Can I insist on seeing a doctor in a face to face appointment? Dan O'Shea 28 September 2021 21:52 Updated You can request a face to face appointment, however it is up to your doctor to decide the most appropriate course of action which may be message, telephone or face to face. Related articles How long will it take for my doctor to respond? How do I know the doctor has seen my request? Why are patients encouraged to use askmyGP? Can I order repeat prescriptions from askmyGP? Can I make a request for someone else? Comments 0 comments Article is closed for comments.