Emergency & General Contact Details

Out of Hours: 0300 123 0762
(18:00 to 18:30) or 111(18:30-08:00)

Surgery: 01904 608224 (8am to 6pm)


Midwifery Services

The practice holds weekly clinics run by the community midwife, Jane Challis. (01904 726720)

If you think you may be pregnant please make an appointment with your usual doctor as soon as possible. Once the pregnancy has been confirmed you will invited to a booking clinic with the midwife. The clinics are held at the following times:-

Elvington Surgery
Booking ClinicWednesday 09:00 – 12:00 (alternate weeks)
Review ClinicTuesday 09:00 – 12:00 (weekly)

Following delivery most women will be contacted by a GP within 48hrs of discharge from hospital and all women will be contacted by the midwife. Please let the surgery know that you have been discharged from hospital to ensure that your maternity discharge details have been received.

Approximately 6-8 weeks after delivery you will need a postnatal examination. This may also be a suitable time to discuss future contraception needs. Please make an appointment with a doctor.

Practice News

Updates to improved appointment system

On Monday 9 July 2018 we are launching our improved appointment system to ensure that all patients have access to the right health care professional at the right time, first time.

July 2017

GP earnings 2016/17

All GP practices are required to declare the mean earnings (e.g. average pay) for GPs working to deliver NHS services to patients at each practice, the required disclosure is shown here.

May 2018

Dr David Lightwing has now retired.

Dr David Lightwing, who has worked in the practice for 19 years, has now retired and we wish him well in the future. We are also pleased to announce that Dr Tim Longmore has now taken on the role of Senior Partner for the practice.

January 2018

Elvington Medical Practice are delighted to announce that Andy Owen has joined the team as a Clinical Pharmacist.

In addition to overseeing prescription management systems, Andy will be providing appointments for medication reviews and will also be available to answer any medicines related queries by telephone.

October 2017

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