The doctors and staff at Eightlands surgery in Dewsbury are proud to offer the highest standard of patient-centred healthcare. We run many clinics for the management of chronic diseases such as asthma and diabetes and offer a wide variety of other medical services including antenatal and postnatal care, minor surgery, contraception, alcohol and lifeline shared care.
Free Flu Vaccine
We are now taking bookings for the annual flu vaccine. There are two types of vaccine this year, patients aged over 65 years old will receive the Trivalent vaccine and patients aged between 18-64 years will receive the Quadrivalent vaccine*. You can go online or call us on 0192 767303 to book your appointment now.
*Please note that the quadrivalent vaccine will be delivered on the 20th September so please do not book before this date if you are aged between 18-64 years and have received an invite to book you appointment.
We have made several changes to our staffing at Eightlands and have new partners and GP's starting with us in April 2019. Please see the below table for they doctors general days of working. The brackets indicate whether the doctor is male or female.
|GP Normal Working Patterns|
|Dr Dadibhai (m)|
|Dr Hussain (m)|
|Dr Pieske (m)|
|Dr Jones (m)|
|Dr Maqbool (f)|
|Dr Mistry (f)|
|Dr Bham (m)|
|Dr Raj (m)|
Mr Khan - Advanced Nurse Practitioner
*Please be aware when GP's take annual leave, attend training etc this will be subject to change.
Try the new NHS App
If you’re a patient at our practice you can now use the new NHS App, a simple and secure way to access a range of NHS services on your smartphone or tablet.
You can use the NHS App to check your symptoms and get instant advice, book appointments, order repeat prescriptions, view your GP medical record and more.
If you already use SystmOnline you can continue to use it. You can use the NHS App as well.
For further information about the NHS App click here
Our fax machine is no longer in use, and we have replaced with an email service. If you would previously fax information to our practice please call 01924 767303 for information about this change.
Phone Lines - New Phone Number
The phone lines have now been replaced, our new practice number is 01924 767303.
Evening and weekend appointments now available - New Extended Access Scheme launched
Patients can now see a local GP for routine appointments* on weekday evenings and at weekends.
Pre-bookable and on-the-day appointments are available between 6.30pm and 9.30pm each weekday, with additional slots available on Saturdays from 9am and 4pm and Sundays 9am and 1pm.
The scheme starts in August when evening and weekend appointments will be available for any patient registered with a GP in North Kirklees. The appointments will be available in Dewsbury Health Centre (at Calder View practice on the ground floor).
How to book an evening or weekend appointment>
There are ‘pre-bookable’ and ‘on-the-day’ appointments which can be booked through our practice reception team between 8am-6pm, or by calling the free NHS 111 phone line out of normal working hours.
How to cancel an Extended Access Appointment
The extended access team currently have no telephone line so if you need to cancel an apointment please ring Eightlands Surgery on 01924 767303.
*Please note that these appointments are not provided by Eightlands Surgery GP's.
Patient Reference Group
We are launching a virtual patient reference group to help us gather feedback and improve our services. To find out more please go to the ‘patient group’ page.
We now have free WiFi available in our waiting room for all patients to enjoy. See our friendly reception team for help setting up your device.
Online Appointments and Prescriptions
You can now book your appointment and order your repeat prescription online using our patient online access service. Available 24 hours a day, it's especially useful when the practice is closed or telephone lines are busy.
If you have not already registered for this service please pop into the surgery for details.
Click here to order repeat prescriptions or book an appointment.
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