Welcome to Lambgates Health Centre
Lambgates Health Centre serves the whole of Hadfield as well as its surrounding villages, our doctors, nurses and reception team take pride in offering the highest standard of patient-centred healthcare. We aim to treat all our patients promptly, courteously and in complete confidence.
We offer a full general practice service and run clinics for chronic disease care and offer a wide variety of other medical services such as contraception, minor surgery, childhood & travel vaccinations as well as free NHS health checks.
The information on this website is for both existing patients and those considering registering with us. You can find out about our services, how to access them and some general information about how our practice operates. If you live in our practice area and would like to register with us, please complete our registration form that is available from reception.
Please note that you will be registering with the practice rather than an individual GP. If you would like continuity with a particular GP please consider there may be a wait. However, all GPs can access your medical record and will be more than happy to help.
Lambgates Health Centre is a Training Practice. This means hospital doctors wanting to enter general practice spend twelve months with us in order to gain the experience they need to become family doctors. We also train Foundation Year 2 doctors (in their second year after qualification); medical students from Manchester University; nursing students and work experience students.
Please have your Flu Vaccination at Lambgates. We know you have a choice, and having it here helps to support the staff and services in General Practice
Thank you for your continued support with us at Lambgates.
We have two separate vaccinations, one for over 65's and one for under 65's.
Flu Clinic dates:
Saturday 13th October
- Over 65's: Fully Booked- Contact the surgery to find the next availability
- Under 65's: Spaces
We are always trying to think of ways to improve our services, and our telephone system was one of the areas that was mentioned the most.
We have a shorter opening message from Dr Palmer and we have introduced options to our telephone service:
- Press 1 to Book Appointments
- Press 2 for Test Results - Please note this is between 11-am and 2pm only
- Press 3 for Prescription Queries - Please leave a voicemail and the Prescription Clerk will return your call before 3pm that day.
- Press 4 for the Secretaries for Referral Queries
- Press 5 for the Cancellation Line - here you can leave a brief message to cancel your upcoming appointment. Please note this is not to re-arrange; it is purely to cancel.
- Press 6 for Any Other Queries
We hope this will make telephoning the practice a lot easier and you can save time by being put through to the correct department at first.
We would welcome any feedback on this new service.
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(Site updated 15/11/2018)