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Call and Attend Morning Surgery - Please phone first between 8:00 am - 10:00 am - then attend between 9.00 am - 10.30 am.  We are sorry but Patients attending after 10.30 may not be seen as the doctors may not be available.

Please do not attend without first phoning to book an appointment.


Have you signed up for on line access ? - don't need to wait in the telephone queue - book your morning appointment from the comfort of your chair - speak to the reception staff to get started...

If you wish to choose where you are referred please make this known to the Referring GP at the time of the original referral.

Shingles vaccinations to our patients aged 70, 78 or 79.  These vaccinations can not be offered to any other patients under the NHS guidelines.

The NHS would like to share Your Care Data unless you make it known to us you do not wish this to happen.  Please see the Further Information Tab on this website for more details or go the the NHS Choices website for a copy of the leaflet.

When the surgery is closed you can access the Out of Hours GP service by phoning the normal surgery number 01234 262040 OR If you require a doctor outside of surgery hours please telephone 111.

111 is the NHS non-emergency number which is fast, easy and free. By calling 111 you will get to speak to a highly trained adviser, supported by healthcare professionals. They will ask you a series of questions to assess your symptoms and immediately direct you to the best medical care for you. NHS111 is available 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. Calls are free from landlines and mobiles.

In a genuine emergency you should call 999

Please think twice before attending the A & E department as your GP can often help. A & E is for accidents and emergencies only.

Patients with Back Pain should come and see their GP unless they have recently had a fall or injury.  There is a new self referral physiotherapy service which is free to use and offers open access.  The forms are available in the Practice Reception.

When attending the Practice - we have a well appointed car park which is free to use. 

We have received complaints that patients have parked in residents only parking bays to the front of the surgery - the residents have strongly requested that you do not use their parking spaces when attending the surgery.  Many thanks.

The Surgery is inviting all our patients to let us know what they think of our services.  Please complete the survey below on the website or complete the survey in the surgery and post in the box provided.

All patients are allocated a named GP who they can expect to see every time they attend for a GP appointment unless they are not in the surgery on that day.  If you wish to know your named GP at any time please ask the Receptionist.


We are committed to communicating well with our patients and we want to make sure that you can read and understand our information.

If you find it hard to read our letters or if you need someone to support you , please let us know.  We can help if you need information in large print or easy read or if you need help communicating with us using British Sign Language.

We have a hearing loop at the premises and can give information about setting up text messages.

Welcome to Priory Medical Practice

Priory Medical Practice

Traditional, personal, Primary Care in a modern, convenient setting.

At Priory Medical Practice in Bedford the doctors and nurses take pride in offering the highest standard of patient-centred healthcare.  We run many clinics for chronic disease care and offer a wide variety of other medical services such as antenatal and postnatal care, joint injections, childhood vaccinations and well-person check-ups.

In addition to everything you need to know about the practice you will also find a wealth of health-related information in the menu on the right hand side. Please have a look around and do send us some feedback by completing the on line Friends and Family Test.

We welcome new patients from Clapham, North Bedford and the surrounding villages, please contact the reception for more information.

All patients are allocated a named GP and you will be informed of your named GP at the time you register with the Practice. You can check the name of your GP anytime you contact the surgery and you can expect to see your named GP for every GP consultation unless they are not in surgery on the day you attend. 


Please do not attend the surgery without first making an appointment, as your GP may not be available.

Priory Medical Practice Welcomes New Patients.  

FRIENDS AND FAMILY TEST - WOULD YOU RECOMMEND THE SURGERY. Please let us know how you feel by completing the survey via the link on the right hand side of this page, or fill in a card at the surgery.

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