Somerset Bridge Medical Centre

01278411520 Stockmoor Park, Taunton Road , Bridgwater, Somerset, TA6 6LD

1.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 12 ratings for this GP surgery


Opened in 2005 Somerset Bridge Medical Centre is a purpose built Medical Centre conveniently located on the south side of Bridgwater on the (A38) Taunton Road and is on the main bus route for Bridgwater and the surrounding areas.  

We currently have 2 GP partners and three salaried GPs (three male and two female), who work as part of a highly skilled multi-disciplinary primary care team.   Working as part of the National Health Service (NHS), the doctors, nurses and other staff at Somerset Bridge Medical Centre aim to provide patients with the best information, choice and guidance on medical and social care and well being. We offer a comprehensive range of primary medical services, running specialist clinics for diabetes, anti-coagulation initiation and monitoring, travel health, weight management service, asthma monitoring and cryotherapy.  We undertake minor surgical and extended minor surgical procedures for both our patients and patients from neighbouring pracctices.  The medical centre benefits from an on-site Lloyds pharmacy, who's opening times coincide with the medical centre enabling convenient dispensing of medication.  

We are open Monday - Friday from 8.00am - 6.00pm. On Wednesdays we stay open until 8pm to accommodate workers.  A patient/staff car park is conveniently located to the rear of the practice.

Opening times

Reception times

Monday 08:00 - 18:00
Tuesday 08:00 - 18:00
Wednesday 08:00 - 20:00
Thursday 08:00 - 18:00
Friday 08:00 - 18:00
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed

Surgery times

Monday 08:00 - 18:00
Tuesday 08:00 - 18:00
Wednesday 08:00 - 20:00
Thursday 08:00 - 18:00
Friday 08:00 - 18:00
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed

Out of hours

NHS 111

Last verified on 30/05/2018


  • Dr Donal Hynes
  • Dr Syed Akhter
  • Dr Wulf Franzen
  • Dr Adrian Tyler
  • Dr Mengu Hicyilmaz

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

GPs at this practice

4 male and 1 female GPs

Additional languages spoken

Punjabi, German

Online facilities

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Key facts

Registered patients


Weekday evening and weekend appointments offered here or nearby

YESContact practice for appointment availability

Friends and Family Test score: General Practice

69%Patients recommend this practice. 16 responses.

More on how we perform

We are currently accepting new patients

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Latest reviews of this gp practice


I went in to this practice to update my address. I spoke to the receptionist and explained what I needed to do. She rudely told me I need...

29 July 2018

Never have appointments

They never have appointments available, if I want an appointment I have to wait 1 whole month!!!!! What a joke! The receptionists are ver...

25 July 2018


member of family with mental health issues took overdose. hospital psychologist said would write to GP. member of family attempted to g...

30 May 2018

Unfriendly,Unhelpful, Unprofessional

Extremely difficult to get an appointment and then being treated like a nuisance. Bad and wrong advice given to me about diet help and em...

31 July 2017

Amazing Service

I have been medically very poorly with a lot of complex issues. The staff and doctors at Somerset Bridge Medical Centre have been so help...

4 July 2017

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Last updated on 30 May 2018.

Information supplied by NHS Somerset CCG