Welcome to The Aberfeldy Practice
The Aberfeldy practice is a friendly surgery based in Poplar, Tower Hamlets serving over 12,000 patients. We aim to offer appointments when you want them in comfortable surroundings with polite and friendly staff. We want all patients to get an appointment and a service to suit their lifestyle.
Important Practice News & Notices
Bank Holiday Closure
Your GP surgery will be closed on the following bank holidays: Closed: Monday 29th May 2023 We will re-open on Tuesday, 30th May 2023 at 8:30am Need to see a doctor over the bank holiday weekend ? NHS 111 can help Call 111 and if appropriate, the advisor will be able to schedule you an … Read More
WE ARE MOVING
We are delighted to let you know that plans are underway regarding the move into the new Aberfeldy Health and Wellbeing Centre in the New Year. The new address will be The Aberfeldy Practice, Aberfeldy Health & Wellbeing Centre, 19 Aberfeldy Square, London, E14 0TF. This is approximately a 5 minute walk from our current … Read More
We have paused our travel health vaccination service until further notice. This is due to the current polio virus outbreak in London. We are now prioritising the vaccination and protection of children at risk of catching polio. Should you require travel advice and vaccinations in the meantime please visit a local travel clinic. Thank you … Read More
Shortages of Travel Vaccinations
We have to reduce the number of travel consultation we can offer, due to the shortages of supply with common travel vaccinations such as Hep A and typhoid. The reception team will check with the nursing team about the stock availability before booking you an appointment. We will always try our best to accommodate patients, … Read More
Aberfeldy Stories – Dr Phillip Bennett-Richards
The Aberfeldy neighbourhood has been the centre of major regeneration over the past 10 years, led by EcoWorld London and Poplar HARCA. As part of their 10-year anniversary celebrations they have launched Aberfeldy Stories – an exhibition that explores the transformation of this neighbourhood through the lives of people that live here. Please read Dr … Read More
Online Triage – AccuRx
The practice is moving to AccuRx to deal with all online triage requests from the 23rd of May 2022. Please click on the image below to access the dedicated page to submit your request online. Please note that this service should not be used for urgent medical problems.
A guide to the spring booster for those aged 75 years and older and older residents in care homes
Who is being offered a spring booster? COVID-19 is more serious in older people and those with a weakened immune system. Protection from the vaccine may be lower and may decline more quickly in these people. For this reason people aged 75 years and over, those in care homes and those aged 12 years and … Read More
If you are aged 70 and over or are clinically extremely vulnerable (high risk) and have not been contacted about having your first vaccine, please contact your GP for a COVID-19 vaccine. If you are a frontline health and social care worker, please book on the national booking system or using the staff booking system applicable in your organisation. If … Read More
This practice allows community health service clinical staff directly involved in your care to access parts of your medical record. Your consent will be asked before this can take place. If you do not wish this to happen, please let the practice know.