Helston Medical Centre

01326572637 Trelawney Road , Helston, Cornwall, TR13 8AU

4.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 2 ratings for this GP surgery


  • Christmas and New Year


Opening times

Reception times

Monday 08:30 - 20:00
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 - 11:3014:30 - 18:0018:30 - 20:00
Tuesday 08:30 - 11:3014:30 - 18:00
Wednesday 08:30 - 11:3014:30 - 18:00
Thursday 08:30 - 11:3014:30 - 18:00
Friday 08:30 - 11:3014:30 - 18:00
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed

Out of hours

Out of hours services are provided by Serco Cornwall.  If you contact the surgery you will be advised to dial NHS 111 on 111.  If your problem is a medical emergency please contact 999.

Last verified on 22/11/2017

Additional information

We now offer some early morning appointments from 0715 until 0800. Ask at reception for further information. Also, some Saturday morning routine appointments with some GPs although these are limited. Additional hours e.g. from 1830 - 2000 and early mornings/Saturdays may vary on availability. Please ask at reception.


  • Dr John Garman
  • Dr Gary Croker
  • Dr Rebecca Harling
  • Dr Ruth Faulkner
  • Dr Samantha Rintoul
  • Dr Kate Thomas
  • Dr James Stephen Tait
  • Dr Olayinka Adewumi Adewole
  • Dr Margriet Gringhuis

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

GPs at this practice

4 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.

Clicking this link will take you to an external website.

Data source: NHS Digital

Latest news

Christmas and New Year

We are open as usual for the week commencing 18 December.

Monday 25 December - closed all day

Tuesday 26 December - closed all day

Wednesday 27 December to Friday 29 December open as normal

Monday 1 January closed all day

From Tuesday 2 January opening hours

When We Are Closed

From 1830 - 0800 Monday to Friday and at weekends or public holidays - please call NHS 111 (dial 111) to speak to a health professional.  Your needs will be assessed and advice offered.  Calls are free from landlines and most mobile phones although pay as you go mobiles need 1p credit to call.

Most emergency cover is provided by the out of hours service. In the interest of patients, the service records incoming telephone calls. These recordings are strictly confidential and are dealt with in exactly the same way as patients’ medical records.

For acute medical emergencies call 999, for example symptoms of a stroke, heart attach and / or shortness of breath constitute an emergency.

Waiting times for Minor Injury Units, the Emergency Department and Urgent Care Centres can be found using the attached link.


Between 0800 - 0830 and 1800 -1830 please call the practice on 01326 572637 and your call will be transferred to an answering service. 


Last updated on 20 December 2017.

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

93%Patients recommend this practice. 29 responses.

More on how we perform

We are currently accepting new patients

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Latest reviews of this gp practice

Why no email address!?

It is almost 2018 and we still have no means to email the surgery, which is very frustrating. I am sure it would reduce telephone call tr...

18 December 2017

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Last updated on 20 December 2017.

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