What phrases do you use to make the most nearest appointment with a doctor?

For example:

When is the next available appointment?


When is the (nearest, closest) appointment?

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  • "When is the next free slot for an appointment ?" – Graffito Dec 28 '15 at 20:34
  • Either of your suggestions will work, and many others. "How soon can I get in?" is another. – Hot Licks Dec 28 '15 at 21:02
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    @Turki "How soon can you book me in [for an appointment]?" – Elian Dec 28 '15 at 21:14

Your first sentence—"next available"—is correct.


An alternative to your first suggestion is "When is the first available appointment?"

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