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Merlyn Vaz Health Centre1 Spinney Hill RoadLeicester, LE5 3GHTel: 0116 2943100
Please note that we have extended hours access on a Wednesday evening from 6.30pm to 8pm.
Please see communication from the CCG: https://www.leicestercityccg.nhs.uk/my-health/prescriptions/ordering-repeat-prescriptions/
If our practice is closed and you have a medical condition that cannot wait until the practice opens, then telephone our out of hours telephone number:
Out of hours telephone: 111
Out-of-hours services are generally busy so please think carefully before asking to see a doctor and only do so if you genuinely cannot wait until the surgery re-opens.