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Patient Notice  Friday 2nd March 2018 Patient Update:  Both Plympton Health Centre and Ivybridge Medical Practice are open. We are running a minor injuries service from both sites today to assist patients. If you require an urgent appointment please contact Plympton on 01752 346634 or Ivybridge Medical Practice in 01752 690777. The ... Read More


Patient Notice  1st March 2018 and 2nd March 2018 Patient Update: We have decided to close our Glenside Medical Practice and Chaddlewood Surgery in response to weather advice and the expected worsening conditions.  Any clinics due to run at either Glenside or Chaddlewood have been moved to Plympton Health Centre. We are still open ... Read More


  Patient Notice  28th February 2018 We have been working throughout the day to ensure the safety of patients and staff at all of our surgeries in Plympton and Ivybridge which have been affected by adverse weather. Our priority has been to ensure we can offer patients a continuation of service during the ... Read More



Patient Notices

  You have spoken and we have listened! Patient notices that are displayed in our surgeries can also be found on our individual surgery pages under "patient notices". We want to make sure that we are keeping you informed and up to date ... Read More


    We would like to take this opportunity to wish all of our patients a Merry Christmas!   Christmas Opening Times are as follows: Closed at 6pm on Monday 24th December 2018 and re-opening on Thursday 27th December 2018 at 8.00am  New Year Opening ... Read More


  A young city GP has been ‘highly commended’ at a prestigious awards ceremony for the work he has done to bring clinical research opportunities to his patients at their local practices. Dr Tim Bray, Research Lead GP at Beacon Medical Group, was ... Read More


Mental Health affects all of us! World Mental Health Day is Tuesday 10th October 2017 and aims to lift the lid on mental health. Raising awareness that this is a condition that can affect anyone, at anytime in their life. In some instances people are living with lifelong mental health conditions. Mental ... Read More


Did you know October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month......during October around 5000 people will be diagnosed with the condition. The great news is that more women than ever are surviving breast cancer thanks to better awareness, better screening and better treatments. Its important that every woman learns how to check ... Read More


A delegation from Ireland is visiting the UK to learn about NAPC’s primary care home model and the achievements of one of the rapid test sites – Beacon Medical Group in Plymouth. The group includes opposition Fianna Fáil TD and spokesperson on primary care and community health services John Brassil ... Read More


Patients are being urged to ensure they get their free flu vaccination this year amid fears the UK could follow in the footsteps of Australia’s flu outbreak. Numerous deaths have now been recorded in Australia as a result of flu and Dr Jonathan Cope, managing GP partner at Beacon Medical Group, ... Read More