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WELCOME TO THE PRACTICE
The practice team is committed to providing high quality care at our surgeries in Burton Latimer and Finedon, both of which have suitable access for disabled patients.
We offer a wide range of medical services including health promotion and screening as well as diagnosis and treatment of illness. We hope you will find the practice friendly and sympathetic to your needs. We have a well trained team of doctors, nursing and administration staff to help us provide a high standard of care.
As an approved training practice we provide training for qualified doctors (GP Registrars) who wish to pursue a career as General Practitioners.
The practice welcomes new patients who live within the practice area (See
Latimer Medical Centre:
7.30am - 7.00pm
Wednesday - Friday
8.00am - 6.30pm
(Doors close at 6.00pm)
8.00am - 10.15am (by appointment only)
doctors' consulting hours vary and details may be obtained from the practice
Monday - Friday
8.30am - 12.30pm
1.30pm - 6.00pm
doctor is not always in attendance at Finedon, but the receptionist on duty can
direct your call to Burton Latimer.
Practice News and Notices
We have started a new system of sending a text to your mobile phone when you have booked an appointment. Please remember to advise us if you change your mobile number.
Please also advise us if you wish to opt out of this service.
Please avoid ringing between 08:00 and 09:30 for anything other than an urgent on the day appointment as this is our busiest time for calls.
Please remember to let us know if you cannot keep your appointment so that it can be offered to another patient.
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