Rivermead Gate Medical Centre

01245 348688

CLOSED Temporarily – Wood Street Surgery

01245 354732


We provide a wide range of services and clinics for patients at our practice.

You can find out more by clicking on the links.


We have temporarily suspended On-Line Appointments due to COVID 19 pressures. Make an appointment Our consultations are by appointment only. If you are registered for on-line services you can cancel ... [continue] Appointments


Our practice nurses, provide a wide range of services including: ear syringing removal of sutures wound dressing vaccinations and immunisations travel vaccines (some attract a fee – ask nurse for ... [continue] Clinics

Non-NHS services

The NHS does not pay for some of the services we provide. These include private sick notes, insurance forms, holiday cancellation forms, medical reports, fitness to travel certificates, private prescriptions, ... [continue] Non-NHS services

Online services

SystmOnline There is now the facility for patients to book appointments with a doctor and order repeat prescriptions via this website. This is protected by the highest security and cannot ... [continue] Online services


If you require information on your referral or would like help with booking your appointment to the hospital, please call Central Referral Service on 0300 123 0771 – the service ... [continue] Referrals

Repeat prescriptions

Options to place an order for your medication By email – [email protected] – Please give your name, date of birth & the names and strengths of all the medications you wish ... [continue] Repeat prescriptions

Sick certificates

Temporary change to fit notes For Statutory Sick Pay (SSP), where employees go off sick on or after 10 December 2021, employers can only ask employees for proof of sickness ... [continue] Sick certificates

Test results

Test results take time to reach us, so please telephone when you have been told to do so.  Call the surgery 01245 348688 and choose option 2 between 10.30am and ... [continue] Test results

Travel health

Stay safe and healthy abroad If you are travelling abroad you may need to be vaccinated. Please complete an online travel questionnaire (one form must be completed for each person ... [continue] Travel health

Who should I see?

We try to keep our GP appointments for patients with more serious health problems. Before you book an appointment to see a doctor please consider whether an appointment with a ... [continue] Who should I see?