• Please note: The surgery will be CLOSED on Tuesday 11th May between 13:00 and 14:00 for staff training.
  • The surgery email address is: This is for non-urgent queries and requests only.
  • We politely ask ALL patients to wear a face mask when attending the surgery. If you do not have a mask, you will be asked to rebook your appointment.
  • Priorswood Community Centre Newsletters: March 2021April 2021.
  • In line with the NHS Long Term Plan, our fax machine will no longer be in use from 01.04.2020. Our secure email address,, can be used as an alternative way to contact us. 
  • The new January 2021 Newsletter is available here Lyngford Park Surgery Newsletter January 2021. Previous practice newsletters are available here: Lyngford Park Surgery Spring Newsletter 2020, Lyngford Park Surgery Spring Newsletter 2019 and Autumn Newsletter 2019.
  • The practice now offers an appointment reminder service via text, for more information click here.
  • For more information about online consultations and queries scroll down or click here
  • Appointment Cancellation - To cancel an appointment simply text us on 07922037720 leaving your name and date of your appointment or ring our Reception Team on 01823 333355.
  • To view the updated practice privacy notice click here
  • You can also book appointments and order repeat medication online - ask at Reception. We want to offer you more choice and more convenience.
  • The practice offers appointments 5 days a week and up until 8pm on Tuesdays (and some Thursdays) - Remember, you can book an appointment up to 6 weeks in advance.
  • Out of Hours - NHS 111 - This service is for when you need medical help fast but it is not a 999 emergency.


Please speak to a member of our reception team to book an appointment in one of our specialist clinics.


Asthma reviews are available at various times throughout the week with our clinical pharmacist, Clare Cannon. Your asthma review can be carried out face to face or over the telephone.

Smear Tests

A smear test is a 20 minute appointment and can be made at any time throughout the week. Smear tests can be booked with our practice nurses Olena Rudyuk or Ruth Shurley, or one of our GP's Dr Shackleton or Dr Khin.

Antenatal Clinic

pregnant11Our midwife, Nikala Jones, holds a clinic on a Wednesday.

If you have just found out you are pregnant, you do not need to see a GP unless you have specific concerns you would like to discuss. You can book straight in to see Nikala. To do this, please visit the NHS Somerset Website by clicking the following link: NHS Somerset Maternity Self Referral Form. You need to fill out the online Maternity Booking Form and the maternity department will then contact you to arrange your first midwife appointment at the surgery.

Diabetic Clinic

Clinics are held on a Tuesday and Thursday each week with our diabetic nurse, Olena Rudyuk.

Family Planning

All the doctors and nurses are happy to discuss this and nearly all forms of contraception can be provided from the surgery.

Emergency and confidential advice is available at all times, by appointment.


vaccination3Children are notified by the Patient & Practitioner Services at the Primary Care Trust when they need to come for immunisation or check–ups. Clinics are held every Tuesday.

If you plan to go abroad please contact us well in advance as it may take 2 months, or more, to fit in a full course of immunisations (see the travel page).

Minor Surgery

Minor surgical procedures are carried out in the practice under local anaesthetic. Your own doctor will arrange this for you. 

Menopause and HRT

All the doctors are able to give advice on these topics.


We host a private clinic on Friday afternoons. You can arrange an appointment through reception. A 20 minute session costs £30.


Physiotherapy clinics are held at the surgery every Tuesday morning with Megan Adcock, alternatively, you can choose to be seen at the physiotherapy department at Dene Barton. Your GP can refer you for physio.


We have a Pharmacist, Clare Cannon, in the practice 4 days per week,  if you wish to discuss your medication.  Please book an appointment with the reception team. Click here for more information


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