Doctors

The Greensands Medical Practice covers Hatley – it has surgeries in Gamlingay and Potton.

In Gamlingay…

Gamlingay surgery

The Medical Centre
Stocks Lane
Gamlingay
SG19 3JR

Website

Surgery hours

Monday to Friday, 8.30 am to 12.30 pm and 2.00 to 6.30 pm.  Not open on Wednesday afternoon or at weekends

Appointments / repeat subscription

By phone – 01767 651 544
Online – first register with the practice

Emergencies / non-emergency

01767 651 546 if it’s an emergency and it’s during normal Monday to Friday surgery hours – 8.30 am to 12.30 pm and 2.00 to 6.30 pm (closed Wednesday afternoon).

999 at all other times if it is an emergency – if not an emergency, phone the NHS on 111.

For general advice

24 hour urgent care service – not an emergency – phone NHS on 111
NHS 111 website – urgent and emergency care page
NHS 111 website – symptoms page

Clinics – general

The practice runs over a dozen clinics, including counselling, family planning, minor injury and travel vaccination – see their clinics page

Clinics – ‘flu

There are walk-in and catch-up ‘flu clinics, usually starting in October – see their website for times and places

Doctors and nurses

There are eight doctors and three practice nurses covering the two surgeries – see the staff page of their website.  They are normally only seen by appointment

Prescriptions

Prescriptions can be dispensed at both surgeries


And in Potton…

Potton Surgery

Brook End
Potton
SG19 2QS

Surgery hours

Monday to Friday, 8.30 am to 12.30 pm and 2.00 to 6.30 pm.  Not open on Thursday afternoons or at weekends

Appointments / repeat subscription

By phone – 01767 260 340
Online – first register with the practice

Emergencies

During normal Monday to Friday surgery hours – 8.30 am to 12.30 pm and 2.00 to 6.30 pm (closed Thursday afternoon) – 01767 260 229

All other information as Gamlingay surgery.


Dentists

The two closest dentists are…

Bassingbourn
Bassingbourn Dental Practice, 2 High Street, Bassingbourn, SG8 5NF
01763 245 052

Potton
Potton Dental Practice, 10 King Street, Potton, SG19 2QT
01767 262 252

Other dentists in our area are listed on the NHS website


Hospitals

With accident and emergency departments…

Bedford
Bedford Hospital South Wing, Kempston Road, Bedford, MK42 9DJ
Tel 01234 355 122

Cambridge
Addenbrooke’s Hospital, Hills Rd, Cambridge, CB2 0QQ
Tel 01223 245 151

Huntingdon
Hinchingbrooke Hospital, Hinchingbrooke Park, Huntingdon, PE29 6NT
01480 416 416

Stevenage
Lister Hospital, Coreys Mill Lane, Stevenage, SG1 4AB
01438 314 333

Other hospitals…

Bedford
Bedford Hospital North Wing, 32-34 Kimbolton Road, Bedford, MK40 2NS
01234 355 122

Biggleswade
Biggleswade Hospital, Potton Road, Biggleswade, SG18 0EJ
01767 224 913

Cambridge
Rosie Maternity Hospital, Robinson Way, Cambridge, CB2 0QQ
01223 245 151

Papworth
Royal Papworth Hospital, Papworth Everard, CB23 3RE
01480 830 541

For more information on NHS hospitals, go to the NHS website


Chemists

The two closest chemists are…

Gamlingay
Gamlingay Pharmacy, 37 Church Street, Gamlingay, SG19 3JH
01767 650 334

Potton
Lloyds Pharmacy, 17 Market Square, Potton, SG19 2NP
01767 260 236

Other chemists in our area are listed on the NHS website


Opticians

Royston
Scrivens Optical & Hearing Care, 48 High Street, Royston, SG8 9AW
01763 243 050

Other opticians in our area are listed on the NHS website


Health and wellbeing

The NHS website has an impressive amount of useful information with thousands of freely available articles, videos, tools and apps to help you make the best choices about your health and wellbeing – eating well, weight, exercise, sleeping, sexual health, alcohol support, quitting smoking and stress / mental health.

It also covers support and social care services if you or someone you know needs help with day-to-day living because of illness or disability.


Page checked and updated 1st February 2019.