Church Road Surgery

28 Church Road, Aston, Birmingham B6 5UP

Church Road Surgery, Aston, offers a high standard of care in a friendly environment. We pride ourselves on the personal attention we provide. We are a training practice committed to excellence. We often accommodate medical students and trainee doctors.

Coronavirus - NHS 111 resources

NHS advice - Isolation Note

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Emergencies have priority at all times. You can call 0121 411 0344 any time 24 hours a day. Please listen to the full message on the answering machine.

Please remember that the out-of hour’s service is for genuine medical emergencies only. This means that the problem cannot wait until the next available appointment at Church Road Surgery.

Surgery Closure dates

All surgeries are now contracted to work bank holidays, this is a temporary measure to support all NHS Services during the Covid 19 Pandemic. Please contact the surgery should you require medical attention over a Bank Holiday Period.

If you require medical assistance during any of these dates, please contact 0121 411 0344 and your call will be transferred to Badger; our Out of Hours Service.

Patient Survey 2019

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Zero Tolerance Behaviour

As an employer we have a duty of care for the wellbeing and safety of all our staff. They come to work to care for others and it is important for all members of the public and our staff to be treated with courtesy and respect. The practice will not tolerate aggressive or violent behaviour towards our staff or members of the public. Anyone giving verbal abuse to members of staff or other patients will not be tolerated and may result in being removed from the practice list.

The Surgery is open 8.00-19.00 on Monday and Wednes‐day, and 8.00-18.30 on Tuesday, Thursday and Friday.

Surgery Opening Times

Monday 8.00-19.00
Tuesday 8.00-18.30
Wednesday 8.00-19.00
Thursday 8.00-18.30
Friday 8.00-18.30

The surgery is closed at weekends.

Improved Access Times (i3 Intelligent, Innovative and Integrated GP's)

Week day evening Improved Access appointments at Newtown Health Centre.

Monday 18.30-20.00
Tuesday 18.30-20.00
Wednesday 18.30-20.00
Thursday 18.30-20.00
Friday 18.30-20.00

Weekend Improved Access appointments at Summerfield Primary Care Centre.

Saturday 9.00-13.00
Sunday 9.00-12.00

Improved Access appointments are pre-bookable and available on the day depending on demand. To book an Improved Access (IAS) appointment on week days (now at Newtown Health Centre), call Church Road Surgery on 0121 411 0344 anytime between 8:00am-6:30pm. At weekends contact Summerfield Primary Care Centre on 0121 255 0419 between 9-1pm on a Saturday and 9-12noon on a Sunday.

This service is also available on Bank holidays - this includes Christmas Day and New Years day.

Our GP’s

  • One male and two female GP’s:
  • Dr Sajjad Sarwar FRCGP (male)
  • Dr Sabena Jameel FRCGP, DFSRH (female)
  • Dr Emma Andrews MRCGP (female)

Additional languages spoken: Hindi, Punjabi and Urdu.

To read more about our staff members, please visit our staff page.

External Resources

Sandwell and West Birmingham CCG

Birmingham Safeguarding

Safeguarding Childrens services

Safeguarding Adults

NHS Choices

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