For an emergency when the surgery is closed please call 111 to be signposted to the correct out of hours service. Life threatening emergencies are 999 or A&E.
Welcome to Dr Shahs & Talpur Surgery at Hanford Health Centre
We aim to provide all of our patients with a comprehensive range of healthcare services covering one-off problems to longer term illnesses. Feel free to explore the site that we have packed full of information and find out how you and your family can benefit from our personal and professional approach to healthcare provision.
From April 2015 all patient shave been allocated an accountable named GP. If patients wish to know the name of their accountable GP, please ask at reception. Patients still have a choice of which GP they see
The health centre has access for both wheelchairs and pushchairs and free onsite parking.
Registering is easy with on-line application forms or register at the surgery's reception. Registration is only complete when you have shown ID evidence and address verification.
Before registering please check your postcode is within our practice boundary, this is under the tab new patients.
PATIENT ONLINE ACCESS VIA PATIENT ACCESS
This practice also offers patients the facility to order online and view / print a list of their repeat prescriptions, medicines and appliances.
The practice offers patients facilities to view online, export or print any summary information from their records, relating to medications, allergies, adverse reactions and any other items agreed between the practice and individual patients.
Please contact reception for more information and provision of a password.
Friends and Family
Take our Friends and Family Test Here
Patient participation group (PPG) - A patient lead meeting
Would you like to have a say about the practice and help improve services? Why not join the PPG? Please send us your details via following the link on the right side of the page or at the reception and we will get in touch. Alternatively, please do pass your views or opinions for the group to discuss, you can do this by submitting your topic or matter in writing and handing in to Reception.
The Practice continues to receive heavy incoming telephone calls and it is important that the lines are available for urgent calls and patients requiring to make appointments. We are kindly requesting our patients to help us reduce the volume of incoming calls by not phoning the surgery to ask if your prescription is ready. By allowing the 48 hours for turnaround of your script you need only go to collect your prescription from your designated pharmacy or from the surgery.
Drs Shah & Talpur is a GP Practice within Hanford Health Centre. Hanford health centre holds community clinics that are booked directly with the health centre and has a separate phone line to the practice and we cannot transfer calls across to the health centre. If you require to make an appointment for their clinics such as Phlebotomy, Podiatry... or any enquiries, you need to call Hanford Health Centre - 0300 123 0974.
Patients attending the Health Centre community clinics and not a nurse or GP appointment at the surgery, need to go round to the waiting area down the corridor and not stand in the surgery waiting line or waiting room—please see the list on our reception window of these clinics that are not the doctor surgery ones.
(Site updated 18/05/2018)