Coronavirus Update


Following Government advice, we wish to update our patients with the following information:

  • If you live alone and develop a FEVER or NEW CONSISTANT  COUGH or the LOSS OF or CHANGE IN your NORMAL SENSE OF TASTE OR SMELL, please SELF ISOLATE at home for at least 10 days. DO NOT ATTEND THE SURGERY, PHARMACY or HOSPITAL.
  • If you live with others and one of you develops a FEVER or NEW CONSISTANT COUGH or the LOSS OF or CHANGE IN your NORMAL SENSE OF TASTE OR SMELL, then all members of the household must self isolate for 10 days. DO NOT ATTEND THE SURGERY, PHARMACY OR HOSPITAL.
  • If you have a FEVER or NEW CONSISTANT COUGH or the LOSS OF or CHANGE IN your NORMAL SENSE OF TASTE OR SMELL and feel unwell or that your condition is deteriorating, please telephone the surgery on 01904 608224 for further advice. DO NOT ATTEND THE SURGERY, PHARMACY OR HOSPITAL.
  • Until further notice all future requests for appointments will be screened by a GP to determine if you need to be seen at the surgery.      

We appreciate your support in following the above guidance.


Wheldrake Surgery will be CLOSED for all routine appointments until further notice.

We will be providing a service to collect prescriptions at the Wheldrake surgery on a Friday 2-4pm.  Alternatively please arrange for any medication to be collected from the dispensary at Elvington. The Wheldrake surgery will reamin closed at all other times during the COVID 19 pandemic.

If you are unable to collect your medication yourself, please arrange for family, friends or neighbours to do so.


The Dispensary remains open for collection of medication. Please continue to order your medication as normal but if you have a FEVER, NEW PERSISTENT COUGH or the LOSS OF or CHANGE IN your NORMAL SENSE OF TASTE OR SMELL, DO NOT ATTEND THE SURGERY and make alternative arrangements for collection. The Dispensary is very busy at the moment due to a high volume of prescriptions being ordered and therefore temporarily prescriptions will not be ready to pick up until five working days. We would ask for you understanding and patience at this present time. 

When you contact the surgery, you will be asked by a member of the reception team for your mobile number and consent to opt in to a text messaging service provided by the surgery for future communications.

PLEASE ONLY ATTEND THE SURGERY IF ABSOLUTELY NECESSARY - Please contact the surgery by telephone for ALL enquiries and appointments.


Please note from 1st February 2021 we will be changing our late night from a Monday to a Thursday.  We will now close at 8 pm on a Thursday and 6.30pm on a Monday.


The walk-in blood taking service previously based at Asda and then Peppermill Court has moved.

From Monday 8th March this facility will now be based at the York Community Stadium, Kathryn Avenue, Monks Cross Drive, Huntington, York, YO32 9AF.  It will be open Monday - Friday 8am - 5pm.

COVID vaccination certification.

Please note that we are unable to issue this certificate at the practice.

Please see for further information.

Proof of your vaccination status will be available on the NHSapp, (which is also valuable for accessing your health records and ordering repeat prescriptions)

The NHSapp can be downloaded from for iPhone or for android.

Alternatively you can call the NHS helpline on 119 (from 17 May) and ask for a letter to be posted to you. This must be at least 5 days after you’ve completed your course of the vaccine, the letter may to take up to 5 days to reach you.


With best wishes

Elvington Medical Practice







Emergency & General Contact Details

Out of Hours: 0300 123 0762 (18:00 to 18:30) or 111 (18:30 - 08:00)

Surgery: 01904 608224 (8am to 6pm)

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Monday - Wednesday 08:00 - 18:30

Thursday - 08:00 - 20:00

 Friday  08:00 - 18:30

Saturday 08:00 - 10:00

Sunday  Closed


Due to the Coronavirus our Wheldrake surgery is only open for collection of prescriptions on a Friday 2-4pm. The Wheldrake surgery will reamin closed at all other times during the pandemic.


Due to the Coronavirus our clinics at Dunnington Chemist are temporarily suspended. 

Out of Hours: 0300 123 0762 (18:00 to 18:30)
or 111 (18:30 - 08:00)
Surgery: 01904 608224 (8am to 6pm)

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