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Please always wear a face covering when entering the surgery.

The surgery is open to all patients who have a confirmed appointment. All Doctor appointment are initially by telephone.

If you need an appointment, you will be seen in a safe environment.

Appointments System

The surgery operates an appointment only system. Appointments to see the doctor or practice nurse team can be made by telephoning 01226 762424, or by using an online service.

We would encourage the use of Internet Appointment Booking. This will reduce telephone waiting times during busy periods. Please enquire at reception about applying to use this facility.

Phone lines open at 08:00am. The practice operates a telephone queuing system, and our receptionist will answer your call as quickly as possible. Urgent care appointments are available, a Doctor will call you back to make an assessment and an appointment if needed.

Appointments at Branch Surgeries

Surgeries at Thurgoland and Silkstone are booked by appointment only.

You can book your appointment by either telephoning Penistone Main Surgery on (01226) 762424 during opening hours or by going online.

Cancel an Appointment

It is important that you inform the reception staff if you are unable to attend your appointment, this will allow that appointment to be offered to another patient. If you fail to notify the Practice that you are unable to attend, you will be sent a letter informing you that you have defaulted from your appointment. Persistent defaulters maybe removed from the list.

You can also complete our appointment cancellation notification request form. This can only be used if your appointment has been arranged for more than 24 hours in advance. (excluding weekends and public holidays). You can also text to cancel your appointment.

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