Surgery Opening Hours & Appointment Times

Opening Times


Opening Times


8.00am - 6.30pm


7.30am - 6.30pm


8.00am - 6.30pm


8.00am - 6.30pm


8.00am - 6.30pm

Weekends &
Bank Holidays

See Weekend Appointments for further information.

Main doors close at 6pm.

Reception doors are open:
Monday to Friday 8am - 6.30pm
For telephone callers between 1pm - 2pm there is an Emergency telephone service.

Doctor's Consulting Times

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Weekend & Evening GP Service

Patients can see a GP, nurse or healthcare assistant for routine appointments in the evenings and over the weekends.  Find out more about this service here.


To make an appointment call or book online - See our appointments page.

Urgent Appointments

Our phone lines are open from 8am - 8.30am for 'urgent' appointments only. We would respectfully ask that patients request 'routine' appointments from 8.30am onwards. If a genuine 'emergency' arises at any time during our opening hours, you are free to contact the surgery for further advice.

When we are closed

For information on what to do when we are closed, please see our Urgent problems and Out of Hours page.

Practice Closure Dates for Training

The Hamilton Practice will close periodically (usually on a Thursday lunchtime between 13:00 – 14:00) up to 12 times a year for essential mandatory GP / staff training.

There will also be other planned closures from 12:30 until 08:00 the next day for more intensive mandatory training involving all GP Practices in West Essex supported by West Essex CCG who will provide out of hours primary care cover to our patients.

If you have an urgent problem during this time, information on how to obtain medical advice can be found here.

Planned Closure Dates for 2018:

Thursday 30th August – closed from 13:00 – 14:00

Tuesday 18th September – closed from 12:30. Re-open 08:00 the next day

Thursday 29th September – closed from 13:00 – 14:00

Monday 22nd October – closed from 13:00 – 14:00

Thursday 25th October – closed from 13:00 – 14:00

Monday 29th October – closed from 13:00 – 14:00

Wednesday 14th November – closed from 12:30. Re-open 08:00 the next day

Thursday 29th November – closed from 13:00 – 14:00

Thursday 20th December – closed from 13:00 – 14:00