30/12/2020 - we are receiving a lot of queries about the COVID vaccination and when patients will be invited for the vaccine. At present we have very limited supply and ask that patients click on the following link to get more information about why they have not been invited yet: Why you have to wait for your COVID-19 vaccine - GOV.UK (www.gov.uk)
10/12/2020 - our very own Dr Dosanjh talking about the Coronavirus on national radio - listen here.
05/11/2020 - as the country goes in to lockdown, we can assure you that the surgery is still open and as busy as ever. For on the day emergencies please call 01628 620 458 and for routine appointments please submit your request online at https://thecedarsurgery.webgp.com/
12/11/2020 - the surgery will be closed for staff training from 12:30 til 18:30 on Thursday 12/11. Please contact 111 or submit an eConsult when we are closed.
16/10/2020 - Due to the coronavirus outbreak, how you contact us will be different at the moment. This is to limit face-to-face contact whenever possible and help stop the spread of coronavirus.
Your GP practice is open and if you need to see your doctor or nurse, please contact us. All appointments are now triaged and are being delivered via telephone, video or online with face-to-face appointments booked when needed. You will be advised on the best approach for you.
Our opening hours are 08:00-18:30 Monday to Friday.
Appointments are being delivered face-to-face, online and over the telephone. If you are asked to come into the surgery for a face-to-face appointment, please remember to wear a face covering and wait in your car or outside until called on your mobile. Measures are in place to keep you safe from infection during your visit to the surgery
Please do not come to the surgery unless you have an appointment.
If you are waiting for a check-up, please be assured we will be in touch
For serious or life threatening emergencies call 999, for urgent medical queries call 111.
07/10/2020 - book your flu vaccine today - at risk groups only.
16/09/2020 - the following link may help parents with children at school understand when to keep them home, when to get them COVID tested and when to send them back to school. https://clf.uk/covid-19-related-pupil-absence/
20/03/20020 THE SURGERY IS OPEN, HOWEVER, TO PROTECT STAFF AND PATIENTS WE ARE NOW OPERATING A CLOSED DOOR SYSTEM TO REDUCE FOOTFALL.
19/03/2020 - PRESCRIPTIONS - are taking longer to process due to volumes and staff shortage. Please do not ask for additional medications as this will only delay issue and cause supply chain problems. We will not be allowing stockpiling.
12/0303/2020 - in light of the spread of Coronavirus, the surgery has put a temporary suspension on the booking of online appointments. Please use eConsult to request an appointment - we will triage your request and offer you the most appropriate advice or appointment. This may include a telephone or video consultation. Click here to start an eConsult..
November 2019 - Introducing Diabetes Group Consultations, our new approach to supporting us to deliver high quality routine care more efficiently. Group Consultations are one to one medical appointments delivered by a clinician within a group setting.