When We Are Closed

Telephone 0121 476 9191 (24 hours).

  1. Have pen and paper ready
  2. If the surgery is not open, you will hear instructions on the answering system.
  3. Usually you will be given another telephone number to call
  4. If you are using a payphone, make sure you have enough money for a second call.

Out-Of-Hours Service  Katie Road, Selly Oak

When we are not open you can visit the out of hours centre located at Katie Road in Selly Oak.  This is open between 08.00am – 8.00pm.

NHS 111

In the case of urgent need when the practice is closed you can call NHS 111, simply dial 111 to speak to a triage nurse. Your needs will be assessed and advice offered or arrangements made for you to see a doctor.


Please do not ask to see a doctor out of hours unless you genuinely cannot wait until the surgery re-opens.

Call 999 in an emergency. Chest pains and / or shortness of breath constitute an emergency.

Please view our information sheet on alternatives to A&E

Alternatives to AE – May 2017