Consultations with the doctors are available Monday – Friday with extended surgery hours being available on Tuesday evenings, every week.

Appointments usually are 10 minutes long and can be pre-booked, up to four weeks in advance.

All consultations are by appointment. Please call in or telephone reception to book.

Emergency appointments are available daily if you feel you have a medically urgent condition. Please ring at 8:00am for a morning EMERGENCY appointment & Please ring at 2:00pm for an afternoon EMERGENCY appointment. Appointments tend to go fast so ring promptly.  

Watford Extended Access (WEA)

The Elms Surgery is a part of  Watford Extended Access. We are now able to offer some evening and weekend appointments to our registered patients.  If you require an appointment during extended hours, please book there through reception.  You may be offered appointments in other surgeries which are part of the alliance.

Telephone Advice

To speak to a member of the medical team, please call between 10:00 – 16:00.  A receptionist will then book a telephone consultation for you.

Please be aware that Doctors call patients after morning surgery and a definite time cannot be given for phone consultations.

Online Appointments

You can now book and cancel appointments online.   Please see reception for your personalised login details before accessing this service.

Click on the link at the top of this page once you have gained login details.


If you cannot attend an appointment for any reason please inform us as soon as possible in order for us to give the slot to someone else.

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