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Phone number

Reception: 01942 481060


Atherton Health Centre
Nelson Street
M46 0LE

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There is a bus route within a short walking distance of the Surgery.

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DayOpening hours
Monday8am to 6.30pm
Tuesday8am to 6.30pm
Wednesday8am to 6.30pm
Thursday8am to 6.30pm
Friday8am to 6.30pm

If you need medical help now, use NHS 111 online or call 111.

NHS 111 online is for people aged 5 and over. Call 111 if you need help for a child under 5.

Call 999 in a medical or mental health emergency. This is when someone is seriously ill or injured and their life is at risk.

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GP Alliance

You can contact the GP Alliance on 01942 483483 for Extended Access bookable via surgery.

Wigan extended hours service

If you need to see a GP or Nurse between 6.30pm & 8.00pm Monday to Friday or Saturday & Sundays 10.00am to 4.00pm please contact the new 'Wigan Extended Hours' service on 01942 482848

See the Wigan GP Alliance website for more information.

Appointments are available every day and at weekends.

You can also see a Nurse here for your Long Term Condition review (Asthma, COPD, Diabetes, IHD, Stroke, AF & Heart Failure) or a cervical smear test or contraceptive pill check from 6.30pm - 8.00pm weekdays or 10.00am - 4.00pm Saturdays.

Disabled parking, Disabled WC, Induction loop, Wheelchair access, Step free access, Signing service available

Car Parking, Cycle parking, Disabled parking

Changing your contact details

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Sick (fit) notes

If you’ve been off sick for more than 7 days To request a sick note: fill out an online sick note request form Monday to Friday from 8am to 5pm. ... [continue] Sick (fit) notes

Test results

Getting your test results If your test results show that you need more tests or treatment, we will contact you. Once a doctor has reviewed your test results, you can ... [continue] Test results

Date published: 20th September, 2023
Date last updated: 25th March, 2024