GP Patient Survey Results
Welcome to Abbey Road and Shiphay Manor Surgeries
Drs Patch, Veloso and Ewing welcome you to our website!
We hope that all our patients will find helpful advice about our practices and the services we offer.
Our practice covers the whole of Torquay and extends into Livermead on the outskirts of Paignton. We currently have team of 3 doctors (expanding to 5 in the next two months)and a dedicated team of receptionists, nurses and counsellors to serve the health needs of our registered patients.
Our practice is based over two sites. Our Abbey Road premises close to the centre of Torquay and our Shiphay Manor site which will be located at Chelston Hall, Old Mill Road, Chelston, Torquay, TQ2 6HW. Patients can choose to be seen in the location of their choice regardless of which premises they have registered.
We believe in helping our patients to make healthy choices and support them to best manage their health problems. We recognise the limitations of many drug treatments and promote the importance of self-help and non-drug treatments in managing many chronic complaints. We offer a full range of services for our patients including Baby Clinic, Child Development, Family Planning including long acting contraception, Maternity Care, Minor Operations, Asthma Clinic, High Blood Pressure Clinic, Diabetes Clinic, Well Person Checks and Travel Immunisation.
Improved access to our Doctors is a key priority with over 75% of consultations available on the day.