Hornchurch doctor’s surgery to close forcing 1,700 patients to register elsewhere

The Surgery, Station Lane, Hornchurch. Photo: Google Maps

The Surgery, Station Lane, Hornchurch. Photo: Google Maps - Credit: Archant

More than 1,700 people registered with a doctor’s practice have been told they must register elsewhere as it is set to close down.

The lead doctor at The Surgery, Station Lane, Hornchurch, Dr Qurban Gillett-Waller, is set to retire on June 30 and will not be replaced.

As Dr Gillett-Waller is the lead doctor and owns the building, The Surgery will close on the day of his retirement.

The Surgery has one other doctor working two sessions a week on Monday and Friday evenings.

Havering Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) has told patients to register with another practice in the area.


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Drop in sessions will be held at the closing surgery on May 31 between 4pm and 5.30pm and June 2 between 9.30am and 11am, where patients can receive further information about how to register with a new practice.

Patients must register with a new practice by 30 June to continue receiving GP services.

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Are you registered with The Surgery? Will you be affected by the closure? Please email ryan.tute@archant.co.uk

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