Practice Catchment Area
The practice area is shown with our catchment area marked. Click on the map (this will open in a new browser window) and enter your postcode to check if you live within our catchment area. If you are unsure, you can also contact reception to confirm.
If you change your name and address or telephone number please see Changing Your Contact Details. If you move out of the practice area, you will be required to register with a more local practice.
How To Register as a Patient
If you live in our practice area and would like to register as a patient at our surgery, please download and complete the following forms and return to reception:
The Doctors are happy to see patients who are temporarily resident in the Practice area should medical advice be required. In this instance persons wishing to be treated should state that they are a temporary resident when reporting to reception.
To register you will need to bring your passport and complete our Temporary Resident Registration form which is also available from reception.
Named Accountable GP for all Patients
All patients registered at Springwood Surgery have a named doctor who has overall responsibility for your care and support. Your registered GP is also your named accountable and your allocated GP. Your allocated GP will be responsible for the provision of your healthcare. If you choose to see another doctor at the surgery you are entirely free to go on doing so exactly as before.
If you are unsure of who is your named Doctor please ask at reception
New patients are allocated a Doctor on Registration.