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Elms Medical PracticeTel: 01244 351000
Blacon ClinicTel: 01244 390103
The Practice is open from 08:00am till 6:30pm Monday to Friday.
The telephone is often busy early in the morning; therefore if your call is not for an appointment, please call later in the day. Patients are seen by appointment only.
Dr Gardner and Dr Cleeton are salaried GPs employed by the practice.
Dr Lowrie (M): Wednesday, Thursday & Friday Clinics
Dr McNutt (F): Tuesday, Thursday & Friday Clinics
Dr Snowden (M): Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday Clinics
Dr Magrath (M): Monday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday Clinics
Dr Jackson (M): Monday, Tuesday, Thursday & Friday Clinics
Dr Gardner (F): Monday & Tuesday Clinics
Dr Cleeton (F): Monday, Wednesday & Thursday Clinics
Please note our GP's will also be working at our Blacon Clinic during these clinic times - for more information on the Blacon Clinic Surgery please see the timetable on the next page.
*M - Male GP
*F - Female GP
AM - Morning Surgery
PM - Afternoon Surgery
*** - Unavailable
All practices across the Western Cheshire CCG close for one half day a month between 12.00 - 5.00pm. This allows for staff to be given training and for practices to get together to share knowledge and learning. During the time that the practice is closed if you need urgent medical assistance which cannot wait until the surgery re-opens at 5.00pm, please dial 111. Calls to the NHS 111 service are free from both land lines and mobiles. If you have a life threatening medical emergency please dial 999.
The Half Days that we are closed for 2020 are as follows:
Wednesday 29 January
Thursday 27 February
Wednesday 25 March
Tuesday 28 April
Wednesday 20 May
Tuesday 23 June
Wednesday 22 July
Thursday 27 August
Tuesday 22 September
Thursday 29 October
Wednesday 25 November
Thursday 17 December
Please note these dates are subject to change
The surgery opening hours are from 8.00am - 6.30pm Monday to Friday, excluding bank holidays.
During the time when the surgery is closed and you require urgent medical assistance which cannot wait until the surgery re-opens please call 111. Calls to the NHS 111 service are free from both landlines and mobiles. If you have a life threatening medical emergency please dial 999.
NHS 111 Youtube Video Link