Welcome to Sperrin Family Practice

The Main Medical centre, located at 41 Main Street, Plumbridge is purpose-built and has its own car park. The building has suitable access for disabled patients. Telephone (028) 816 4 8292.

The Branch Surgery is located at 86 Main Street Gortin, and has its own car park. The building also has suitable access for disabled patients. Telephone (028) 81648216

OPENING TIMES
Sperrin Family Practice is opened:
Monday – Friday from 8.30am – 6.00pm every day.

Your General Practitioners are

Dr Kenny Hicks MB BCH BAO DRCOG MRCGP DGM

Dr Dermott McAuley MB BCH BAO

Dr Anne-Louise Hicks MB BCH BAO MRCGP DFFP

APPOINTMENTS

  • APPOINTMENTS

    A full appointment system is employed for your convenience and appointments can be made by telephoning the Receptionist on: 028 816 48292 / 028 816 48216.

    All appointments are for 10 minute duration, if you feel you require further time please inform the receptionist when making your appointment.

    Please make a separate appointment for each person.

    If you cannot attend please CANCEL as soon as possible to allow us to allocate your appointment to someone else.
    For those Patients who frequently DO NOT ATTEND their appointment and fail to CANCEL it ACTION will be taken by the practice.

  • 48 Hour Access

    If you require an appointment within 48 hours you may not be able to see the Doctor of your choice, but you will be able to see a doctor or an appropriate primary care professional within this time scale.

    Please note if you are requesting to see a specific GP you may need to wait longer for an appointment.

    A triage system is in operation. The Receptionist will ask you details about your condition, this information will enable the receptionist to offer you the most appropriate Health Care Professional to deal with your condition.

  • Urgent Appointments

    Urgent cases will always be seen on the same day.

    Children will be seen on the same day if acutely sick.

    If in doubt about bringing your child out please phone the receptionist who will ask the doctor for advice.

  • Telephone Advice

    If you wish to speak to a Doctor or Practice Nurse contact the Receptionist; she will record the details and ask the doctor  or nurse to phone you back when they are  finished their clinic.

Latest News...

  • Bank Holiday Closures

    Sperrin Family Practice will be closed on Monday 28th  May 2018

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  • GENERAL DATA PROTECTION REGULATIONS (GDPR)

    The GDPR comes into force on 25th May 2018. For further details on what GDPR will mean for patients, more information on how the Practice uses your medical records as well as further details on patient rights, please see Practice’s Policy on Protection and use of your information  

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  • ZERO TOLERANCE

    This Practice operates a ZERO TOLERANCE POLICY  on abuse of staff. Physical or verbal attacks on healthcare workers are unacceptable and will not be tolerated. ACTION WILL BE TAKEN IF SUCH ATTACKS HAPPEN  

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  • BOGUS TELEPHONE CALLS

    There has been recent reports of BOGUS TELEPHONE CALLS to patients across Northern Ireland.  Callers are pretending to ring from the GP surgery. We would like  to remind our patients to be vigilent for this type of activity.

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  • Alcohol / Drug Misuse

    If you are a concerned famiy member / patient with alcohol / drug misuse problems, for further advice – Telephone 02882835453 or click on the link below for more information; Ascert Young people under 25  can also self-refer, using the DAISY PROGRAMME – Click on the link below; Daisy Programme

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