Westhoughton Branch Surgery

19420367166 294 Church Street, Westhoughton , Bolton, Lancashire, BL5 3QQ

3 out of 5 stars

Based on 5 ratings for this GP surgery


  • Patient Participation Group Report 2011/12
  • Patient Participation Group Report 2011/12
  • New Opening Hours at Westhoughton


Opening times

Reception times

Monday 09:00 - 13:0015:30 - 18:30
Tuesday 14:00 - 18:30
Wednesday 09:00 - 13:00
Thursday 09:00 - 13:00
Friday 09:00 - 13:0015:30 - 18:30
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed

Surgery times

Monday 09:00 - 11:3016:00 - 18:00
Tuesday 16:00 - 18:00
Wednesday 09:00 - 11:30
Thursday 09:00 - 11:30
Friday 09:00 - 11:3016:00 - 18:00
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed

Out of hours

During core week day hours of 8am and 6.30pm if you have a medical emergency and Church Street is closed then contact the main surgery, Pike View Medical Centre at Horwich on 01204 322888 for advice. 

Last verified on 05/11/2014


  • Dr S M Malhotra
  • Dr S R Panja
  • Dr R Malhotra

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

GPs at this practice

1 male and 2 female GPs

Other branches

This practice is part of a practice group.

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Online facilities

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Latest news

Patient Participation Group Report 2011/12

We have a Patient Group that meets regularly at the practice.  Our next meeting is in April 2012.  Please ring the surgery and ask to speak to Jenny for further information.

We had a patient questionnaire that was handed out in September and October 2011.  The Patient Group met througout the year and discussed the findings of the questionnaire.  We have produced a report for you to read showing some of the outcomes from the meetings of the Patient Group last year.


Last updated on 29 March 2012.

Patient Participation Group Report 2011/12

Associated document

Patient Participation Group Report 2011/12 (.doc, 63.5 KB)

Last updated on 29 March 2012.

New Opening Hours at Westhoughton

From Thursday 8th March we will be open in the morning 9am until 12.30pm.  We will be closed on Thursday afternoon.

The baby clinic will now be Thursday morning commencing 22nd March

Last updated on 29 March 2012.

Flu clinics 2012

During the summer months we don't often think about the coughs and colds in winter.  However just remember that we start to offer flu jabs mid September.

Ring reception and book your flu injection for 2012 if you are 65 and over, pregnant, have a chronic disease. 

Last updated on 29 March 2012.

Key facts

Registered patients


Weekday evening and weekend appointments offered here or nearby

YESContact practice for appointment availability

Friends and Family Test score: General Practice

88%Patients recommend this practice. 86 responses.

More on how we perform

We are currently accepting new patients

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Latest reviews of this gp practice

Very good doctore

I have been at this doctor's for a long time now and can confidently say that after being a patient at other surgeries in westhoughton, t...

1 February 2018

Extremely rude and discourteous behaviour

I had an appointment to see the nurse - which was made by the surgery, not by myself. I had 11.00 am 22/11/2017 written in my diary. Whe...

22 November 2017

Thank you

I would like to thank all the staff for their kindness and professional care after my recent knee operation. They are making the recovery...

4 March 2017

very happy with my doctor

i am very happy with my doctor does not rush me and listens to me and is very helpful and explains to me what they are doing about my ill...

27 November 2016

Never open

I have been trying for a week to collect a repeat prescription but the surgery is never open and when I telephone there is a message stat...

2 June 2016

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Last updated on 05 November 2014.

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