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Aryan Medical CentreTel: 01268 728142
Hoover Drive SurgeryTel: 01268 543366
The surgery is open daily from 08:30 - 18:30
And between 08:30 - 20:45 on Mondays
When the surgery is closed, please dial 111 for access to urgent medical care out of hours.
Appointments to see a doctor are at the following times:
We have extended hours every Monday between 18:30 and 20:45. This will alternate weekly between the main and branch surgeries.
The surgery is open at the following times
Appointments to see a doctor are are from 09:30 - 10:30. Extended hours are also offered every other Monday between 18:30 - 20:45.
This service is available all over weekends, evenings/early mornings and bank holidays
If you require urgent medical treatment outside of normal surgery hours please call 01375 393388 to contact the out-of-hours service.
Patients can also call 111 for the NHS advice line.
The service introduced to handle out of hours calls is now well established. Doctors and qualified nurse practitioners are available to offer medical advice over the telephone and advise whether you need an appointment at the out-of-hours centre or, if necessary, a home visit.
Suitable travel arrangements can be made if you have difficulty in travelling to the centre.
Please note that all telephone calls may be recorded.
Out-of-hours services are generally busy so please think carefully before asking to see a doctor and only do so if you genuinely cannot wait until the surgery re-opens.
In a genuine emergency you should call 999. Chest pains and / or shortness of breath constitute an emergency.
** IMPORTANT FOR ALL PATIENTS**
TIME TO LEARN SESSIONS
This Surgery and many others in the Basildon area will be closed for the whole afternoon and evening on the following dates to take part in a scheme for all practice staff to develop and update their professional skills and knowledge.
First Tuesday of every month
If you have an urgent medical problem during dates listed above and the surgery is closed please call the usual surgery number, 01268 728142 and you will get the details of the Out of Hours Service.