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Brannam Medical Centre

01271 329004 Kiln Lane, Brannam Square , Barnstaple, Devon, EX32 8GP

5 out of 5 stars

Based on 6 ratings for this GP surgery



About Brannam Medical Centre

We are a team of doctors, nurses, health visitors, receptionists and administration staff working hard to deliver a comprehensive range of excellent primary care medical services to over 14,000 patients.

We are committed to providing a family service and encourage you to see your own doctor whenever possible. We also believe that prevention is better than cure so offer a comprehensive prevention and health promotion service.

We operate personal lists with each partner having a personal receptionist. The Practice also employs a highly skilled team of Practice Nurses who form part of our Primary Health Care team.

We welcome new patients and are happy to meet with you to discuss the range of services we provide and to answer any questions. 

Opening times

Reception times

Monday 08:30 - 19:30
Tuesday 08:30 - 18:00
Wednesday 08:30 - 18:00
Thursday 08:30 - 18:00
Friday 08:30 - 18:00
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed

Surgery times

Monday 08:30 - 13:0014:00 - 19:30
Tuesday 08:30 - 13:0014:00 - 18:00
Wednesday 08:30 - 13:0014:00 - 18:00
Thursday 08:30 - 13:0014:00 - 18:00
Friday 08:30 - 13:0014:00 - 18:00
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed

Last verified on 28/06/2012


  • Dr Jacqueline Tolhurst
  • Dr Ben Waterfall
  • Dr Louise Bond
  • Dr Timothy Chesworth
  • Dr Melanie Deacon
  • Dr Oliver Hassall
  • Dr Edward Matthews
  • Dr Suzanne Smit
  • Dr Iain Stewart
  • Dr Charles Peter Taylor

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 your record is available Online access to view your record

You must be registered with your GP's online service to access the facilities. Find out more about accessing online services.

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Data source: NHS Digital

Key facts

Registered patients


Friends and Family Test score: General Practice

97%Patients recommend this practice. 76 responses.

More on how we perform

We are currently accepting new patients

Please register during reception hours

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Latest reviews of this gp practice

54 years and still here

I joined Bear Street at birth 54 years ago. Apart from working away for a few years, have always been with Branhams. Despite all the many...

5 October 2016

Amazing service

I have been a patient for 47 years in what used to be Bear Street surgery, now Brannams medical center and since my doctor retired i have...

15 September 2016

patient care

was a patient at the surgery for 3 years(just moved away) during that time i could not have received better care.My GP was someone who i...

16 December 2015

Excellent surgery

I have been registered with this surgery for the past 6 months and have been so impressed. From the welcome appointment with my GP to the...

12 November 2015

Very good service

Only had to visit a couple of times since joining 3 years ago, but they have always been polite and efficient in the service they provide.

31 May 2015

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Last updated on 20 September 2016.

Information supplied by NHS Northern, Eastern And Western Devon CCG