The Foreland Medical Centre188 Walmer RoadLondon, W11 4EPTel: 020 7727 2604
Outside these hours (8am - 6.30pm), or at the weekend, please call 111.
If you require advice or an emergency visit outside of the surgery please phone 020 8969 7777. This number is open 24 hours a day, staff will take your details and contact the doctor on call, who will then advise you by phone or visit you at your home. KCW GP Co-op provide our out-of-hours cover.
Alternatively you can access urgent assistance by calling NHS 111 service on 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.
In a genuine emergency you should call 999. Chest pains and / or shortness of breath constitute an emergency.
For the convenience of all our patients the Surgery offers extended hours on Monday from 6:30pm to 7:30pm, Tuesday 6:30pm to 7:30pm.
Please note that these appointments must be booked in advance. If you require medical attention please call NHS 111 for medical advice.
The Surgery’s extended hours appointments are aimed at accommodating our patients who are commuters and those who have difficulty attending the surgery in the daytime.
Additional Extended Hours Hubs
If you are registered with a local GP you can access evening, weekend and bank holiday GP and Nurse Appointments at West London’s extended hour’s Hubs.
Extended Hours Hubs are staffed by local and experienced GPs and Nurses and offer assessment and treatment for adults and children.
Appointments are available after your registered GP has closed to ensure that patients have access to a GP during week day evenings up to 9pm and weekends when most local practices are closed
To access the service
· Call your GP practice and ask for an extended access appointment
· Call NHS 111 and they can book you an appointment at one of the hubs
The Extended Access Hubs locations and opening hours are:
Violet Melchett Clinic
St Charles Centre for Health
30 Flood WalkLondon SW3 5RR
Exmoor StreetLondon W10 6DZ
Monday to Friday
Sunday & Bank Holidays