Kingswood Surgery

Kingswood Road, Tunbridge Wells, TN2 4UH

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News Archive

Implementation of a new appointment system

Posted on August 12th, 2018

With effect from Monday 13th August 2018, Kingswood Surgery will begin to implement a new appointment system. Patients may find that it will take longer to have their calls answered whilst our reception team adjusts to working with the new system and we would ask for your understanding as this takes place. During the switchover patients will not be able to book online appointments. However you will be able to […]

Kingswood PPG Retirement Announcement – Dr Michael Everest

Posted on July 28th, 2018

Dr Michael Everest, a member of Kingswood’s Patient Participation Group has tendered his resignation. We would like to take this opportunity to thank him for all of his support both as an active committee member and for his articles which were published in the PPG newsletter. Dr Everest initially qualified as a doctor at St Mary’s Hospital London in 1958 and was Consultant Physician at the Kent and Sussex Hospital […]

New Partner Joins Kingswood Surgery

Posted on July 28th, 2018

We are delighted to announce the arrival of a new partner, Dr Obi Okoye, who joined the Kingswood at the beginning of August. Dr Okoye has been a GP since qualifying in 2009. Prior to joining Kingswood, he was working in practice in Ashford, becoming a GP trainer following completion of his post-graduate studies in education at the University of Kent in 2015. Since then, he has been actively involved […]

Care Navigation

Posted on July 20th, 2018

“Please don’t be offended if you are asked what the problem is when you ring to book a GP or Nurse appointment. This is called Care Navigation and it’s about helping you get to the service you need!” Over the coming months you will notice your receptionist begin to ask for a brief outline of your problem when you ring to book an appointment. This is because we are introducing […]

New website

Posted on July 19th, 2018

As you can see we have just launched our new website. We have tried to keep it as simple as possible and hope that in time it will become your main avenue for accessing the surgery. Please have a good click about.  Why not try looking up your condition or updating your details online?  Please forgive any typos and perhaps let us know where they are. We are better at […]

Prescription Ordering Direct

Posted on May 4th, 2017

Call the NHS Prescription Ordering Direct service (POD) on 01732 375262, it is an new easy way for you to order your repeat prescription. This service launched on the 9th January 2017 and is available Monday to Friday (excluding Bank Holidays) from 8am to 4 pm for patients.

If you’re in your seventies don’t let shingles become a burning issue – Book vaccination TODAY

Posted on April 24th, 2017

Shingles, also known as herpes zoster, is an infection of a nerve and the skin around it. It’s caused by the varicella-zoster virus, which also causes chickenpox. It’s estimated around one in every four people will have at least one episode of shingles during their life. The national shingles programme is recommended for people aged 70 to 79 years. Patients will be eligible on the date they turn 70 or 78 […]

Meningitis ACWY vaccine

Posted on April 24th, 2017

Meningitis Vaccination programme A new programme is underway to protect young adults from new strains of Meningitis, you may have read about this recently in the press (MenACWY) If you have just finished (or are about to) Year 13 at school then you will be eligible for this vaccine; this should ideally be done before you start further education. If you have left school but are still under age 25 […]

Extra Services Available

Posted on November 24th, 2016

Carers First Are you a carer for a relative or friend? Carers First come in to the surgery on the 3rd Wednesday of the each month. Carers can book an appointment via reception to get expert advice on making sure that they are getting all the support to which they are entitled. If you wish to have a confidential chat with our Carers’ Champion, please ask for Heather Keywood. Other […]

GP Patient Survey Results 2015-16

Posted on July 23rd, 2016

Annual Results Released The latest results for Kingswood Surgery have now been published online. Please follow this link to see the results on their website. We would like to thank all patients who took the time to give their feedback.

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