01449 776000 Violet Hill House, Violet Hill Road, Stowmarket , Suffolk, IP14 1NL

4 out of 5 stars

Based on 20 ratings for this GP surgery


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Stowhealth is a vibrant GP practice providing personal healthcare to over 17,500 patients across Stowmarket and the surrounding area. 

We have a philosophy of providing integrated total healthcare. This includes providing a rapid GP telephone consultation service that allows patients to access their GP urgently with flexible and same day access to face-to-face GP appointments and daily nurse-led Minor illness Clinics. We work closely with local complementary therapists such as Physiotherapists and Osteopaths and host a clinically led Gym to meet all your health and lifestyle needs

We aim to achieve this by developing and maintaining a happy, sound practice which is responsive to patient needs and expectations and which reflects whenever possible the latest advances in Primary Health Care.

Opening times

Reception times

Monday 08:00 - 18:30
Tuesday 08:00 - 18:30
Wednesday 08:00 - 18:30
Thursday 08:00 - 18:30
Friday 08:00 - 18:30
Saturday 08:30 - 12:15
Sunday Closed

Surgery times

Monday 08:00 - 18:30
Tuesday 08:00 - 18:30
Wednesday 08:00 - 18:30
Thursday 08:00 - 18:30
Friday 08:00 - 18:30
Saturday 08:30 - 12:15
Sunday Closed

Out of hours

01449 776000

Last verified on 25/09/2014


  • Dr Tara Laidler
  • Dr Andrew Chandra Raj
  • Dr Stephen Recaldin
  • Dr J Louise Skioldebrand
  • Dr Neil Macey
  • Dr Lynn Dailey
  • Dr Simon V Rudland
  • Dr Baber Yusaf
  • Dr Veronica M Kubis
  • Dr Mark I Shenton

To read more about us and to find other staff members please view our staff page.

GPs at this practice

6 male and 4 female GPs

Online facilities

  • Online appointment booking is available Online appointment booking
  • Order or view repeat prescriptions online is available Order or view repeat prescriptions online
  • Online access to view test results is not available Online access to view test results

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Data source: HSCIC

Key facts

Registered patients


Friends and Family Test score: General Practice

100%Patients recommend this practice. 11 responses.

More on how we perform

We are currently accepting new patients

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Latest reviews of this gp practice

Incredible service, advice and help for all staff members.

Since having a baby in recent months I have found myself having to use the GP's service far more than I ever had. I am new to the area an...

16 May 2016

Good service from Stow Health

Called Stow Health mid-morning and telephone answered promptly. Requested a call-back by particular doctor, and they did so little over a...

28 April 2016

Amazing Staff

I've been a patient for 14 years and have seen the practice grow over this time. It's a huge place, with lots of staff, yet it always fee...

27 January 2016

Dr Fob Off

I can't give this surgery a one star review. The reception staff are helpful, the IT services are good and the phone appointments are rel...

20 December 2015

Excellent, but expect a hard time if you need a Sat slot!!

I would like to start off by saying I think this surgery is one of the best I've been to in recent years. Very clean, decent car parking,...

5 December 2015

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Last updated on 25 September 2014.

Information supplied by NHS Ipswich And East Suffolk CCG