The Surgery, Tyldesley


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

You can find out more by clicking on the links.

Appointments advice

We use a system called askmyGP which is an easy and fast way to ask for any kind of help from the practice. Available Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Fridays 07.30am – 11:00am, ... [continue] Appointments advice


Antenatal Clinic Booking-in and follow-up Appointments with the Community Midwives at The Surgery. Friday 10:00 – 12:00 – please make an appointment at reception. Asthma Reviews Asthma reviews are offered ... [continue] Clinics

MSK Physio self referral

You can refer yourself for physiotherapy without visiting your GP first by downloading the form here. Please note: If you have any of the following, please see your GP before ... [continue] MSK Physio self referral

NHS health information

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

Repeat prescriptions

It is the patient’s responsibility to order repeat prescriptions when they are due to ensure continuity of medication. Prescriptions need to be ordered 48 hours in advance (excluding weekends). There ... [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 do not require a doctor’s sickness certificate for any illness lasting seven days or less. Your employer may however require you to complete a self-certification form (SC2) which is ... [continue] Sick certificates

Test results

Test results can be requested via the askmyGP portal. Most test results are available one week after they have been taken, although there are some exceptions e.g. nail clippings or skin biopsies. ... [continue] Test results

Text Message Reminders

You can now register to receive information by text message on your phone regarding appointments and health care. If you wish to register for this messaging service please fill out the ... [continue] Text Message Reminders

Travel Vaccinations

If you require any vaccinations relating to foreign travel you need to make an appointment with the practice nurse to discuss your travel arrangements. This will include which countries and ... [continue] Travel Vaccinations


Flu Vaccinations Flu immunisations are available for anyone aged 65 and over; those considered “at risk” and children aged 2, 3 and 4. Follow this link for further information on ... [continue] Vaccinations

Date published: 28th August, 2014
Date last updated: 15th November, 2014