New Patient Registration -SUSPENDED
WE ARE NOT ACCEPTING NEW PATIENTS FROM 1st JANUARY TO 31st MARCH 2022.
This has been agreed with Somerset Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG) due to the national and local lack of suitable GPs. This will be reviewed with the CCG in March and may need to be extended for a year if the present situation does not change - at present the practice has only one permanent GP to look after nearly 4500 patients.
west Coker Surgery is a small semi-rural village practice near Yeovil in Somerset which provides traditional family general practice. It is also a dispensing practice which means that registered patients who live more than a mile from a pharmacy can have the convenience of collecting any GP prescribed medication from the surgery. There is one permanent GP who works regularly at the practice: Dr Lindsay Smith (the registering GP); locums GPs are being employed when suitably trained and available to provide patients with some choice. Once registered patients are free to see any of the GPs who work at West Coker.
Welcome to West Coker Surgery
With patients' needs at the heart of everything we do, our website has been designed to make it easy for you to gain instant access to the information you need. As well as specific practice details such as opening hours and how to register, you’ll find a wealth of useful pages covering a wide range of health issues along with links to other relevant medical organisations.
Get Well, Keep Well
Of course we’re not just here for when you are unwell. Our team of healthcare professionals and back-up staff offer a number of clinics and services to promote good health and wellbeing whatever your medical condition.
We hope you enjoy having a look around the site and familiarising yourself with some of the online features such as ordering a repeat prescription. Whatever your thoughts, be sure to let us know via our feedback function. Comments and suggestions are always a great way of helping us continue to enhance the way we look after you.
(Site updated 09/01/2022)