Following NHS England guidelines because of the Coronavirus we have had to suspend all online booking appointments until further notice. If you need to book an appointment please call reception or come into the surgery when we are open. For patients concerned that they may have coronavirus or may have come into contact with someone who has, the NHS 111 online service has created coronavirus pages that tell patients what they should do based on their particular circumstances. These can be accessed at: https://111.nhs.uk/service/covid-19
INFORMATION FOR PATIENTS REGARDING
WUHAN NOVEL CORONAVIRUS INFECTION
All travellers who develop relevant symptoms ( for example respiratory symptoms, shortness of breath, cough, fever) however mild, within 14 days of returning or transitioning from mainland China, Thailand, Japan, Republic of Korea, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Singapore, Malaysia or Macau should not attend the practice, but should remain at home and immediately call NHS 111 for advice.
Brexit and the Supply of Medication
Please be reassured that the availability of medication post Brexit is being closely monitored nationally. You are kindly asked not to stockpile your medication as this will create unnecessary stock shortages. Just order your usual quantities as normal.
MK Pharmacy First provides confidential health advice without needing to book an appointment. If you don’t pay for your prescription, the pharmacy can supply your recommended medicines free of charge.
Use MK Pharmacy First instead of booking a GP appointment and get immediate advice and treatment.
You must be registered with a Milton Keynes GP to qualify for this service
MK Pharmacy First provides advice and treatment for you or your children for the following conditions:
Ear wax build up
Insect bites / stings
Welcome to Westcroft Health Centre
The information on this website is intended to help you get the best from the many services available in the surgery.
Westcroft Health Centre is a partnership of four doctors who are part of a large multi-disciplinary health care team.
The Partners are Dr Suneth Godagama, Dr Asmaa Ali, Dr Nina Patel and Dr Sujith Godagama.
Working alongside the partners are two salaried GP's Dr Kanchana Godagama and Dr Arshdeep Bhatti, and a long term locum Dr Sehar Ali
The practice population is continually growing and it is projected that there will eventually be 15,000 patients. The doctors, practice team and community team work closely together to provide a high quality service that is sensitive to patient needs.
The practice consulting rooms are situated on the ground floor with excellent waiting room facilities. We are fully equipped with facilities for the disabled. The Health Visitors and the Community Mental Health Team are located on the first floor which has lift and stair access.
Like To Register? We welcome new patients to our practice area
New to the area and would like to join our practice? We would be happy to help you.
Please collect a new registration pack from the reception desk. Once you have completed the relevant forms please return your completed forms and bring your proof of address and identity to us
We are unable to offer an appointment until 3 working days after your registration has been accepted. Find out more
Zero Tolerance Policy
The NHS operate a zero tolerance policy with regard to violence and abuse and the practice has the right to remove violent patients from the list with immediate effect in order to safeguard practice staff, For further information please click here
Which Service Do I Need?
Feeling unwell? Who can help you? click here to find out which service best suits your needs.
Which appointment is best for you?
Did you know that you can pre book a routine appointment up to 6 weeks in advance. If however you feel you have an urgent medical problem we have an ‘On Call Team’ available every day.
To find out more Please click here
Did You Know..........
You can now cancel an appointment using our new dedicated text cancellation line .Find out more here
Minor Injury Service
Westcroft Health Centre delivers, on behalf of Milton Keynes CCG, a Minor Injuries Service to our registered patients. For more information about this service
Please click here
Are you due an Asthma review?
Here at Westcroft Health Centre you can now complete an online Asthma review questionnaire if you are 16yrs of age or over. Find out more here
Are you a smoker? Would you like to quit?
Did you know here at Westcroft Health Centre we have our own smoking advisor
Please click here for more information.
Minor Illness Nurse
Our minor illness nurses can deal with all minor ailments such as Rash, Tonsillitis, Earache, Back Ache, Acne, and more. They are qualified to issue prescriptions when there is a clinical need.
Please be aware our Minor Illness Nurses cannot
- see children under 6 months,
Contact reception for further help
Repeat Prescription Requests
Please remember to allow 48 hours for all prescription requests to be processed.
Your Prescription needs to arrive at the surgery before 2pm. If it is received after this time it will be treated as being recieved the following day.
Saturday and Sunday are not working days.
If you collect your prescription from a pharmacy please allow 2 extra days for these.
For more information regarding prescriptions please click here
NHS Health Checks
Would you like a free NHS health check ?
We are now offering a free health check for patients between the age of 40 and 74, who fit specific criteria.
For further information on NHS health checks Please click here
To book appointments and request prescriptions please click the link below
If you're not yet registered to use the online system please ask at reception for more information.
(Site updated 02/04/2020)