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Bow Medical Practice, Iter Cross, Bow, Near Crediton, Devon EX17 6FB Tel: 01363 82333, Branch Surgery at North Tawton Medical Practice, Devonshire House, Essington, North Tawton EX20 2EX
Bow Medical Practice, Iter Cross, Bow, Near Crediton, Devon EX17 6FB

Opening Hours

Monday - Friday
8.00am to 6.30pm

Dispensary Opening Hours

Monday - Friday
8.00am to 1.00pm
3.00pm to 6.30pm

Morning Surgery

Urgent Care Clinic
Monday, Wednesday & Friday
8.30am to 10.00am
(No appointment necessary)

Tuesday & Thursday
8.30am to 11.30am
(By appointment only)

Afternoon Surgery

3.30pm - 6.30pm

(By appointment, pre-bookable up to 6 weeks in advance)

Call 111 when it's less urgent than 999

When the Practice is closed, please call 111 when you need medical help fast but itís not a 999 emergency. Calls are free from landlines and mobile phones.

You should use the NHS 111 service if you urgently need medical help or advice but it's not a life-threatening situation.

For immediate, life-threatening emergencies, continue to call 999.

Non NHS Services

A number of items of service are not covered by NHS regulations. We are pleased to offer a range of medical examinations and certification to registered patients and employers as well as private patients. As these do not come under your doctor's terms of NHS service, a fee will be charged in accordance with the British Medical Association recommendations.

Medicals and services commonly offered include:

  • Pre-employment
  • Employment
  • HGV / Taxi driver
  • Elderly fit-to-drive
  • Travel vaccinations not covered under the NHS
  • Medicals for life insurance purposes

Certificates and forms include:

  • Private sicknote
  • Passport application form (photo) / Shotgun Certificate
  • New-style driving licence application / photograph
  • Freedom from infection
  • School fees insurance claim form
  • Private medical insurance claim form
  • Sickness / accident / travel insurance claim form (without consultation)

Please contact the Practice for further information. When making an enquiry it is helpful if you are able to provide a copy of the form(s), we will then be able to let you know the likely cost of the report/examination which will depend on the complexity and the time involved.

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