Appointments at Market Harborough Medical Centre
List holder GP appointments will open up 3 days in advance (60% will open for early booking up to 4 weeks in advance).
Salaried GP appointments will open up 2 days in advance (20% will open for early booking up to 4 weeks in advance).
Registrar GP appointments will open up 1 day in advance.
Urgent (Same Day) Appointments
Please contact us as soon as possible after 8:00am if you have a problem requiring urgent medical attention.
We offer an urgent Minor Illness service each day 8:30am to 12:00pm and 1:30pm to 5:30pm at St Lukes Treatment Centre, Market Harborough. This service, which is by appointment only, is operated by specially trained nurses, supported by a GP.
Nurses take telephone calls for routine queries. If you need to book a telephone appointment with a specialist nurse you will be given a time to ring back.
Routine (Non-Urgent) Appointments
If you require an appointment with a doctor or nurse you may call in to the practice or contact us by telephone to book your appointment (01858 464242). Patient Access - enables appointments to be made via the internet. In order to have access to this you will need to register. Call in person to reception with a form of photo identification (passport, driver's licence).
You will see your own doctor wherever possible, so that you receive the best continuity of care. If your doctor is away on leave, you will be offered an appointment with another doctor.
Doctors take telephone calls for routine enquiries. These calls are taken between consultations and therefore must be kept brief. If you need to book a telephone appointment with your doctor you will be given a time to ring back.
If you require an appointment with a nurse, please contact the practice either in person or by telephone.
All blood tests and urine samples must have been requested by a doctor or nurse from the practice.
We send out appointment reminders by text message : please inform us if you do not wish to receive these.