Practice update

We understand that a number of patients have voiced concerns recently relating to the way in which the health centre is currently operating.

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Opening Hours

The surgery telephone lines are open throughout our normal working hours of 08:00 – 18:30, Monday to Friday. We are closed on weekends and Bank Holidays.

The surgery doors are open from 08:00 to 18:30. To see a Doctor or Nurse, please telephone us or come into the surgery to book an appointment. Please note that afternoon appointments are not released for booking until 13:30 that same day. Alternatively, you can sign up for our on-line service. Please ask at reception and they will issue you with a unique username and password to start this process.


Please note that due to the COVID-19 pandemic, dispensing patients are currently able to collect their medications from the dispensary at Ongar Health Centre between 11:30-13:30 and 16:30-18:00 only. 

Extended Access

The surgery is taking part in the national initiative to offer consultations outside of our usual hours. This service is provided by the Primary Care Network (PCN) which we’re part of and consists of the following practices Ongar Health Centre, The Limes Medical Centre, Epping High Street, Abridge Surgery, The Market Square Surgery and Maynard Court Surgery.

These appointments must be pre-booked with a GP or Nurse, and the normal surgery services will not be available during these times. Please contact reception for further details.