Welcome to The Practice
The Practice is a member of the
Waltham Forest CCG. The CCG is responsible for delivering health
services to local people.
This is an old established practice dating back to the 1960s Dr P.M.
Kawar (the principal GP) took over from Dr Bloomfield in 1994.
We are a ten doctor practice 3 males and 7 females. We also have a 2
Nurse Practitioners, a Practice Nurse and 2 Health Care Assistants.
The surgery is located within St James Health Centre, 47 St James
Street, Walthamstow, London E17 7NH. Telephone 020 3233 0870.
Access to the Health Centre and its consulting rooms is available for
We are proud to be recognised as a Teaching Practice for future GPs as
well as Medical Students.
You may sometimes see a medical student in addition to the Doctor. This
is an essential part of student training for future doctors; all student
activity is supervised by your doctor. If, however, you wish to be seen
alone, a quick word with the receptionist will ensure you can do so
without embarrassment. Some consultations may be videoed for learning
purposes for doctors under training but never without your written
We are fully computerised and it is important
that data is kept up to date. We would therefore be grateful if you
could tell us promptly if you change your name, address, telephone
number; including landline AND mobile etc.