Whetstone Medical Centre

44 Whetstone Lane, Birkenhead, Merseyside, CH41 2TF

Telephone: 0151 647 9613

The practice is currently closed. Please call NHS 111 for any non-emergencies.

If you’re unable to attend your appointment or no longer require it, please contact the practice so it can be offered to another patient

Medication on the NHS

Due to new NHS guidelines you will no longer be able to get a GP prescription for the below ailments and conditions:

Acute sore throat Head lice Minor conditions associated with pain, discomfort and fever (e.g. aches and sprains, headache, period pain, back pain)
Athlete’s foot Indigestion and heartburn Mouth ulcers
Cold sores Infant colic Nappy rash
Conjunctivitis (over 2 years) Infrequent cold sores of the lip Oral thrush
Coughs, colds and nasal congestion Infrequent constipation Prevention of tooth decay
Cradle cap Infrequent migraine Ringworm/athlete’s foot
Dandruff Insect bites and stings Sun protection
Diarrhoea in adults Mild acne Teething or mild toothache
Dry eyes or sore tired eyes Mild cystitis Threadworms
Earwax Mild dry skin and sunburn Travel sickness
Excessive sweating Mild to moderate hay fever Warts and verrucas
Haemorrhoids Infrequent migraine
Headaches Minor burns and scalds

Opening Times

  • Monday
    08:00 until 18:30
  • Tuesday
    08:00 until 18:30
  • Wednesday
    08:00 until 18:30
  • Thursday
    08:00 until 18:30
  • Friday
    08:00 until 18:30
  • Saturday
  • Sunday
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