Surgery Times

Coronavirus Update

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Opening Times

Please note that our phone lines are extremely busy between 8.30 - 10am and 4.30 - 5.30pm. Unless your need is urgent please do not call during these times.

Surgery Times

Monday 08:00 - 19:30
Tuesday 08:00 - 19:30
Wednesday 08:00 - 18:30
Thursday 08:00 - 18:30
Friday 08:00 - 18:30

Nurse Times

The practice nurses are available throughout morning and evening surgeries and also during the afternoons for booked appointments. Appointments for new patient health checks, routine dressings, smears and ear syringing should be booked for early morning or afternoon through reception. Patients seeking routine asthma checks should book an appointment. As for the doctors, the nurses will also see emergency cases as required. Blood tests are taken routinely at Whittington.

More GP appointments for Islington residents at evenings and weekends

If you live in Islington you can now access more evening and weekend appointments with a GP or nurse thanks to three primary care ‘hubs’ as part of the borough’s i:HUB service.

Click here for more information.

Out Of Hours

If you have a problem which you feel cannot wait until the surgery reopens, you should dial 111.


If you are confronted by a serious problem such as severe chest pain or profuse bleeding call an ambulance (tel: 999) before calling the surgery.

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