01449776000 Violet Hill House, Violet Hill Road , Stowmarket, Suffolk, IP14 1NL

4.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 17 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
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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

94%Patients recommend this practice. 110 responses.

More on how we perform

We are currently accepting new patients

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Latest reviews of this gp practice

Excellent service!

Having contracted an infected bursitis when in Ellesmere Port and obtained anti biotics there, I contacted stowhealth on my return for...

6 July 2018

Amazing for my kids

don't usually go to doctors but I was so worried about my little girl in January, I managed to get to speak to very helpful receptionist ...

15 February 2018

3 monthly observation on Warfarin user

Stow Health have been running an observation on me as I currently take Warfarin due to AF. A nurse regularly checked on my current progre...

8 February 2018

Healthcare Facility To Be Proud Of

Stowhealth offers a first class comprehensive health care service for the community. Everything you need is offered within this bright,...

5 January 2018

waste of time.

Our docktor said, " I could refer your son to a paediatrician or hospital but you will just be wasting their time". The docktor...

2 January 2018

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Last updated on 25 September 2014.

Information supplied by NHS Ipswich And East Suffolk CCG