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Patient Notice

We are conscious that some patients registered at Lockstown Practice may be affected by current events in Afghanistan.  Lockstown Practice is accredited by the Royal College of General Practitioners as one which specialises in the care of military veterans and their families. All the team have been trained in the care of military veterans and their families. If recent events have affected you and you wish to seek help, please come forward.

All eligible 12-15 year old patients who have been identified as eligible for the COVID-19 vaccine will be contacted directly to attend for their vaccine. Please do not contact the surgery to book

You can walk in to Saddlers Vaccination Centre, Walsall seven days a week, 8am to 7pm, for both first and second doses of Pfizer and AstraZeneca - No appointment necessary.

How can I access an NHS Dentist in an emergency or out of hours?

If you have a dentist:  Contact the practice directly for advice.  If the practice is closed an answering machine message will provide details of how to access treatment urgent care.

If you do not have a dentist:  Those who do not have a regular dentist that they routinely visit there is a dedicated urgent dental service in Walsall.  The Dental Access Centre will try and see people with dental pain or swelling as soon as possible, normally on the same day and provides urgent dental treatment only

The Dental Access Centre based at Blakenall Village Centre, Bloxwich, WS3 1LZ operates an urgent dental service including the weekend and bank holidays (this includes Christmas day, Boxing Day and New Year's Day).  The standard NHS emergency fee of £21.60 applies unless you are entitled to free NHS dental treatment.Call NHS 111 for more advice and times

Dont contact your GP, as they won't be able to offer emergency or out-of-hours dental care.

If you are in pain while waiting to see a dentist, take painkillers.  NHS 111 can also offer other self care advice.



 
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