Fairfax Group Practice

0161 773 2483


We provide a wide range of services and clinics for patients at our practice.

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We run all our surgeries by an appointment-only system. Appointments can be booked by telephoning the surgery on 0161 773 2483. Our telephone lines are open from 8.00 am until ... [continue] Appointments


Baby Clinic These clinics cover child developmental checks and immunisations. You will receive a letter in the post when your baby is 5-6 weeks old asking you to contact the ... [continue] Clinics

Extended Working Hours Service

The service runs 7 days and is available to all Patients registered with a GP Practice in Bury. This provides convenient access to Patients who find attending their GP during ... [continue] Extended Working Hours Service

NHS health information

There is plenty of information to help you manage your health on the NHS website. These buttons will take you to different sections of NHS and you can look up ... [continue] NHS health information

Non-NHS services

The NHS does not pay for some of the services we provide. These include private sick notes, insurance forms, holiday cancellation forms, medical reports, fitness to travel certificates, private prescriptions, ... [continue] Non-NHS services

Online Services

GP online services allow you to access a range of services via your computer, mobile or tablet. Once you have signed up, you will be able to: book or cancel ... [continue] Online Services


Please be aware that if you are referred to the hospital, waiting times for appointments can be anything up to 18 weeks for a routine appointment and 6-8 weeks for ... [continue] Referrals

Repeat prescriptions

We are having a new computer system installed at the surgery and will be unable to process any repeat prescription requests from 24.06.2022 until 06.07.2022.  Please order any repeat medications ... [continue] Repeat prescriptions

Self care

Did you know that 10 of the most minor ailments seen by GPs can also be treated by you at home? By treating yourself at home you could save a ... [continue] Self care

Sick certificates

You only need a doctor’s note if you are unable to work and are ill for longer than seven calendar days. Your employer will provide you with an SC2 self-certificate ... [continue] Sick certificates

Telephone Lines

Our telephone lines are open from 8.00 am until 6.30 pm.  We close from 1.00 pm to 3.30 pm on the third Tuesday of each month for staff training. We realise ... [continue] Telephone Lines

Test results

Note that the practice has a strict policy regarding confidentiality and data protection and we will only release test results to the person to whom they relate unless that person has ... [continue] Test results

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Who should I see?

We try to keep our GP appointments for patients with more serious health problems. Before you book an appointment to see a doctor please consider whether an appointment with a ... [continue] Who should I see?