up on essential medicines so you can treat minor illnesses and injuries at home. Medicine cabinet essentials include:
- pain relief (paracetamol)
- cough and sore throat remedies
- upset stomach treatment
- heartburn and indigestion treatment
- first aid kit
Where to get medical help over the Easter weekend
It is a four-day weekend at Easter, but if you need medical help that is not an emergency or life-threatening there is still a wide range of NHS services available locally. Click HERE to find out more.
*** NEWS *** The way repeat prescriptions can be ordered is changing !!
What is changing? You will now have to order your repeat prescription yourself
Who will this apply to? This will only affect you if your medicines are ordered on your behalf by a pharmacy or company
Why is this Happening? This is a safer and more efficient way of ordering medication.
(Click here for more details)
You can now book, check or cancel an appointment or order a repeat prescription via our automated 24 hour 7 day a week telephone system. Just dial the usual number and follow the prompts.
You will need to obtain a PIN to order prescriptions, please contact Patient Services who will be happy to issue your PIN. (Click here for more details)
Have you changed your mobile number?
Via SMS we can
- Send appointment reminders
- Invite for annual reviews
- Advise of some results
Speak with Patient Services to update your details
We gratefully acknowledge the Grant we have received from the Harry Cureton Charitable Trust in 2016, which has funded the purchase of a hand held ultrasound machine, ECG equipment, operating table and recovery couch
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(Site updated 16/03/2018)