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Named accountable GP for all Patients

All new and existing patients from the 1st of April 2015 will be allocated a named accountable GP. The named GP will take lead responsibility for the coordination of all services where required. Where the patient expresses a preference as to which GP they have assigned, we will make reasonable efforts to accommodate this request. Patients can continue to still be seen by any GP at the practice. 

All people aged 70 on 1st September 2014 are eligible to get the Shingles Vaccine
All people aged 70 on 01 SEP 2014 are eligible (ie all t hose born between 02 September 1942 and 01 September 1943 inclusive).  ALSO people aged 79 will be offered the vaccine in a catch-up programme (ie all those born between 02 September 1933 and 01 September 1934 inclusive)

 Your Emergency Care Summary:

The NHS is introducing the Summary Care Record, which will be used in emergency care.  The record will contain information about any medicines you are taking, allergies you suffer from and any bad reactions to medicines you have had, to ensure those caring for you have enough information to treat you safely.  For further details please click on the Further Information link on the right handside of the home page.


Patients can choose to go to Finchley Memorial Hospital or the Whittington Hospital for their blood tests. Please inform the doctor where you wish to go so that they give you the correct Hospital Blood Form !


Free NHS Health Checks for patients aged 40 to 74

This new Health Check is part of a new national scheme to help prevent the onset of Heart Disease, Type 2 Diabetes, Kidney Disease and Stroke.  Everyone between the ages of 40 and 74 who has not been diagnosed with the conditions mentioned above will soon be invited for a health check.  If you are outside the age range and concerned about your health, you should contact your GP. For more information visit or call the NHS Health Check helpline on 0845 850 9850. 

East Finchley Medical Practice is a long established child friendly medical practice serving the residents of East Finchley. We are situated just off the High Road and within a walking distance of East Finchley Underground Station.

The surgery can be accessed by car, but car parking close-by is extremely limited and with time restrictions. Our practice currently enjoys the support of 3 doctors and a full time practice nurse. We offer a full range of primary care services and welcome new patients.

We run many clinics for the management of chronic diseases such as asthma, COPD and diabetes and offer a wide variety of other medical services including antenatal and postnatal care, childhood vaccinations, travel vaccination, and FREE NHS Health Checks 40-75yrs olds.

In addition to everything you need to know about the practice you will also find a wealth of health-related information in the menu on the right handside.

 NHS 111

NHS 111 is a non-emergency telephone service designed to help people access local health services. Local residents are able to call 111 when they need medical help and advice, but it is NOT a 999 emergency. For less urgent health needs, residents should still contact their GP during normal opening hours.



Patients who require medical assistance when the surgery is closed on Wednesday afternoons, which cannot wait until the surgery re-opens on Thursday morning, should telephone BARNDOC on this exclusive telephone number:

020 8865 0350 between 13:30 hrs and 18:30 hrs.

Outside of these times, please refer to Opening Hours / Closing Hours section.

(Site updated 06/02/2017)
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