12/07/2019 - this week we said goodbye and good luck to Dr Kate Robinson who is moving away from Maidenhead. Kate has been with us for 3 years and will be missed by us all.
09/07/2019 - The Cedars Surgery will be closed for staff training from 12:30 on Wednesday 10th July. Our clinicians will be training on Renal Medicine/Heart Failure and our non-clinical staff on Safeguarding Adults. Please contact 111 for assistance when we are closed.
30/06/2019 - Hay fever?? No need to visit your GP, your local pharmacist can provide expert advice and treatment - no prescription required. Click here for more information.
22/05/2019 - Why not join members of staff on Saturday 1st June at 09:00 at Braywick Park for the Practice Park Run/Walk. Click here for more information.
01/05/2019 - Ramadan 2019 is expected to start around May 6th and fasts will last over 18 hours on some days. More information can be found in the following links:
Ramadan and diabetes
A Guide to Healthy Fasting
03/04/2019 - the surgery will be closed today 12:30-18:30 for staff training. Please contact 111 when we are closed or complete an eConsult for a response before 18:30 on the next working day.
01/04/2019 - Diabetes Prevention Week 1-7th April 2019. Find out more here.
28/01/2019 - eConsult now live... An online triage tool that enables GPs to conduct consultations more efficiently. Why not try it now - eConsult.
10/01/2019 - eConsult coming soon... An online triage tool that enables GPs to conduct consultations more efficiently. Visit the test version here eConsult.
26/06/2018 - We says goodbye to Dr Frances Barton this week who has been with us since January 2016. We wish Frances the best of luck for the future. We are in the process of employing her replacement and hope to have news on this shortly.
12/06/2018 - Your views matter - be part of the conversation and help us influence the shape of urgent care services. Click here for further information.
24/05/2018 General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR)
Your privacy and security are very important to us and we are fully committed to ensuring that The Cedars Surgery meets the high standards for data privacy and security, including complying with the European Union data protection law known as the General Data Protection Regulation (or GDPR), which takes effect on 25th May 2018.
Our updated privacy notice is available here.
24/04/2018 MHRA warning - head lice treatment
Head lice treatments carry a risk of serious burns if treated hair is exposed to open flames or other sources of ignition. Eight cases of serious burns associated with Hedrin® 4% cutaneous solution have been reported to the MHRA since the product was licensed in 2005. Parents, carers and the people with head lice should be advise that they should not smoke around treated hair and that it should be kept away from open flames or other sources of ignition, including in the morning after overnight application until hair is washed.
17/04/2018 GP HUB - Evening and Weekend GP & Nurse appointments available
20/03/2018 PSA testing and prostate cancer: advice for well men aged 50 and over
PSA testing and prostate cancer: advice for well men aged 50 and over
15/01/2018 Healthmakers -
Living with a long term physical health condition? Want to learn how to self-manage your condition better? Healthmakers
Why not follow the surgery on Facebook, search: The Cedars Surgery - Maidenhead
We will be using Facebook to provide local information on services and healthcare to our patients. This will be an information site only and will not be used for two-way communications with patients.
11/12/2017 Stay well this winter:
When to go to A&E
At the first sign of a winter illness seek advice from a pharmacist
11/12/2017 Friends and Family Test monthly report uploaded:
The latest Friends and Family Test report is now available - click here.
Some of the feedback we received:
- Like the Drs and staff and you can be seen with emergencies on the day.
- Whenever I come to the surgery and I have any problems it's dealt with promptly.
- Very efficient and always can get an appointment.
- It is always a pleasure to see Dr Dosanjh even if I don't always like what she tells me.
- I always get an appointment when I need one. The GPS are friendly and professional.
- Dr Barton did spend time to explain my condition, simple and non complex.
- Really helpful and Dr. Donnelly listens well to her patients.
- The gp and nurse were so caring and over the last 10 years I have been so happy with the doctors as a whole thank u.
- Dr Claire Nieland was very helpful.
- My nurse, Sharon Kennedy, is excellent.
- GP Dr Goyal was great.
- Helpful reception staff.
- Service is wonderful and very welcoming friendly atmosphere.
- Dr Robinson was a very nice doctor.
11/12/2017 Social Prescribing launched at The Cedars Surgery.
We are pleased to announce that social prescribing is now being offered at the surgery. Social prescribing helps patients explore extra services that may help them to improve their health and sense of wellness - find out more here.
11/12/2017 Evening and weekend appointments at the GP Hub.
The General Practice Hub - seven day extended hours access top routine primary care services at St. Mark's Hospital, Maidenhead and King Edward VII Hospital, Windsor. find out more here.
27/03/2018 GP HUB Easter appointments on Good Friday and Easter Monday
05/02/2018 Dementia & Carer Event 1st March 2018:
An event for those growing older and in need of support, those with dementia and their careers. Come along to the surgery 9-11am or 3-5pm on Thursday 1st March 2018.
02/01/2018 - Dr Dharma has now left the surgery following 3 years of providing locum cover during maternity leave. We thank Dr Dharma for his hard work and dedication during his time at the surgery and wish him well for the future.