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.
SEASONAL INFLUENZA VACCINATION 2016/17
You are eligible for a FREE influenza vaccination if:
- You are over the age of 65
- You are pregnant
- You have a serious long-term health condition such as asthma, COPD, diabetes, chronic heart disease, kidney disease or have a weakened immune system
- You are the main carer for an elderly or disabled person who would suffer if you became ill
- Children aged 2, 3 and 4 are also eligible for a free influenza vaccination which is usually given as a nasal spray.
Please book an appointment with reception.
OUTBREAK OF MEASLE CASES IN LONDON
Any patient with a rash, especially if preceded by a fever please telephone ahead before attending the practice.
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.
OUT OF HOURS ON WEDNESDAY AFTERNOONS
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.
EBOLA ALERT !
If you have travelled to Guinea, Liberia, Sierra Leone and Nigeria in the last 21 days and have developed a fever of >38 C, a headache, diarrhoea, joint & muscle pain, and a sore throat, PLEASE DO NOT COME TO THE SURGERY. Instead stay at home, telephone us on: 020 8883 1458 and book a Telephone Consultation with a doctor first to avoid contact with other patients and staff. Outside surgery hours, at weekends and bank holidays, please telephone NSH 111 (by dialling 111 on your telephone keypad).
(Site updated 24/11/2016)