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 Do you think your child might have chicken pox, earache or tonsilitis..? Unsure of what to do...? Go to the 'your health' section on the menu above for pictures and advice.

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If you are unable to attend your appointment please contact reception on 01252 371715 so that this time may be used for another patient.

Out of Hours Telephone Number for URGENT Medical Assistance

If you require urgent medical assistance when the surgery is closed please telephone 111

If you are calling between 8am and 8.30am Monday to Friday please call the Emergency Line number 01252 371715 and listen to the complete message.

Do you have a form that needs a GP signature?

Did you know that some forms do incur a fee and are not covered by the NHS?

Go to our Policies and Proceedures page - see the link on this page - for further information.

Welcome to the Southwood Practice Website



Southwood Practice is run by Dr Andrew Whitfield with the aim of providing comprehensive healthcare of the highest quality to our patients.

Due to staff changes we are currently undergoing a change in our appointment system.  Please bear with us while we are undergoing this period of adjustment.



MONDAY - 4:30 - 5:30PM

TUESDAY - 08:30 - 10:30AM

WEDNESDAY - 5:00 - 7:00PM

THURSDAY - 08:30 - 11:00AM

FRIDAY - 1:00 - 3:00PM

 Note that for Wednesday 22nd only the clinic is from 4:00 - 6:00pm

Please visit our Further Information menu on the right hand side for information about online services and further health information.

Our email address is - this can be used for feedback.


policies Click here to view our practice policies


pill Click here to register to book appointments and order your repeat prescriptions online

Please note that some of the facilities below are only accessible via EMISaccess online which requires log-in details, this is available from Reception.  We will require to see photographic ID - please see Patient Access on the right hand menu.


(Site updated 17/03/2017)
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