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Please be aware that our telephone system operates 3 incoming phone lines which at peak times can get very busy. We also have a dedicated emergency line that is for ease of access if you experience a genuine medical emergency.
This is not to be confused with requesting an urgent appointment.
The reception office opens at 9.00am until 1.00pm and from 2.00pm until 5.30pm,
Telephone lines are operational from 8.30am until 1pm and from 2.00pm until 6pm.
We are normally closed from 1.00 - 2.00 for lunch. The practice operates with a skeleton staff from 8.30-9.00am; from 1.00-2.00 and from 5.30-6.00pm.
Monday to Friday 18:00 to 08:30 and at weekends.
This practice is part of the North Down and Ards Co-op based in Ards Hospital. This service is for urgent problems only and it is at the doctors discretion whether an attendance at the centre or a home visit is necessary. Often telephone advice may be all that is needed.
For urgent problems at evenings and weekends,telephone 02891 822344 where you will be asked for details of your problem by the receptionist and your call will be returned by the doctor on duty.
Out-of-hours services are generally busy so please think carefully before asking to see a doctor and only do so if you genuinely cannot wait until the surgery re-opens.
Please note that Loughview Medical Centre will be closed on the following dates: