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Cookham Medical Centre
Lower Road, Cookham, Berks, SL6 9HX

Main line: 01628 810242  | Fax: 01628 810201

Dr Azmy Birdi

Dr Michael Sealy

Dr Anu Swamy

Dr Kenney Tsoi

Dr Lucy Follis

If you are not sure what to do and we are closed,
please dial 111 for advice from the NHS 111 service.

Many minor ailments are self-limiting (which means they get better over time) and can be treated or symptoms alleviated with over the counter medicines e.g. pain killers for aches and pains, creams and medicines for insect bites, cold sores and other minor skin irritations, cough and cold, indigestion and heart burn remedies. The local pharmacists can give you more information and advice. If you have a minor illness and you are no better within a couple of days or your symptoms are worsening please DO get in touch.

999 and A&E departments are for medical emergencies

GP out of hours service is for urgent medical problems that cannot wait until we reopen

If you take regular medication please always ensure that you have enough to cover the weekend. Repeat prescription orders can take 48 hours for us to process, please plan ahead.

In a genuine emergency you should call 999. Chest pains and / or shortness of breath constitute an emergency.

Training dates for 2016

During the year, the surgery will be shut on various afternoons to allow for  staff training. During these times, patients should phone 111 for anything they are concerned about, and 999 for anything they feel is a medical emergency.

The dates and times the surgery will be shut in 2015 are as follows:

9th July 12.30pm - 6.30pm (we will reopen as normal on 10th July)

22nd September 1.30pm - 4.30pm

15th October 12.30pm - 6.30pm (we will reopen as normal on 16th October)

12th November 1.30pm - 4.30pm

15th December 12.30pm - 6.30pm (we will reopen as normal on 16th December)

This page was last updated 26.9.14