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					           Appointments 020 3317 5345                                   Repeat Prescriptions                                      Antenatal Clinic
                                                                                                                               Fridays 8.30am- 12pm
You can make an appointment in person at                           caversham.practice@nhs.net
reception or by telephoning the surgery.                                                                         The community midwives offer a full maternity care
                                                                          fax 020 7428 9028
Appointments are for 10 minutes. We encourage                                                                    service in conjunction with the GPs and health
patients to try to see their usual doctor each time      Requests for repeat prescriptions need to be made       visitors. The Friday morning clinic is run by
and particularly to see the same doctor for the          in writing. For safety reasons we do not take           midwives for patients booked for antenatal care at
same problem.                                            requests for repeat prescriptions over the              UCLH only. Antenatal appointments are also
                                                         telephone. You can:                                     available with GPs.
Telephone appointments are also available where a
                                                                 tick the drugs you require on the re-order
problem can be dealt with without examination.
                                                                  part of your previous prescription and hand                     Baby Clinic
   Cancellations – please ring 020 3317 5345                      it in at reception                                 Tuesdays 9.30- 11.30am by appointment
                                                                 post your request with a stamped                     Thursdays 1.30pm- 3.30pm drop in
If you are cancelling more than 24 hours in advance               addressed envelope for return
you can do this via the website.                                 Fax or email your request                      Parents and children under five are welcome to see
                                                                 Order your repeat prescription via the         a health visitor for advice, information, child health
       Urgent problems - Monday to Friday                         website                                        checks and immunisations. Health Visitors direct
                                                         Please allow 48 working hours to process your           line is: 020 3317 5425
Appointments are available at short notice for
                                                         request once we have received it - remember to                              Confidentiality
urgent problems. Doctors also triage requests for
                                                         allow longer if you are waiting for a prescription
same day appointments by phone.                                                                                  Information in your medical records may be shared
                                                         to be posted to you.
                                                                                                                 with others directly involved in your care: members
  Urgent problems out of hours: 6.30pm - 8am
                                                                                                                 of the practice team, other clinicians or practice
                                                                     Test Results 020 3317 5421                  staff for administrative purposes. If you object to
                   020 7388 5800
                                                                     (weekdays between 2-3pm)                    information being shared then please tell the
If you have an urgent problem when the surgery is                                                                person you are seeing. Information about you will
closed and you cannot wait until the surgery is next     If your doctor or nurse carries out a test e.g. blood   not be given to anyone else without your consent
open, your call will be dealt with by the out of hours   test or smear test, please contact for the results.     except in very rare circumstances, such as child
service, Harmoni. Be prepared to give your               Allow 2-3 working days for routine blood and urine      protection concerns. You have the right to obtain
personal details and a brief description of the          test results; 1 week for swabs; 2-3weeks for x-rays     copies of your own records by making a written
problem to the receptionist. This information will be    and 6-8 weeks for smear tests.                          request to the practice manager.
passed to the doctor on duty, who may advise you
over the telephone, arrange to see you or visit you                        Nursing service                             GP Registrars and medical students
at home.
                     Home Visits                         Our practice nurses can give advice on various          We have GP registrars, other junior doctors and
                                                         matters including minor ailments, family planning,      medical students who are training to be doctors.
If you are housebound or too ill to get to the           health promotion including smoking cessation and        You may be asked to allow a medical student to sit
practice, you can ask to be seen at home. Where          minor injuries. Appointments can also be made for       in on your consultation. If you are happy with this
possible please ring before 10am. The decision to        cervical smears, removal of sutures, dressings and      we are very grateful. Occasionally GP registrars
provide a home visit will be made on clinical            for monitoring ongoing illnesses, such as diabetes,     may request that a video recording is made of the
grounds.                                                 blood pressure, heart disease and asthma.               consultation which is then used for training
Non-urgent visits can be arranged with your
                                                                                                                 purposes. Your consent will be sought on these
doctor with a few days’ notice.                                             Travel advice                        occasions.
Urgent visits will be done as quickly as possible,
but your own doctor may not be available.                Our practice nurses can give advice on travel
                                                         vaccinations and malaria prophylaxis. Please                Suggestions, comments and complaints
                                                         enquire about appointments at reception at least                           020 3317 5383
                                                         four weeks before you intend to travel. A charge is
                                                         made for certain travel related services.               We are constantly seeking to improve and develop
                                                                                                                 the service we provide to patients. Please contact
our manager to discuss any concerns or to make
suggestions. Comments and suggestions can also                           Out of Hours Service
be posted on the website or in the box held on the
                                                          NHS Direct: 0845 46 47 for nurse advice and health
main reception desk.
                                                          information. This helpline is open 24 hours.
                                                          www.nhsdirect.nhs.uk. See also camidoc above.
                      The NHS
We are deeply committed to the National Health                      Camden PCT’s Walk-in Centre
Service. None of the doctors in the practice sees
                                                          Soho – 1 Frith Street, London, W1D 3HZ open
patients privately. Private specialist referrals can be
                                                          every day 8am – 8pm Tel: 020 7534 6500                  The Caversham Group
arranged by your doctor if necessary. We do,
however, try to obtain the best for you within the
                                                                          The Practice Area                             Practice
NHS and look to you for support in maintaining
good medical care within this system.                             Our new practice area is bordered by:                  4 Peckwater Street
                                                          North - Gordon House Road and Chetwynd Road,
                  Permanent Staff                                 Tufnell Park Road.                                       Kentish Town
Partners                                                  East - Brecknock Road and Camden Road.
Dr. Stephen Amiel           MBBChir 1975                  South - Kentish Town Road and Camden Road.                     London NW5 2UP
Dr. Judy Bennett            MBBS 1983                     West - Kentish Town Road.
                                                                                                                      Telephone 020 3317 5345
Dr. Caroline Dickinson      MBBS 1981
Dr. Azhar Malik             LRCP MRCS 1987                Existing patients living within a wider practice               Fax 020 7428 9028
Dr. Jane Myat               MBBS 1993                     boundary are able to remain on the practice list.
                                                          Please inform reception of any changes in your             caversham.practice@nhs.net
Dr. Daniel Toeg             MB ChB 1985
Salaried doctors                                          address or telephone number. If you have not
                                                                                                                  www.cavershamgrouppractice.co.uk
Dr. Radhika Shah, Dr. Bruna Carnevale,                    attended the practice in the last three years and you
Dr. Francies Baawuah.                                     live within the practice boundary you will have a              Dr Stephen Amiel
Practice Nurses                                           right to have a consultation. If you are over 75 you
                                                          may be offered an annual health check.                          Dr Judy Bennett
Hazel White, Ann-Marie Moan, Lavaughn
Alexander.                                                                 How to Register                             Dr Caroline Dickinson
Health care assistants: Susan Caulker, Zau Lahuk
Practice Manager                                          If you would like to register at the Caversham Group             Dr Azhar Malik
Pat Elliott                                               Practice and you can access the registration forms
                                                                                                                           Dr Jane Myat
Receptionists                                             online www.cavershamgrouppractice.co.uk and
Linda Bernard (senior receptionist), Fay Saunders,        bring these into the practice or visit us during                Dr Daniel Toeg
Roger Cockburn, Audrey Flanders, Brenda Nicoll,           opening hours
Kasia Radziejewska, Vicky Rowson, Leanne Moore,                             Opening times
Ellen Salisbury, Dee Lynch, Millicent Doffour.
Administration Team:                                      The practice is open from 8.30am until 6.30pm
Gillian Carolan (Office Manager), Christopher             Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday.
Clynes, Barry McAdams, Carol Alexis, Monika               The practice offers a range of extended hour
Butkiewicz, Kirsty Duff. Lyn Seymour (Accounts)           bookable in advance appointments on Tuesday
Scott Patterson (IT) Hilary Sober (Summariser).           between 7am and 8pm and on the first
                                                          Saturday of each month between 9am and
       Details of Primary Medical Services                12noon.
Patient services, Islington PCT, 338-346 Goswell
Road, London, EC1V 7LQ Tel: 020 7527 1000

				
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