All patients registered at Shirland Road Medical Centre have a named doctor who has overall responsibility for your care and support. Your registered GP is also your named accountable and your allocated GP. Your allocated GP will be responsible for the provision of your healthcare. If you choose to see another doctor at the surgery you are entirely free to go on doing so exactly as before.
If you are unsure of who is your named Doctor please ask at reception.
New patients are allocated a Doctor on Registration.
The practice area map is shown with our catchment area marked - Click on the map for a larger view.
Please contact the surgery to confirm that you live within our catchment area.
If you live in our practice catchment area (see above) you can join our list. If you are registering your new baby please next section.
To register we require the following information:
- Download and complete a GMS1 Registration form, this must be fully completed before registration can be processed and please ensure you have your NHS Number (you can get this from your previous GP)
- Download and complete a New Patient Registration Form
- 1 x Photo identification (eg Passport or Driving Licence)
- 1 x Utility bill or bank statement sent to your current address, which you have received within the last three months.
Please contact the surgery 020 8969 2626 and we will provide you with the email address to forward the scanned documents to us (please note following the registration process your ID documents will be destroyed securely)
You need to register your new baby at the practice as soon as possible. Therefore please download and complete a GMS1 Registration Form (also available from reception) and send it to your surgery. Please ensure you provide your baby’s NHS Number which will be detailed in their Red Book. Once we have received the form we will register your baby as a patient at this Practice.
At 8 weeks you will need an appointment for a mother and baby post-natal check. Your baby’s course of routine immunisations will start at 8 weeks and will be given at this appointment. Please remember to bring the red book and Paracetamol (e.g. Calpol). If you cannot make this appointment you must notify reception as soon as possible.