NOTE! This site uses essential session cookies for navigation on this site.

By continuing to browse this website you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Learn more

I understand

European Directive 2009/136/EC. Article 5(3) of the E-Privacy Directive.

For cookies that are deemed to be ‘strictly necessary for the delivery of a service requested by the user’, the consent of the user is not needed.

This website only uses session cookies strictly necessary for the operation of this site therefore you will not see a message asking you to choose to accept/decline cookies. NO data is collected from the user. Should you wish not to use these cookies you can disable them through your browsers options, however the website may not display correctly .

Webpages have no memories. A user going from page to page will be treated by the website as a completely new visitor. Session cookies enable the website to keep track of your movement from page to page. Cookies allow you to proceed through many pages of a site quickly and easily without having to authenticate or reprocess each new area you visit.

0002Parson Drove is a small Fenland village situated 6 miles West of Wisbech. The village is mentioned in the Domesday Book and also mentioned in the diaries of John Peck and Samuel Pepys who stayed for a time at the local White Swan Inn.

There has been a Doctors Surgery in the village of Parson Drove for over 100 years. The Practice provides general medical services for 6,000 + existing patients within a geographical area of approx: 6 - 8 miles radius of the surgery.

The present surgery is situated in a purpose built premises which was opened in April 1997.

ADVANCE NOTICE

The surgery will be without power from 9:00 am - 3:00 pm on Wednesday 3rd August 2016.

Please try to avoid contacting us for routine matters as the switchboard will be out of operation along with our computers. We will be unable to print prescriptions or make appointments.

Your co-operation at this time would be very much appreciated

Frontpage News Items

A Quick Video Guide to NHS Services

The Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Clinical Commissioning Group has produced a new animation video to help local residents choose the right NHS service for their illness or injury. The short video guides viewers through local services available - self care, pharmacies, GPs, NHS 111, and Urgent Care Centres - emphasising the importance of ensuring A&E is kept free for life-threatening conditions and emergencies.


 

NHS Health Checks

Aged 40 – 74? Get your free NHS Health Check

NHS Health Checks are now being provided across Cambridgeshire as part of a national health assessment programme. The programme aims to help spot early warning signs or certain health conditions and provide peace of mind. It lets you take control of your health, and enjoy life for longer.


 

Medication available to purchase over the counter

Cambridgeshire and Peterborough Clinical Commissioning Group does not support the prescribing of medication that is available to buy from local pharmacies or supermarkets for children or adults with common illnesses and minor ailments that they could treat themselves at home.

The reasons for this are as follows:

  • Patients are responsible for looking after themselves and their children where possible and for treating self-limiting minor ailments with support from their local pharmacy if needed.
  • Patients should keep a small supply of simple treatments in their own medicine cabinet so they are able to manage minor ailments at home. These should be kept secured from young children.
  • All these medicines are widely available from supermarkets and pharmacies at reasonable cost.
  • Many of these treatments are more expensive when prescribed on the NHS compared to when they are purchased in pharmacies or supermarkets. For example, paracetamol is approximately four times as expensive on prescription.

The NHS belongs to everybody and the CCG must ensure that its resources are used in the best possible way for all patients.

Patient queries or complaints

Any patient queries or complaints should be directed to the Patient Experience Team on 0800 279 2535 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.