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    Our Practice


    Dr M K Patel & Partners is a well established practice, with 4 long standing partners and a salaried GP, who have served the locality over many years, giving the patients the option of getting to know a particular GP.

    Dr M K Patel & Partners is ideal for patients with poor mobility or disability. Access is via automatic doors and all consultation rooms are on the ground floor. There is parking and toilet facilities for the disabled.


    We will accept patients who live in Scholes, Whelley or Aspull.


  • Dr M K Patel (Male) MB, ChB,MRCP

           Family Planning Certificate  

           Registered Manchester 1976 

  • Dr S V Kamath (Male) MB, BS

           Family Planning Certificate 

            Registered Mysore 1974 

  •  Dr S Prabhu (Female)

           MB, Chb, DFFP, DRCOG, DCH

           Family Planning Certificate

           Registered Manchester 1996

  • Dr Jane Buck (Female)

           MRCGP, MBChB; BSc (Hons)

           Registered Liverpool 1999

  • Dr Matthew Patel (Male)

           MBBS 2007

           MRCGP 2014



  • Diabetic Clinic
  • Asthma Clinic
  • Ischaemic Heart Disease Clinic
  • COPD Clinic
  • Cytology
  • Family Planning
  • Chronic kidney disease Clinic
  • Travel Advice
  • Smoking Ceassation Counselling
  • Hypertension Clinic
  • Stroke and TIA Clinic
  • Ear Syringing
  • New Patient Health Screening
  • Primary Prevention Clinic
  • Elderly Annual Check-ups for over 75s
  • Annual health Reviews for nursing home patients
  • Childhood Immunisations
  • Minor Surgery
  • Nurse led Treament Room for minor ailments
  • Antenatal Clinic
  • Flu Vaccinations

Dr M. K Patel & Partners

Longshoot Medical Centre

Dr Patel & Partners is a well established practice, with 4 longstanding partners who have served the locality over many years and a salaried GP giving patients the option of getting to know a particular GP and seeing them regularly over the years.


GP Access Alliance HUBS


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Named Accountable GP

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Surgery Hours


The reception no longer closes at lunch time, you can now contact the surgery via telephone or by calling in between the opening hours. 

Mon: 8:00 6:00
Tues: 8:00 6:30
Wed: 8:00 - 13:00 CLOSED
Thurs: 8:00 6:30
Fri: 8:00 6:00


The surgery has late night appointments on Tuesdays & Thursdays up to 19:45pm, please contact the surgery to book an appointment.

When the surgery is CLOSED... please follow the instructions given above (slideshow).


Online Requests


As you are aware back in January 2016, we changed to a more efficient computer system, this also affected the way you would normally order your repeat medication online.

You will not be able to use your VISION ID or order repeat medication via the prescription link on our practice website, you will require a user ID & password.

Prescriptions can be ordered via the following link:


patient access

If you have not already registered for this service, please contact the surgery for more information. 


Contact Us

Dr M K Patel & Partners

Longshoot Health Centre


Wigan, WN1 3NH.


Tel: 01942 244414     Fax: 01942 826612

Practice Manager: Mrs Jenny Webster