The doctors and nurses are happy to speak to patients by telephone, outside consulting times. Please leave your details with our reception staff and a doctor / nurse will return your call between surgeries.
OUT OF HOURS
Overnight, at weekends and bank holidays NHS Cambridgeshire has commissioned Herts Urgent Care to provide out of hours cover. They can be contacted by ringing 111.
We offer ten minute appointments, and these can be made by telephone or in person throughout our opening hours of 8.30am to 6.00pm.
The Dispensary take telephone enquiries between the hours of 10am - 6pm.
CANCELLING YOUR APPOINTMENT
If you are unable to attend an appointment with one of the doctors or nurses, please telephone as soon as possible to enable us to offer the appointment to someone else.
Please call 01223 810030 for test results between 10-6pm Monday-Friday. Please allow one week for the results to be returned to us.
WHEELCHAIR LOAN SERVICE
We have a wheelchair here at the surgery which is available for patients to borrow for up to a maximum of one week. Just contact us and we will let you know if it 's available.
TRANSLATION AND INTERPRETING
The practice uses a local company called CINTRA to provide a translation and interpreting service to our patients. All of their interpreters specialise in at least one discipline i.e Health to ensure you get an accurate service.
Cintra offer high quality language services in over 100 languages including:
If you require any of their services, you can contact Cintra to liaise with us, or if you are able to speak or write to our reception Team, we can call Cintra to organise a date and time for an appointment with you both at the surgery.
Most people develop one or more warts at some time in their life, usually before the age of 20. About 1 in 10 people in the UK has warts at any one time. They are not usually harmful. There is no need to treat warts if they are not causing you any problems. Without treatment, about 3 in 10 warts have gone within 10 weeks, and most warts will have gone within 1-2 years, and leave no scar. Clinicians at Bottisham Medical Practice do not usually treat verrucas but are happy to provide advice if required. Alternatively, please see: http://www.patient.co.uk/health/warts-and-verrucas for further information.
PHLEBOTOMY SERVICE AVAILABLE AT SAINSBURY'S IN COLDHAMS LANE AND NEWMARKET HOSPITAL
Addenbrookes Hospital Phlebotomy Team are now providing a drop in community phlebotomy service at the Pharmacy in Sainsbury's, Coldhams Lane. It's available Monday to Friday from 7.30 am to 10.30 am and 4.30 pm to 7.30 pm.
Newmarket Hospital are now also providing a drop in phlebotomy service. You can visit them between 8am and 4pm Monday to Thursday and 9am to 1pm on Fridays.
See the Test and Results tab above for further information.