Updated 21 April 2021
Dr Sashi Shashikanth, also known as West London Medical Centre, is an NHS GP practice located in Uxbridge, Middlesex. The practice is situated within the NHS Hillingdon Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) and provides GP led primary care services through a General Medical Services contract to approximately 4960 patients. This is a contract between general practices and NHS England for delivering services to the local community.
Services are provided from:
- West London Medical Centre, 20 Pield Heath Road, Uxbridge, Middlesex, UB8 3NG
Online services can be accessed from the practice website:
The provider is a single handed male GP. The practice also employed three long-term male and female sessional GPs. The nursing team consisted of a nurse practitioner, practice nurse and a health care assistant. The practice is supported by a practice manager, a deputy practice manager, an HR executive, a secretary; and an administrative and reception team.
The practice is not currently part of any wider network of GP practices.
The practice has a lower percentage of patients over 65 years of age when compared to the national average. The practice population is ethnically diverse with 60% white, 25% Asian, 8% black, 4% mixed race and 3% from other ethnic groups. The practice area is rated in the fifth deprivation decile (one is most deprived, ten is least deprived) of the Index of Multiple Deprivation (IMD). People living in more deprived areas tend to have greater need for health services.
The practice is registered with the Care Quality Commission to provide the regulated activities of: diagnostic and screening procedures, maternity and midwifery services, surgical procedures and treatment of disease disorder and injury.