York Surgery

Telephone: 020 85140906
Address: 55 York Road, Ilford, Essex, IG1 3AF
Website: http://www.yorksurgeryilford.nhs.uk

2.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 16 ratings for this GP surgery


  • Catchment Area Street Listing


York Surgery

 York Surgery

We are confident that this website will provide clear and concise help and give our patients the information they require in an easy and convenient format. It has been designed with the patient’s needs at the forefront of everything, from checking surgery times to letting us know what you think of us.

Serving you

Our dedicated team are here to treat those minor ailments that occur as well as providing specialist management of long-term conditions and clinics covering a wide range of healthcare issues. The technology also means you can now do a lot of things from the comfort of your home such as order a repeat prescription or book an appointment


Wheelchair access is available and there is street parking in the surrounding area.

Saturday Surgery

For the convenience of patients who are unable to attend an appointment with a doctor during weekday surgery hours due to work or study commitments, the practice is open on Saturday mornings. At this time we offer a limited number of non-urgent, pre-bookable only, GP appointments. Emergency appointments are not available on Saturday morning. Patients may order and collect repeat prescriptions during Saturday opening hours. There is no telephone access to speak to reception staff on Saturday Mornings . 

Home visit
Please only ask for a home visit if you or a member of your family are unable to attend the surgery.  Please phone before 10.30am. Please only ask for an out-of-hours visit if it is truly necessary and cannot wait till the next surgery.

Please cancel appointments you cannot keep so they can be offered to other patients. If you are coming as a family please book separate appointments for each person.

Minor Ailments

For many minor ailments and self -limiting illnesses you can self care.  Alternatively, for health information and telephone advice, please phone NHS  111 service  on 111 or consult one of the local chemists.



Opening times

Reception times

Sunday Closed

Surgery times

Monday 09:30 - 12:3013:00 - 15:0016:00 - 18:00
Tuesday 09:30 - 12:3013:00 - 15:0016:00 - 18:00
Wednesday 09:30 - 12:3013:00 - 15:0016:30 - 18:00
Thursday 09:00 - 12:30
Friday 09:30 - 12:3013:00 - 15:0016:30 - 18:00
Saturday 08:00 - 11:00
Sunday Closed

Out of hours


Once the Surgery is closed patients can obtain medical care and general advice from:-



NHS 111 service on       111  between 6.30 PM and 8.30 AM on week days and over the Week- end

Out of hours Service     0845 075 0497   on Thursdays between 12.30PM and 6.30PM



Last verified on 07/06/2015

Additional information

Please let us know of any changes to your name, phone number or address so we can keep your records up to date and can contact you in an emergency. Please do not use Mobile phones on surgery premises and consultation rooms . Please treat our staff with courtesy and respect. Any violence or abuse (verbal or otherwise) toward staff or any persons on the premises will not be tolerated. We operate a zero tolerance policy and firm action will be taken if such behaviour is noted.


  • Dr Nousheen Mirza
  • Dr Vivegananthan Kandeepan
  • Dr Guhaeni Thurairajah
  • Dr Arunan Thurairajah

To read more about us and to find other staff members please view our staff page.

GPs at this practice

2 male and 2 female GPs

Additional languages spoken

Urdu, Tamil

Online facilities

  • Online appointment booking is available Online appointment booking
  • Order or view repeat prescriptions online is available Order or view repeat prescriptions online
  • Online access to view test results is not available Online access to view test results

You must be registered with your GP's online service to access the facilities. Find out more about accessing online services.

Clicking this link will take you to an external website.

Data source: HSCIC


Registration forms can be downloaded from surgery website. http://www.yorksurgeryilford.nhs.uk

Our facilities

Wheelchair access is available and there is street parking in the surrounding area.

Latest news

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If you wish to view more information about this practice, including additional outcome standards, please go to the myhealthlondon website

Last updated on 28 June 2012.

Catchment Area Street Listing

Associated document

Catchment Area Street Listing (.xls, 34 KB)

Last updated on 23 July 2008.

Key facts

Registered patients


Friends and Family Test score: General Practice

87%Patients recommend this practice. 103 responses.

More on how we perform

We are currently accepting new patients

Please register during reception hours

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Latest reviews of this gp practice

Bad Service

Bad service ,poorly run practice. Spoke to receptions about a simple query was told one thing , spoke to practice manager gave me a compl...

26 September 2015

helpful, knowledgeable doctors.

I am surprised by some of the negative reviews. I have been a patient here for approx. 35 years; I rarely have a problem getting an appoi...

12 June 2015

Vague service times

The only way I can manage an appointment so far is by going at least 20 mins prior to the opening hours and stand outside in the cold win...

7 March 2015

Wonderful surgery, very friendly and professional team!

We recently moved to Ilford and I must say I very pleased with York Surgery!!! The receptionists are always very polite and helpful. ...

3 February 2015

Behavior of Services -

extremely low as per NHS protocol, staff at counter are not relevant to the field. If they are going to register new applicant, it will t...

28 January 2015

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Last updated on 25 July 2015.

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