Welcome to Station Road Surgery
Our aim is to ensure that you have a positive experience with the care we provide and improve the health and well-being of all our patients.
Did you know that the quickest way to contact us is to use our online consultation service. This saves you having to wait for a while in the phone queue and once we have details of your problem, a clinician will give you a call! You need to make sure that we have your correct telephone number and let us know if there is a time when you won't be able to answer our call. Please click on the banner below to get started.
Avoid the telephone! Consult with one of our GPs online, get a response within 48 hours. Also, request fit notes and other general enquiries.
The surgery is open.
Please do not contact the surgery about queries re Covid vaccinations. If you have any questions, please call 119, or alternatively please look on the www.gov.co.uk website.
We have been asked to increase and prioritise capacity for vaccination against COVID-19. In order to do this, we may need to postpone some non-urgent appointments. If your appointment is affected, we will contact you to rearrange it.
Please be assured we remain open if you need us. A clinician will speak to you on the phone to begin with and only invite you in for a face-to-face appointment if necessary.
To mask or not to mask.
When you visit the surgery you will be in close proximity to our clinicians and potentially vulnerable patients. We, therefore, ask that when you visit the surgery you continue to wear a face mask. This is to ensure that those who are most vulnerable are still protected when accessing care.
Proof of Covid Vaccination Status
Please follow this link to obtain proof of vaccination. Please note that the GP does not deal with these requests
Appointments are being delivered face-to-face, online, over the telephone, and via video link. You can also use our e-consult service by clicking on the banner above. If you are asked to come into the surgery for a face-to-face appointment, please remember to wear a face-covering
Phone Lines are busier, therefore please persevere if it takes a longer time to answer or you need to redial. Our busiest periods are between 8 am and 10 am, if your problem will wait, please try after these times. You may be asked to discuss your condition with our reception team first, to assess what will be most appropriate for you and which member of the health care team is best placed to help you. Please be reassured of your confidentiality at all times.
Home Visits are available for the truly housebound and should be requested before 11.00 am. We also have access to district nurses, community matron, specialist community nurses and social prescribing link workers who can all help to advise and support you.
Routine Clinics We have continued to provide care for patients with long-term conditions, such as Asthma, COPD, Diabetes and Epilepsy. Cervical smears will continue to be carried out, as will baby immunisations.
Tolerance We appreciate that this has been a very difficult time for our patients, but would ask that you treat our staff with courtesy and respect at all times. If you do have to make a complaint, we ask that you put it in writing and address it to the Practice Manager. We strive to work together with our patients to improve our services.
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To use the online service you must have obtained a user name & password from the surgery. Please contact reception for further information. Find out More.
We hope you enjoy having a look around the site and familiarising yourself with some of the online features such as ordering a repeat prescription. Whatever your thoughts, be sure to let us know via our feedback function. Comments and suggestions are always a great way of helping us continue to enhance the way we look after you.
Get Well, Keep Well
Of course we’re not just here for when you are unwell. Our team of healthcare professionals and back-up staff offer a number of clinics and services to promote good health and wellbeing whatever your medical condition.
The surgery building was opened in 1984 and is the result of extensive conversion works to the old Sowerby Bridge Police Station.
We provide ramps and toilet facilities for the disabled. A wheelchair available for anyone who has problems getting their own wheelchair into the surgery. All our patient services are on the ground floor.
(Site updated 13/05/2022)