Welcome to Canbury Medical Centre

We are an extremely friendly and caring GP practice and welcome everybody. We hope you find this website both useful and informative and any feedback would be gratefully received. Please scroll down to see our latest Surgery General News.

Stoptober is here again and this time it's YOUR turn to QUIT!

You can self refer to see our smoking cessation advisor at his clinic here at Canbury on a Tuesday. Please ask at reception for more details.

 

Antibiotic Awareness

Learn how to become an antibiotic guardian.

  • Step 1 - Please don’t push your doctor for antibiotics
  • Step 2 - Take them exactly as prescribed
  • Step 3 - Spread the word on Antibiotic Resistance

 

We hope you enjoy using our NEW Waiting Room

We have also had a brand new floor laid thoughout the public areas and brand new toilets have been fitted. We hope you enjoy the new changes that we have made.

New Waiting Room

 

MSK practioner

Specialist Appointments

Our musculoskeletal practitioner Jehan has over 20 years’ experience. Why not book an appointment for an assessment today at the surgery instead of seeing the GP. She will give you a thorough assessment as well as expert advice or refer you for further investigations. Please ask at reception to book your appointment.

 

MenACWY

 

NHS APP

 

NEW NHS App

Watch a short video explaining how to use the new NHS App.

 

Launch of our NEW Virtual Patient Participation Group (PPG)

We are excited to announce our NEW Virtual PPG online discussion forum. The forum is very easy to use and a great way to discuss topics with other members, whenever is convenient for you. To register simply enter your details here.

 

Virtual PPG

 

Are Calories Creeping up on you?

 

100 Calorie Snacks

 

Stay Smart Online
Have you signed up yet for Online Access?

Once you're set up you can book appointments, request repeat prescriptions and view your test results all from the comfort of your own home.  To register simply visit the surgery with some photo ID and complete a simple form. Remember, to re-fresh your browser at 8:30am Monday to Friday and 8am on a Saturday to see the latest appointment times with a doctor.

 

General News

Our current news stories include:

  • Information on Pilates Classes at Canbury Medical Centre.

  • All pregnant women are encouraged to self refer to a hospital of their choice rather than coming to see the GP. Kingston Hospital Maternity referral form.

  • Are you struggling to see your GP during normal working hours? See our partner sites for extra appointments 6:30pm-8pm Monday to Friday and 8am-2pm Saturdays and Sundays. Details of Partner site appointments.

  • We no longer book Patient Transport Services through the surgery. Please further details about Patient Transport Service which guides patients to book transport.
  • KOOTH is a new counseling and emotional wellbeing service for children and young people.

  • New Urgent Prescription Policy - Due to an increasing number of requests for repeat prescriptions to be issued urgently / on the same day we have had to review how we handle these requests in order to provide a clinically safe and consistent service to all of our patients. Please pick up a copy at reception or click the link above to view the policy which has been written by a doctor.

  • New support services for people living with dementia and their carers- Globally the number of people living with dementia will increase from 50 million in 2018 to 152 million in 2050, a 204% increase.

  • Connected Kingston is a site dedicated to helping Kingston residents find local activities and navigate local services. It is run by the Royal Borough of Kingston Council and Kingston Voluntary Action in conjunction with local charities and statutory organisations.

  • Connecting your Care will replace the Kingston Care Record - In the new year the Kingston Care Record will be replaced by a new secure system, called Connecting your Care.  For people registered with a GP in Kingston, Connecting your Care means that the existing integrated care record, which holds a summary of a patient’s health and social care information from their GP, community health services, mental health services, Kingston Hospital and Kingston Council’s adult social care services, will be able to be seen by health and care professionals in other areas of south west London, as and when it is needed. To find out more or to opt out please click the following links; Information about Connecting your Care, Poster about Connecting your Care, Frequently Asked Questions about Connecting your Care.

  • Are you Pregnant? - This leaflet summarises the main options available to you in south west London and will help you decide your preferences. See this Maternity booklet.

  • Diabetes UK - Kingston Branch

  • Want help giving up smoking? - If you would like to book a Smoking Cessation course at the GP surgery with an advisor please ask at reception. Alternatively, if you cannot commit to a 6 week programme but would like some support in quitting smoking then we can provide you with a ‘Quit kit’ which is a box full of helpful tools and advice on how to quit smoking successfully. You can also access 2 weeks free Nicotine Replacement Therapy (NRT).

  • Don't assume you're entitled to free prescriptions - If you claim for a free prescription when you're not entitled, even by mistake, you could face a penalty charge of £100.

 

Other News and Information

Did you know we have a Patient Participation Group at the surgery that meet on a regular basis?

The purpose of the Canbury Medical Centre Patient Participation Group is to help us access and use your ideas for new projects, and gain your views as to how the practice can improve and develop.

The Canbury Newsletter

Open a PDF version Canbury Medical Centre Spring Newsletter or pick one up from the surgery reception.

Canbury Singage

 

Our lifestyles can be more unhealthy than we think. Start the fight back to a healthier you. Take the One You quiz and see how you score.

One You is here to help you get back to a healthier you. Take our quiz to see how you score.
 

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Patient Access

Use Patient Access to book an appointment, order repeat prescriptions and view your medical record.

Patient UK

Patient is one of the most trusted medical resources online, supplying evidence based information on a wide range of medical and health topics to patients and health professionals.

NHS (nhs.uk)

The NHS website. Take control of your health and wellbeing. Get medical advice, information about healthcare services and support for a healthy life.

NHS 111

111 is the NHS non-emergency number. It's fast, easy and free. Call 111 and speak to a highly trained adviser, supported by healthcare professionals.

Patient Survey

How likely are you to recommend this Surgery to friends and family if they needed similar care or treatment?  Please spend 2 minutes to take the Friends and Family Test.

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