Standish Medical Practice

The Hub: 01942 482848

Welcome to Standish Medical Practice

Our dedicated team are here to treat those minor ailments that occur as well as to provide specialist management of long-term conditions and clinics covering a wide range of healthcare issues. Our recently installed technology means you can now do a lot of things from the comfort of your own home such as order a repeat prescription or arrange an appointment.

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GP Extended Access Service

The GP Extended Access Service is now offering appointments with a GP or Nurse for any patient registered within the Wigan Borough out of normal surgery hours. These surgeries run from 6.30 pm – 8.00 pm on weekdays and from 10.00 am – 4.00 pm on weekends and bank holidays. To make an appointment call 01942 482848.

Out-of-hours services are generally busy so please think carefully before asking to see a doctor and only do so if you genuinely cannot wait until the surgery re-opens.

Out of Hours

If you need urgent medical advice between the hours of 6.30 pm – 8 am weekdays, during weekends or on Bank Holidays – please telephone 111.

NHS 111 can help if you have an urgent medical problem and you’re not sure what to do. For children under 5 call 111

For people aged 5 and over go to

In a genuine emergency you should call 999. Chest pains and / or shortness of breath constitute an emergency.

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