Balaam Street Surgery

020 8472 1238


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

You can find out more by clicking on the links.

Appointments advice

Please click here to see a video of how our appointment system works. We use a system called askmyGP which is an easy and fast way to ask for any ... [continue] Appointments advice


Family Planning Advice on contraception including coil fitting and provision of free condoms. Time: Tuesday 2.30pm – 4pm Antenatal Care Routine antenatal check-ups by our qualified midwife. Time: Thursday 9am ... [continue] Clinics

Enhanced Access Service

Evening and weekend appointments are available for you at this practice or at an NHS service nearby, through the enhanced access service provided by the Newham Health Collaborative. Appointment location ... [continue] Enhanced Access 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

Online patient registration Our practice is offering online registration, this is open to all residents in Newham. To register visit, enter your postcode and choose from the selection. You will be ... [continue] Online services

Repeat prescriptions

This will point to the repeat prescription service offered by the practice (EMIS Patient Access, SystmOnline or VisionOnline)

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

Support Videos

    Please click here to view our video about using AskmyGP as a new user. Please click here to view our video about using AskmyGP once registered.

Test procedures and your results

Blood Tests There are 4 blood test centres in Newham. These centres are open from Monday to Friday excluding Public Holidays. Shrewsbury Road is also open Saturdays Appleby Health Centre ... [continue] Test procedures and your results

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?