Dawes Family Practice

01706 644 040


We provide a wide range of services and clinics for patients at our practice.

You can find out more by clicking on the links.

7 Day Access Service

The Seven Day Access Service (for Heywood, Middleton and Rochdale) allows patients to have more flexibility in where, when and how they use local health services. The service helps patients ... [continue] 7 Day Access Service


Our surgery operates an appointment booking system. Certain appointments are available to book up to 6 weeks in advance. Otherwise you have to use our book on the day service. Should you ... [continue] Appointments


Clinic times Monday 2.00pm – 4.00pm CHD Clinic Tuesday 11.00am – 1.00pm Baby Clinic Wednesday 2.00pm – 4.00pm Diabetic Clinic Thursday 2.00pm – 3.30pm COPD Clinic Thursday 4.00pm – 5.30pm ... [continue] Clinics

Extended hours

With effect from 1st July 2019, the practice will be offering additional clinical appointments for patients who require early morning appointments for diagnostic purposes, these include Blood taking, Blood Pressure ... [continue] Extended hours

NHS health information

There is plenty of information to help you manage your health on the NHS Choices website. These buttons will take you to different sections of NHS Choices and you can ... [continue] NHS health information

Non-NHS services

The NHS does not pay for all the services that a surgery provides! Some services are deemed as private work. Non NHS Private work is chargeable. Forms that the practice will ... [continue] Non-NHS services

Repeat prescriptions

Repeat prescriptions can be ordered by online via Patient Access: https://www.patientaccess.com/ telephone Monday to Friday 11.00am – 5.30pm face to face at the reception desk by sending your request by ... [continue] Repeat prescriptions

Self care

Did you know that 10 of the most minor ailments seen by GPs can also be treated by you at home? By treating yourself at home you could save a ... [continue] Self care

Sick certificates

You only need a doctor’s note if you are unable to work due to illness for longer than seven calendar days. If you are off less than 7 days your ... [continue] Sick certificates

Test results

Since our telephones are very busy in the early morning, we ask you to telephone for test results (eg blood / urine tests, x-rays) after 11.00am Monday to Friday. To ... [continue] Test results

Who should I see?

We try to keep our GP appointments for patients with more serious health problems.Before you book an appointment to see a doctor please consider whether an appointment with a practice ... [continue] Who should I see?