Essex House Surgery

Station Road, Barnes , London, SW13 0LW

Current time is 12:27 - Sorry, we're closed


Telephone: 020 8876 1033

Welcome to Essex House Surgery

Message for asthmatics that have had covid vaccination cancelled

Doctors appointments offered will be telephone consultations and a GP will call you.  If the doctor or nurse wishes for you to attend the surgery they will arrange this.

Nurses appointments are at the Surgery, unless you are told otherwise.

We kindly ask that where possible, you wear a face covering when attending the surgery. This could be a scarf, it does not need to be a formal mask.

If you would prefer to wait in your car or outside until your clinician is ready to see you, please inform reception when booking your appointment. Please ensure you inform us when you arrive so that your clinician knows you are waiting.

Please DO NOT come to the surgery if you have returned from Denmark within the last 14 days, please ensure you isolate for 14 days on your return and do not attend any hospitals, pharmacies or routine appointments etc. If you have returned from South Africa, please DO NOT attend the surgery and isolate for 10 days as per government guidance, if you are acutely unwell please call the surgery but do not attend in person unless a clinician requests you to attend.

If you think you might have Coronavirus or you have been in close contact with someone who has please see below.

What to do

  1. If you have symptoms of coronavirus infection (COVID-19), however mild, do not leave your home for 7 days from when your symptoms started. This action will help protect others in your community while you are infectious
  2. You do not need to call NHS 111 to go into self-isolation.   If your symptoms worsen during home isolation or are no better after 7 days, contact NHS 111 online.   If you have no internet access, call NHS 111.   For a medical emergency dial 999
  3. DO NOT GO TO A GP SURGERY, PHARMACY OR HOSPITAL  You can use the NHS 111 online service for further advice
  4. Plan and ask others for help to ensure that you can successfully stay at home and ask your employer, friends and family to help you get the things you need to stay at home
  5. Stay at least 2 metres (about 3 steps) away from other people in your home and sleep alone, if possible
  6. Wash your hands regularly for 20 seconds, each time using soap and water, or use hand sanitiser
  7. Stay away from vulnerable individuals, such as the elderly and those with underlying health conditions, as much as possible
  8. Other sources of information:  NHS advice page  and   Government advice page

Coronavirus Symptoms

The most common symptoms of coronavirus (COVID-19) are the recent onset of:

  • New continuous cough and/or
  • High temperature
  • A loss or change to your sense of smell or taste – this means you’ve noticed you cannot smell or taste anything, or things smell or taste different to normal

For most people, coronavirus (COVID-19) will be a mild infection

Feeling anxious?

The coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak means that life is changing for all of us for a while. It may cause you to feel anxious, stressed, worried, sad, bored, lonely or frustrated.

The Richmond Wellbeing Service is offering you telephone and video consultations to help you manage at this challenging time.  You can self refer by visiting their website.

The NHS website also has some resources available that may be useful. Please do not hesitate to contact the Practice if you need further guidance or support.

Latest News

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Posted on June 30th, 2020

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Posted on June 2nd, 2020

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Richmond Wellbeing Service- supporting your mental wellbeing

Posted on April 20th, 2020

Richmond Wellbeing Service is offering two informative webinars aimed at supporting your mental well-being during Covid 19. For more information […]

Opening Times

  • Monday
    08:00 until 12:00
    13:00 until 18:30
  • Tuesday
    08:00 until 12:00
    13:00 until 18:30
  • Wednesday
    08:00 until 12:00
    13:00 until 18:30
  • Thursday
    08:00 until 12:00
    13:00 until 18:30
  • Friday
    08:00 until 12:00
    13:00 until 18:00
  • Saturday
  • Sunday