“Beacon Medical Group delivers primary care services to patients in Plympton, Ivybridge and the South Hams. We want to hear what you think so please complete our feedback form…”

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Welcome to the Beacon Medical Group

The Beacon Medical Group is home to five GP surgeries; Plympton Health Centre, Chaddlewood Surgery, Ivybridge Health Centre, Wotter Surgery and most recently Glenside Medical Centre following a merger that took place on 1 April 2017.

If you have a medical emergency and are trying to contact us out of hours call 999 immediately.

If you are looking to register as a new patient click here and complete a Registration Form.

At the Beacon Medical group we aim to provide you with the right services, by the right people, at the right time and therefore offer patients;

Extended opening hours to help you book appointments at times suitable for you. Our opening hours run from 8am to 8pm Mondays to Thursdays and 8am to 6pm on Fridays. View your surgery’s page for specific opening times.

GP Online so you can access medical advice without the need to book an appointment using the button at the top of this page on the right “Consult GP Online”.

The ability to order repeat prescriptions, view your patient records and book appointments online. Find out how to set up your online account here.

Flexible appointments at any of our four surgeries.

A ‘No Waiting Room’ initiative so you can be seen by Practice Pharmacists, Advanced Paramedic Practitioners, Nurse Practitioners and General Practitioners, providing patients with the right specialist, at the right time. Find out more about our Urgent Care Team.

Specialist Dermatology and Musculoskeletal services.

A minor injury unit based at our Ivybridge Health centre, reducing the need for trips to the Emergency Department.

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We constantly strive to improve our services to ensure we are delivering the best for our patient’s needs. Please take the time to let us know what you think about us by completing our short patient survey» Your views matter to us!

Your practice, your say

With so many changes ahead we want to make sure we design services around you.

Important information

We are excited to announce that Beacon Medical Group and Glenside Medical Centre have today merged following a series of negotiations and patient consultations. The merger will create a practice serving ... Read More
New report shows drop in emergency hospital admissions and waiting times for GP appointments The Primary Care Home (PCH) programme is delivering a range of benefits for patients, staff and the ... Read More
GP Partners at two of the largest practices in the South West are heralding a bright future for primary care in and around Plymouth in announcing plans to merge later ... Read More
From Monday 3rd April 2017 Dr Richard Perrett will no longer be available to see patients at our Ivybridge Medical Practice. Dr Perrett will be providing patient continuity and care ... Read More

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