Mayfield Medical Centre

01803558257 37 Totnes Road , Paignton, Devon, TQ4 5LA

3 out of 5 stars

Based on 32 ratings for this GP surgery


Mayfield is a well established and modern family orientated General Practice located in the heart of Paignton.

Mayfield Medical Centre is a long established modern friendly family orientated General Practice located at 37 Totnes Road, Paignton - close to the town centre on the road out towards Totnes.

We have 8 doctors, a dedicated team of nurses, health care assistants plus administrative staff all looking after our 15,000 patients.

We have a full complement of attached staff, including District Nurses, Midwives, Health Visitors, Mental Health Workers and a Carer Support Worker.

In addition to our comprehensive range of medical services, we also offer Cardiac Investigation Services (accessed by all practises within Torbay), and a Tongue-Tie Service for new-born babies. Important Note: From 2nd April 2018, our Surgeries Opening Times will be 8.30am - 6.00pm Mon-Fri but our Telephone Lines will still be open from 8.00am-6.00pm as usual. Thank You.

Opening times

Reception times

Monday 08:00 - 13:0013:00 - 18:00
Tuesday 08:00 - 13:0013:00 - 18:00
Wednesday 08:00 - 13:0013:00 - 18:00
Thursday 08:00 - 13:0013:00 - 18:00
Friday 08:00 - 13:0013:00 - 18:00
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed


Monday 08:30 - 13:0013:00 - 18:00
Tuesday 08:30 - 13:0013:00 - 18:00
Wednesday 08:30 - 13:0013:00 - 18:00
Thursday 08:30 - 13:0013:00 - 18:00
Friday 08:30 - 13:0013:00 - 18:00
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed

Public holidays

Aug 26Closed


You can now see a GP or other healthcare professional during:

Appointments may be available before 6.30pm in some areas.

To book an appointment, talk to your GP practice or visit their website. You may be able to get an appointment on the same day if required.

Depending on your area, you may be offered an appointment at one of these locations:

For patients who are registered at a Paignton or Brixham GP surgery, there are a limited amount of "Improved Access"  appointments available at local surgeries.

"Improved Access" is not a walk in service, appointments are for routine general practice issues and not for urgent care. When using the service, your clinician may be from a different local practice. When you book an appointment you will be asked for consent to share your own GPs record with the clinician providing your care. We need this to ensure the correct treatment and to allow us to prescribe for you. 

Appointments will take place as follows - click on the leaflet below for more info:

  • Monday (6-8pm) – Corner Place Surgery, Paignton
  • Tuesday (6-8pm) – Compass House Surgery, Brixham  
  • Wednesday  (6-8pm) – Pembroke House Surgery, Paignton 
  • Thursday (6-8pm) – Mayfield Medical Centre, Paignton 
  • Friday (6-8pm), Saturday (8am-6pm) and Sunday (8am-2pm) - Pembroke House Surgery, Paignton


Out of hours

I f you have an urgent medical need, which cannot wait until the surgery reopens, please ring NHS 111, by dialling 111, where you will be assisted to receive  the right care.

If you are ringing for health information, you could ring 111, which is the new free of charge telephone number for non emergency health advice in Devon. 

Last verified on 20/08/2019


  • Dr Carly Gurr
  • Dr Rya Symonds
  • Dr Chris Hockin
  • Dr Stuart Crowe
  • Dr Trevor Avis
  • Dr Stephen Gracie
  • Dr Gib Eykyn
  • Dr Lisa Bocking
  • Dr Susanna Pike
  • Dr Julia Tysoe

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

GPs at this practice

5 male and 5 female GPs

Other branches

This practice is part of a practice group.

If you are interested in registering with one of our other branches please find their contact information here.

Online facilities

  • Online appointment booking is available Online appointment booking
  • Order or view repeat prescriptions online is available Order or view repeat prescriptions online

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


Weekday evening and weekend appointments offered here or nearby

YESContact practice for appointment availability

Friends and Family Test score: General Practice

100%Patients recommend this practice. 5 responses.

More on how we perform

We are currently accepting new patients

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Latest reviews of this gp practice

A good all round GP surgery

The surgery is usually quite busy and running late, phoning in the morning is difficult however I usually do get an appointment after sev...

10 August 2019

Goodbye Triage - hopefully!

I disalike intensely the Triage system. My doctor has a duty of care not the receptionists or nurses.however pleasant and/or good they a...

27 June 2019

Resolve symptoms please.

I have got a numb hand, raised BP and my stress levels are through the roof. I have self diagnosed as EWFAOT syndrome (extreme waiting fo...

8 May 2019

hangin' on a telephone line

My main issue with this surgery is that relating to the telephone service (or lack thereof) Whenever you ring there is always a long wait...

2 April 2019

what is happening to mayfield medical center?

I registered with this practice a little over three years ago in 2015, for my first couple of visits I felt confident that I had chosen w...

26 February 2019

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Last updated on 20 August 2019.

Information supplied by NHS Devon CCG