Emergencies

On The Day Appointments

The practice offers on the day emergency appointments, please note that these appointments are limited and are for emergencies that has occurred within the last 24-48 hours which cannot wait for the next routine appointment. These appointments will be seen after booked appointments where there will be a waiting time.

Emergency appointments are NOT for ongoing medical conditions, routine check-ups, medical certificates, housing and hospital letters, repeat prescriptions or results.

Your Local Pharmacist

Your pharmacist can give you advice for many common minor ailments, please see leaflet below for more information such as how it works, who can use the service and what conditions can be treated under the Minor Ailment Service.

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Out-of-Hours Services

NHS 111

Alternatively you can access urgent assistance by calling NHS 111. A triage nurse will assess your situation and take appropriate action. This could simply be by offering advice or where necessary by making arrangements for you to be seen by a doctor.

Out-of-hours services are generally busy so please think carefully before asking to see a doctor and only do so if you genuinely cannot wait until the surgery re-opens.

Walk-In Centre

You can see a GP for treatment of minor injuries and illnesses at the weekends and on Public Bank Holidays ONLY from 8:00am to 8:00pm at:

Edmonton NHS Walk-in Centre
Evergreen Primary Care Centre
1 Smythe Close, Edmonton
N9 0TW

Tel: 020 8887 8355

You do not need an appointment. The walk-in centre is a GP service that offers a range of treatments for minor illnesses and injuries. It does not have diagnostic facilities such as x-rays or MRI and it does not provide a wound dressing service.

Accident & Emergency Services

Only call 999 or go to A&E in a genuine life-threatening emergency such as:

  • loss of consciousness
  • acute confused state and fits that are not stopping
  • persistent, severe chest pain
  • breathing difficulties
  • severe bleeding that cannot be stopped
  • fall suspecting fracture
  • Stroke – Facial drooping, Arm weakness, Speech difficulties, Time (A.S.T)

Local Accident & Emergency Department is located at North Middlesex University Hospital, 1 Sterling Way, London, N18 1QX.