Wilmslow Health Centre

Telephone: * 08432 909 209
Address: Chapel Lane, Wilmslow, Cheshire, SK9 5HX
Website: http://www.wilmslowhealthcentre.com

5 out of 5 stars

Based on 39 ratings for this GP surgery

News:

  • More new clinics at Wilmslow Health Centre!
  • New community Ophthalmology Service Launched
  • New automated telephone booking system

Overview

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Opening times

Reception times

Monday 08:00 - 18:30
Tuesday 08:00 - 20:00
Wednesday 08:00 - 18:30
Thursday 08:00 - 18:30
Friday 07:30 - 18:30
Saturday 09:00 - 12:00
Sunday Closed

Surgery times

Monday 08:30 - 18:30
Tuesday 08:30 - 20:00
Wednesday 08:30 - 18:30
Thursday 08:30 - 18:30
Friday 07:30 - 18:30
Saturday 09:00 - 12:00
Sunday Closed

Last verified on 28/06/2012

Doctors

  • Dr Mark Brennan
  • Dr Amar Ahmed
  • Dr Nicolle Green
  • Dr Stephanie Pearl
  • Dr. Tarek Aziz
  • Dr Susanna Carol Soar

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

GPs at this practice

3 male and 3 female GPs

Additional languages spoken

French, Italian, Arabic, Egyptian

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 medical records is not available Online access to medical records
  • 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

Latest news

More new clinics at Wilmslow Health Centre!

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There are now even more clinics available to NHS patients in our surgery.

Patients with hand and wrist problems can be seen on a Saturday morning by a team of specialist surgeons. Many conditions can be treated on the spot.

Our diagnostic clinics now include investigations on site for palpitations, heart disease and fluid retention.

All on top of Wilmslow Health Centre's existing services for ultrasound, ear nose and throat and eye clinics.

And as with all our services, patients can be referred from any GP in any practice either directly or via Choose and Book. All patients are welcome to make use of our free parking and excellent cental location, and we always welcome new patients to our GP list if they like what they experience at Wilmslow Health.

 

More to come in 2014...

Last updated on 18 December 2013.

New community Ophthalmology Service Launched

Optegra, a leading eye care expert, has opened its first ever outreach clinic, bringing its expertise and advice to Wilmslow.

The new clinic has opened within Wilmslow Health Centre and was the brainchild of local GP, Dr Amar Ahmed, who is a partner at the centre.

Dr Ahmed said "I approached Optegra as we were very happy with the care they were giving our patients. It was timely, high quality, and always led by top eye consultants. This is the latest in a number of projects we offer here in Wilmslow, and we see it as an ideal service to offer patients – not just those registered at our surgery, but patients across Cheshire."

The clinic is run by leading ophthalmic surgeons, state of the art equipment is brought to the Wilmslow Health Centre and patients, both NHS and private, can be seen within a few days of referral.

Caroline McHugh, hospital manager for Optegra Manchester Eye Hospital, said: "This is our first outreach clinic, and it is wonderful to bring our experts and equipment to a GP surgery, making our services so easily available throughout Cheshire.

"We are always looking for suitable partners and this new clinic at Wilmslow Health Centre is an exciting opportunity to bring our full range of treatments as well as offering advice on all aspects of eye care and eye health. We are already starting to look into other outreach clinics!"

Optegra, which has one of its specialist eye hospitals in Didsbury is supported by over 60 consultant level ophthalmic surgeons who provide a wide range of ophthalmic procedures including: Clarivu (refractive lens exchange), laser vision correction, cataract removal, glaucoma, AMD and cosmetic procedures.

The new clinic runs on Tuesday evenings and Saturday mornings at Wilmslow Health Centre, and appointments can be booked by calling Optegra on tel: 0800 368 4848.

Last updated on 20 April 2012.

New automated telephone booking system

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Wilmslow Health Centre has just launched a new automated telephone booking system which allows patients to book, cancel or rearrange an appointment on the phone, 24 hours a day, 365 days a year!


Our new telephone number is 08432-909-209

Patients can already book online at www.wilmslowhealthcentre.com

Last updated on 20 April 2012.

ENT Service launched

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Last updated on 20 April 2012.

Urology Service Launched

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Last updated on 20 April 2012.

Orthopaedic Hand Surgery Survice Launched

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Last updated on 20 April 2012.

Chancellor opens new wing

Visit our website to watch the opening ceremony. www.wilmslowhealthcentre.com

The chancellor of the Exchequer, George Osborne, opened our new Operating Theatre, Pharmacy Extension and Education & Training Suite in February 2011.

Last updated on 20 April 2012.

2010 Flu preparations begin early.

In order to protect vulnerable patients from 'flu this winter, Wilmslow Health Centre has organised two special weekend immunisation clinics.
The most effective way to prevent influenza or the severe outcomes from influenza is vaccination. Safe and effective vaccines have been available and used for more than 60 years. Among healthy adults, influenza vaccine can prevent 70% to 90% of influenza-specific illness. Among the elderly, the vaccine reduces severe illnesses and complications by up to 60%, and deaths by 80%.

We have arranged an extra 2000 immunisation appointments to ensure that our patients can be protected as quickly and as conveniently as possible.  

The clinics will be held on Saturday 9th October and Saturday 23rd October, between 8:30AM and Noon.

You are eligible for a 'flu jab if:

You are aged 65 years or over

You are under 65 years of age AND have a diagnosis of Diabetes, Respiratory Disease, Kidney Disease, Liver Disease, Heart Disease, Stroke, or if you are immunocompromised. 

We request that all eligible patients begin booking their appointments directly with reception immediately. 

Further information is available on our website www.wilmslowhealthcentre.com"

 

Last updated on 20 April 2012.

Wilmslow Health Centre tops clinical care league table again.

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We are pleased to announce that Wilmslow Health Centre was again the only practice in the Eastern Cheshire area to score 100% clinical points for the 3rd consecutive year.

Last updated on 20 April 2012.

Official: Wilmslow Health Centre one of the best for getting appointments

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Wilmslow Health Centre was 1 of only 7 practices in the whole of the region (53 practices) that achieved the highest scores in the independently conducted national patient experience survey this year. Below is a letter sent to Wilmslow Health Centre by the Chief Executive of the PCT. Dear Dr Case As you are aware, the National Patient Experience Survey results for Improving Access have recently been published. The PCT has now had an opportunity to analyse and reflect on the results, and to make comparisons with national and PCT benchmarks. We are very pleased to see that your practice has scored consistently well, being one of only 7 practices within Central and Eastern Cheshire PCT who achieved the highest threshold in all 4 criteria - 48 hour access; pre-bookable appointments; ease of telephone access; and the ability to consult a GP of choice. Access can be a challenging problem for many G.P. practices, and you have obviously worked hard to achieve the flexibility between responding to patient demand for urgent appointments, and at the same time, allowing for sufficient pre-bookable appointments. Congratulations on your achievement and keep up the good work! Yours sincerely Mike Pyrah Chief Executive

Last updated on 20 April 2012.

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Key facts

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83.5% - In the middle range

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Last updated on 18 December 2013.

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