Medical And Dental Services
There are no Service medical or dental facilities in Andover.
Serving Personnel requiring medical attention, PULHEEMS or injections during normal duty hours will be appointed to one of three distinctly different locations. Individuals will be advised by their Branch or Department when they first arrive at Army HQ For information the telephone contact numbers are:
QEMHC Tidworth 01980 602640 / 602484 (Mil (94342) 2640 / 2484)
Middle Wallop Medical Centre 01264 784209 (Mil (94329) 4209)
Boscombe Down Medical Centre 01980 662796 (Mil (9214 807) 2796)
Covering during silent hours is provided by MRS Tidworth Tel: 01980 602 285 (Mil (94342) 2285)
All Civilians should be registered with local practitioners for medical and dental care – this includes wives and children of Service personnel.
Medical. The Group Practices accessible to Andover Station are:
One Practice at the Adelaide Medical Centre, Adelaide Rd, Andover
Tel: 01264 351144. In silent hours 111.
Drs Spiers, Scowen, Peck, Mongan, Pandey and Davis.
One Practice at Charlton Hill Surgery, Charlton Rd, Andover
Tel: 01264 337979. In silent hours 111.
Drs Briggs, Candy, Connolly, Gorvin, Hazard, Jackson, Pyle, Ventour and Wyatt.
One Practice at The Health Centre, Charlton Rd, Andover
Tel: 01264 350270. In silent hours 111.
Drs Griffiths, Houston, Allen, Hickson, Crane, Baring, Verrier Jones, Viswesvaraiah, MacDougall, Coles, Gupta and Roberts.
Drs R T R James, P A Collins, C J Wallis, D R Batham, R Griffiths, R Harries-Brown, O’Halloran, Housten.
One Practice at St Mary’s Surgery, Church Close, Andover
Tel: 01264 361424.
Drs Stone, Pritchard, Ferris, Thompson, Martin, Sharpe, Honney, Mercer and Webster.
Dental – Service Personnel
Like medical provision, dental cover for Army HQ is split. Patients requiring routine appointments should contact one of the dental centres shown below (and in accordance with treatment at their respective medical treatment location).
Tidworth Dental Centre 01980 602499 (Mil (94342) 2499)
Middle Wallop Dental Centre 01980 784452 (Mil (94329) 4452)
Boscombe Down Dental Centre 01980 662157 (Mil (9214 807) 2157)
Service personnel requiring Emergency Treatment during silent hours and at weekends are to contact the MRS
Tidworth. Tel: 94342 2228, 01980 602285 or 07766 780 690.
Tidworth Dental Health Centre
Station Road, Tidworth, Hampshire SP9 7NN Tel/Fax: 01980 847600.
Dental – Families
Families at Andover Station who require treatment are to register with a civilian dental practice.
Hospital service for non-service personnel, including families, is provided from civilian resources. The main hospital in the area is the Royal County Hospital at Winchester, Tel: 01962 863535, but there is a GP Unit at Andover War Memorial Hospital providing specialist out-patient appointments.