Health services in Waltham Forest



Find a health services and emergency care for you and your family.

GPs Click to get info

Contact your GP for non urgent and ongoing conditions to save time and get the best care.

Use NHS choices to find your local GP surgery and get information on how to register.

Walk in centres Click to get info

Walk in centres treat infections, slight injuries, sprains, strains, or breaks.

Find your nearest walk in centre.

Dentists Click to get info

Your dentist will provide regular treatment, extraction and tooth hygiene.

You can also find emergency dental care.

Many dentists provide NHS and private treatments

Find your nearest NHS or private dentist

Pharmacies Click to get info

Contact yourpPharmacies for minor and everyday illnesses such as diarrhoea, headache, cough and colds.

Stop smoking and sexual health services are at many pharmacies..

Find your nearest pharmacy

Hospitals Click to get info

The hospitals that provide care for the borough are:

Community health Click to get info

Community health services are provided in clinics, hospitals and your home:

  • care and support for people living with long term conditions such as diabetes
  • speech and language therapy
  • health visiting, district and school nursing
  • many services in other areas can be provided in hospital, such as blood testing, foot care and children’s audiology

In the borough, North East London NHS Foundation Trust runs these services.