The staff of Christchurch Family Medical Centre, pride themselves on providing patients with care and support when they need it the most.

From our modern surgery located in the centre of Downend, our team of clinical staff including 7 GPs The GP Team, a Nurse Practitioner, 5 Trained Nurses, 2 Phlebotomists and a Health Care Assistant The Nursing Team offer a wide range of NHS services and specialist clinics

Our patients are our priority, in the event that all on the day appointments have been booked and patients feel that their illness or concerns cannot wait for the next available appointment, we offer a daily triage service.

We have a team of 10 Receptionists (The Reception Team), all trained to maintain patient confidentiality whilst striving to deal with patient requests as quickly and efficiently as possible.

Behind the scenes our Management Team and Administrators work hard to provide patients with the very best service.  By listening to constructive patient feedback we are able to improve our services and facilities ensuring that, wherever possible, patient expectations are met.

We welcome new patients to our surgery and hope that our website, currently being updated, provides you with all the information that you may require to enable you to make that important choice as to who will be responsible for your care and support in the future.

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Accountable GP

Every patient registered with Christchurch Family Medical Centre is allocated with an accountable GP.  Your accountable GP will have overall responsibility for the care and support provided to you whilst you remain a patient with this practice

Please speak with a member of our Reception Team who will be happy to supply you with a letter providing you with this information