Bury Knowle Health Centre

01865227788 207 London Road, Headington , Oxford, Oxfordshire, OX3 9JA


  • Bury Knowle Health Centre Newsletter
  • Praise Summary November 2013



We are a doctor’s surgery, situated adjacent to Bury Knowle Park on the London Road in Headington, Oxford. For your convenience our centre provides you with easy access to:

  • Doctors and Nurses  
  • NHS Dental Practice. Tel: 01865 308400
  • Pharmacy
  • NHS Counselling and Psychology
  • NHS Physiotherapy  
  • Osteopathy
  • Midwifery
  • District Nurses
  • Health Visitors
  • Saturday morning

Our aim is to provide you with the best possible care in a professional, safe and friendly manner, and to work with you to improve health.

The surgery is in a pleasant position overlooking the park, with on site car and bicycle parking. We are easily accessible from the London Road by foot, car or bus. The building is purpose built single storey, light and spacious, and with easy access for wheelchair users and children in prams or pushchairs.Toilets for people with disabilities and baby changing facilities are also available. We have a wheelchair available for anyone who requires assistance when visiting us. A play area for children is provided. 

Opening times

Reception times

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


Monday 08:30 - 13:0014:30 - 18:00
Tuesday 07:30 - 13:0014:30 - 18:00
Wednesday 08:30 - 13:0014:30 - 18:00
Thursday 08:30 - 13:0014:30 - 18:00
Friday 07:30 - 13:0014:30 - 18:00
Saturday 08:15 - 11:15
Sunday Closed

Last verified on 26/02/2018


  • Dr Margaret Stewart
  • Dr Shameq Sayeed
  • Dr Emily Gleave
  • Dr Ishraga Awad
  • Dr Meriel Raymond
  • Mr Marcus Gleave
  • Dr Shelley Petzer
  • Dr Laura Watson
  • Luke Allen
  • Dr Fiona Hamilton
  • Dr Alexander Finlayson
  • Dr Amy Swainston
  • Dr Gregory Lloyd
  • Dr Bethany Moos
  • Dr Justin Mark Amery
  • Dr Melissa Holden
  • Dr Andrew Collins

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

GPs at this practice

7 male and 10 female GPs

Other branches

This practice is part of a practice group.

If you are interested in registering with one of our other branches please find their contact information here.

Online facilities

  • Online appointment booking is available Online appointment booking
  • Order or view repeat prescriptions online is available Order or view repeat prescriptions online

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Data source: NHS Digital

Latest news

Bury Knowle Health Centre Newsletter

Bury Knowle Newsletter July 2014

Associated document

BKHC Newsletter July 2014.pdf (.pdf, 161.78 KB)

Last updated on 18 September 2014.

Praise Summary November 2013

Examples of positive comments received by Bury Knowle Health Centre

  • I’m a fan of the new [appointments] system – please keep it
  • The surgery gave me the help and support I needed
  • Really impressed with the reception staff – very helpful and friendly. Efficient service.
  • Very grateful for everything you have all done for him over the years; very gently and with a lot of kindness
  • Excellent idea to have a call with the doctor first [before needing to come in]
  • Take this opportunity to express my gratitude for the treatment and attention received in the past 15 years at the practice
  • Thanks to everyone for her care last week. Wonderful team.
  • Thanks to all staff involved in his care.
  • Excellent care and attention from the doctor
  • Thanks for your help this afternoon – I’m feeling much better about it now
  • She must be the best venapuncturist in the UK
  • That doctor is a saint; I think he is a wonderful man
  • This practice is fabulous/exceptionally outstandingly  good/so well run/ seriously dedicated & hard working people/intelligent and knowledgeable doctors/kind and responsive staff
  • I very much like your new appointments system….Keep up the good work!
  • Really happy with the service on everything, the fact that you stay open late in Thursday and open on Saturday, and even have doctors call me. Honestly you seem to go above and beyond what my friends’ doctors do.
  • I have moved and had different GPs and this is so much better than the others. I find this practice -- doctors, nurses and administrative staff nothing but helpful, kind, responsive, and efficient. I have recommended this practice to everyone I know in the area.
  • Thank you for helping me
  • I was at the Bury Knowle surgery for over 6 years and I can say that it was a good experience as your services made me feel I was in very good hands!
  • Service here is fantastic; receptionists are so helpful; really good.
  • Thank you for being so wonderful; you are much appreciated.
  • I am more than satisfied. I think the system is fantastic. I am the envy of my colleagues…and I tell them how good Bury Knowle was.
  • I’m really satisfied with the system of being able to speak to a doctor on the phone on the same day. Even more satisfying that I can book this on line rather than ringing. I work full time so this is much more convenient.
  • Thank you for all the care you have given me over the past years. I have been lucky to have had you as my GP
  • It is always pleasant to come to BKHC and everyone is very helpful, polite and friendly
  • I have found all doctors at BK professional and supportive.
  • Many thanks for being so helpful, and so efficient with it! May I say, at a time when so many bits of the NHS are being criticised,  that I have the highest regard for the way in which Bury Knowle has worked for me over many years. I think you do a great job!
  • Many thanks for your wonderful service!
  • Thank you for this. I would like to say how much I have appreciated the quality of care that she has provided over the years I have been her patient, as well as the warmth of her manner. 
  • I’d like to thank you and your staff for being so helpful and welcoming during my time at the surgery.
  • I just wanted to put in writing how impressed I am by the new appointment system that offers phone consultations with a GP,same day appointments with a Nurse for certain conditions & a prompt appointment with a GP when necessary.well done to all concerned

Last updated on 20 November 2013.

Key facts

Registered patients


Weekday evening and weekend appointments offered here or nearby

YESContact practice for appointment availability

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Last updated on 15 February 2019.

Information supplied by NHS Oxfordshire CCG