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Address: 146 Halfway Street, Sidcup, Kent, DA15 8DF
  • Telephone: 020 8300 1680
  • Opening Times: Mon - Fri 8.00am - 6.30pm

Where can I get help when I am ill?

There are lots of services available to help you.

 

Dial 999 only in medical emergencies such as severe chest pain, convulsions, breathlessness and weakness on one side of the body.

 

Avoid a Crisis; Be Prepared

Do you keep a spare inhaler or other medications? Ask your chemist, doctor or nurse about extra medications to start yourself if you are ill.

Do you need help at home or an emergency link button? Ring Social Services (Care central) 01322 356363

 

Your GP Practice: Woodlands Primary Care

Appointments, home visits and  telephone advice from a Doctor:

Mondays to Fridays
8.00am-6.30pm

We have a walk in clinic for patients who fell unwell and need to see someone that day between 10 and 11am. The clinic is covered by both GP’s and Nurse Practitioners. This service is only for Woodlands Surgery patients.

Advance booked appointments also available.

Telephone: 020 8300 1680

 

111 Free Phone Helpline

For advice and access to appointments with a GP when your own doctor’s surgery is closed weekends and nights you can call the NHS 111 service free.

 

District Nurses

District Nurses are for wound, catheter, stoma and continence problems and on going care:

Monday- Friday
8am-6pm
020 8320 3550

After 6pm, Saturdays, Sundays, Bank Holidays
Calls will be automatically redirected.


Urgent Care Centre: Queen Mary's Sidcup

This is a 24 hour nurse-led walk-in service for minor injuries.

 
Casualty Departments

Queen Elizabeth, Woolwich. Princess Royal, Farnborough and Darent Valley Hospital are all nearby casualty departments close to Woodlands Primary Care.

THINK: Is this an accident or a true emergency? If you are unsure ring the GP surgery or 111 for advice.