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Revised Mask Wearing Guidance October 2022

Since the schools went back in September Covid numbers are on the rise again and a lot of patients are coughing. Over the summer we have had a lot of staff sickness at Riverside with Covid. Our staff are unable to come to work if they are testing positive for Covid. Clinical staff are unable to see patients. In order to protect patients and staff we need to continue to advise all patients to wear a mask inside the surgery...

Practice Closure – Tuesday 15 November 2022

Riverside Surgery will be closed from 1pm today for staff training. Should you need urgent medical assistance please call 01296 850011 before 6.30pm, and 111 after 6.30pm.

Online Access to NHS Medical Records

Dear Patients, The NHS wants to give people better ways to see their personal health information online. We know that people want to be able to access their health records. It can help you see test results faster and it also lets you read and review notes from your appointments in your own time. The NHS plan was that from 1 November if you are over 16 years of age and have an online account through the NHS App, or...

Appointment update

Dear Patient, The Partners and staff at Riverside Surgery aim to offer excellent care and patient experience to all our patients. GP Recruitment has been an issue over the past few years. This is happening nationally and hence innovation has been required to enable us to continue to provide high quality care in a timely manner for our patients. Over the years we have expanded our team to include Specialist nurses, nurse practitioners, nursing associate, social prescriber, care co-ordinator, first...

Welcoming our newest team members

We are delighted to announce that a long standing member of our team - Dr Roxana Curtis, will now become a Partner at Riverside Surgery on 1st October 2022. Alongside, Dr Ashneet Sidhu will be joining as a Salaried GP. Both doctors will be working on Mondays and Tuesdays.

Out of Hours

For advice and urgent medical attention outside our normal surgery hours, please call 111