Patients can book appointments using the following:

  • By visiting the practice
  • By using Online Patient Access (prior registration is required).
  • By telephone, either using the automated service or by speaking to a receptionists.

Our telephone lines open from 8 am to book appointments.

GP Consultation Appointment Times

  • Monday 9:00am – 19:20pm
  • Tuesday 9:00am – 18:00pm
  • Wednesday 8:30am – 19:20pm
  • Thursday 9:00am – 18:00pm
  • Friday 9:00am – 18:00pm
  • Saturday 9:00 am – 12:30 pm

The Island Medical Centre also offers the following clinics:

Nurse Clinics – family planning & sexual health, diabetes & asthma reviews, travel vaccinations, dressings, childhood immunisations, cervical screening (pap smear test) etc. Ask at reception for further information.
The Nurses & Health Care Assistants work Monday – Saturday.

Antenatal Clinic (Midwife)  – Monday mornings by appointment.

Health Visitors Baby Clinics – See babies for their 6-8 week checks on alternate Wednesdays 9:30 – 12:00 by appointment only.

They also have a The Community Well Baby Clinic Mondays  13:30 – 15:00 for parents to get advice & have their children weighed. This clinic is for children aged 0 – 5 years & will be a drop in service, appointments are also available which you would need to contact the Health Visiting Team on 0207 363 1125 to book.

This is held at:

Isle of Dogs Children’s Centre

Stebondale Street


E14 3BX

Psychologist – By GP referral only

Over 40’s NHS Health Checks -Monday-Saturday details avaliable on request.

For more information on any of our services or appointment times please call on 0207 987 4231. or email

Out of Hours Appointments:

If you need medical care or advice please call the practice number on 0207 987 4231 where you will be diverted to Tower Hamlets GP Out Of Hours Service or call direct 0207 377 7151. The doctors there will be working on our behalf to provide medical services to our patients while we are closed.

Alternatively you can also call NHS 111, The Barkantine walk in Centre 02075104000 or St Andrews walk in centre 02089801888 for help & advice.

If you believe your situation is life threatening or an emergency please call 999 and request an ambulance.

Routine appointments can be booked up to 3 months in advance with a doctor or practice nurse. Appointment times start as early as 8:30 on certain days. We also offer late evening appointments up to 19:45 on Mondays & Wednesdays. Please see below for clinic times.