NHS App Support Drop In – Delamere Practice 22nd May 2pm – 5pm

The way you order your repeat medication is changing, from 1st September 2024, pharmacies will no longer be accepting your repeat prescription requests, we ask that you use the NHS App, a simple and secure way to order your repeat prescriptions on your smartphone or tablet. For further help and assistance see: https://nhs-digital.zendesk.com/hc/en-gb . We will

Need help with a non-urgent medical or admin request? Contact us online.

Welcome to Stockport Medical Group

Group picture of our clinicians
Left to Right : Dr Price, Dr Tudor Jones, Dr Afshar, Dr Crosthwaite, Dr Gill, Dr Platts, Dr Eaton and Dr Bonnici

 Edgeley Medical Practice | Delamere Practice | Lowfield Surgery

Welcome to our website. We hope this helps improve your experience of our services. This website tells you the way we run our practice and the full range of services that are available to you.

Stockport Medical Group work from three surgery premises, our main surgery is Edgeley Medical Practice.  As well as our main surgery we also have two branch surgeries Delamere Practice and Lowfield Surgery.

All surgeries have ramps for wheelchair access and have a hearing loop system available. Please inform the receptionist when you make your appointment if you require any assistance into the surgery from your vehicle.

Group photo of all our team
SMG Full Team

All telephone recorded for training and monitoring purpose and stored with your medical record.  If you do not wish for this to happen, please terminate the call and put your request in via our website.

Extended Health Professionals based at the Practice

The GP’s are supported by a range of Health Professionals to ensure you’re seen at the right time by the right person for your condition.

  • Pharmacists
  • Pharmacy Technicians
  • Social Prescribing link workers
  • Health and wellbeing coach
  • Care co-ordinators
  • First contact physiotherapist
  • Nursing associate
  • Adult mental health practitioner
  • Trainee Physician associate
  • Advance practitioner
  • Practice Nurses
  • Healthcare assistant
  • Midwife
First contact physiotherapist about their role
Adult mental health practitioner about their role
Health and Wellbeing Coach role
Clinical Pharmacist role
Pharmacy technician role
Physician associate role

Your NHS number is a 10 digit number, like 485 777 3456. You do not need to know your NHS number to use NHS services, but it can be useful to have it.

When you register, it’s helpful to have your NHS number. You can use the NHS website to find your NHS number.

Accountable Named GP for All Patients

All patients registered at Stockport Medical Group have a named doctor who has overall responsibility for your care and support. Your registered GP is also your named accountable and your allocated GP. Your allocated GP will be responsible for the provision of your healthcare. If you choose to see another doctor at the surgery you are entirely free to go on doing so exactly as before.

If you are unsure of who is your named Doctor please ask at reception.

New patients are allocated a Doctor on Registration.

Non-urgent advice: Zero Tolerance Policy

We have a ZERO TOLERANCE policy and we have been subject to increasing abuse from the general public. Inappropriate and abusive behaviour will not be tolerated. This may lead to your removal from the practice list, whereby you will need to find a new practice to register at.

NHS App

Owned and run by the NHS, the NHS App is a simple and secure way to access a range of NHS services on your smartphone or tablet — including prescriptions and appointments.

NHS App displayed on mobile phone

Know who to turn to for your healthcare

We want to help you get the right medical assistance when you’re ill, injured or have a long term condition. Going directly to the person with the appropriate skills is important. This can help you to a speedier recovery and makes sure all NHS services are run efficiently.

Pharmacist

When you need healthcare advice or help with medicines

Optician

Sudden loss of vision. Blurred vision. Painful or red eyes?

Dentist

When your mouth or teeth need urgent attention

NHS Out-of-hours

When your GP and local pharmacy are closed

Minor injury

You will usually need a GP referral, except in an emergency.

Accident & Emergency

When an illness or injury is serious or life-threatening