When We Are Closed
When the surgery is closed if you require urgent medical advice or treatment please call the surgery on 01322 226090. You will be connected to an answerphone which details the out-of-hours services available. Please only use this service for conditions that cannot wait until the surgery re-opens.
For emergencies your local hospital, Darent Valley, has a 24 hour Accident and Emergency clinic.
Other locations in the area include:
MINOR INJURIES UNIT, Gravesend and North Kent Hospital, Bath Road, Gravesend, Kent DA11 0DG Telephone: 01474 564333. Experienced nurses can treat minor injuries and illnesses seven days a week from 09 :00 – 21:00
NB X-ray facilities are NOT available at weekends or bank holidays.
WHITE HORSE SURGERY AND WALK-IN CENTRE, Vale Road, Northfleet, Kent DA11 8BZ. Telephone: 0300 0300 000. The White Horse Surgery has a walk-in minor illness clinic open daily from 08:00 – 20:00. The surgery is staffed by GPs and nurse practitioners.
In the case of urgent need when the practice is closed you can call NHS Direct
(0845 4647) to speak to a triage nurse. Your needs will be assessed and advice offered or arrangements made for you to see a doctor.
Please do not ask to see a doctor out of hours unless you genuinely cannot wait until the surgery re-opens.
Call 999 in an emergency. Chest pains and / or shortness of breath constitute an emergency.