Littledown Surgery

01202309500 Harewood Crescent, Littledown , Bournemouth, Dorset, BH7 7BU

4.5 out of 5 stars

Based on 6 ratings for this GP surgery


  • Evening appointments available
  • Online Services


Littledown Surgery is a caring, local general practice that prides itself on the personalised care we offer. The surgery has two male and two female doctors.

We are open from 8.30am every morning, and close at 6.30pm apart from Monday evening when we usually offer an evening surgery until 8.30pm.

We have two Practice Nurses who offer chronic disease management, travel and other vaccinations, smears, ear care and dressings as well as a range of other services.

We carry out minor surgery at the practice and also offer a wart and verruca removal clinic.

The surgery also has a Health Vistor who offers care and support to families with children under 5, and a midwife who cares for pregnant women.

If you have any comments, suggestions or issues to raise with the services we offer please get in touch with the Practice Manager, Emma Prince.  She can be contacted by ringing 01202 309500, emailing or in person at the practice.

Opening times

Reception times

Monday 08:30 - 13:0014:00 - 18:3018:30 - 20:30
Tuesday 08:30 - 13:0014:00 - 18:30
Wednesday 08:30 - 13:0014:00 - 18:30
Thursday 08:30 - 13:0014:00 - 18:30
Friday 08:30 - 13:0014:00 - 18:30
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed


Monday 08:30 - 13:0014:00 - 18:3018:30 - 20:30
Tuesday 08:30 - 13:0014:00 - 18:30
Wednesday 08:30 - 13:0014:00 - 18:30
Thursday 08:30 - 13:0014:00 - 18:30
Friday 08:30 - 13:0014:00 - 18:30
Saturday Closed
Sunday Closed

Out of hours

For urgent medical problems when the surgery is closed please call NHS 111

Last verified on 30/04/2014


  • Dr Bernadette Rogers
  • Dr Fabio Torquati
  • Dr Matthew Murray
  • Dr Kate Smeaton

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

GPs at this practice

2 male and 2 female GPs

Additional languages spoken


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

Latest news

Evening appointments available

Extended hours logo

Improving access to general practice: evening appointments available

Patients who are registered at this practice can now book an appointment to see a GP or nurse on weekday evenings (after 6.30pm, usually on a Monday evening). Appointments will either take place at this practice.  Talk to the practice receptionist to find out more or book an appointment.


By March 2019 everyone in England will benefit from access to general practice appointments in the evenings and weekends at a time that is most convenient to them. This is part of a national drive to help improve access to general practice and get the best possible outcomes for patients. Further information is available at


Last updated on 20 December 2017.

Online Services

We now offer a range of online services including ordering repeat medication, booking routine doctor appointments and updating your contact details.  If you would like to sign up to access these services please let Reception know or email

Last updated on 25 April 2014.

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

99%Patients recommend this practice. 207 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

Feel confident using this communicative & efficient surgery

This surgery is the best I've ever used in my adult life.The doctors are approachable, have good listening skills, are proactive and real...

20 May 2018

Best in the Area

Owing to my various ailments I am a regular, if not exactly frequent visitor to this surgery. My G.P. is enthusiastic, and always listens...

14 November 2017

Cannot rate them highly enough

Everyone at Littledown Surgery, is very helpful, compassionate and professional. They don't make you feel like a burden like some other ...

24 May 2017

Receptionists need training in compassion

I do not like visiting this surgery - the new upgrade gives completely the wrong message putting receptionists behind glass and making th...

31 March 2017

Best Practice around!

All of the staff at this surgery are very friendly and caring, including the nurses and receptionists. One doctor in particular is the be...

7 March 2017

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Last updated on 20 December 2017.

Information supplied by NHS Dorset CCG