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    Welcome to the Guildhall & Barrow Surgery - an NHS Doctors Surgery in Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk

  • Registration

  • Online Prescription Access

  • The NHS Health Check is for adults in England between the ages of 40 and 74 and consists of straightforward questions and medical tests (including a full cholesterol check). A health check may be booked at either surgery via the numbers above.


The Guildhall & Barrow Surgery is an established NHS General Practice providing high quality primary medical care services for Bury St Edmunds & the surrounding area. The Doctors operate a personal list system delivering family medicine with a strong emphasis on continuity of care.

About Us

We are a NHS General Practice situated in the centre of the historic cathedral town of Bury St. Edmunds, with a branch surgery in the village of Barrow, 7 miles to the west, in the heart of rural West Suffolk.

Why Join?

– Personal lists
– Online prescription management
– Town centre surgery with good public transport links and easy parking
– Village surgery with free parking
– Travel Clinic, Minor injury Service, Family Planning, etc

Email Registration

If you live within the practice area and are entitled to NHS care you may register as a patient by attending either surgery in person or online*

News Stories

New GP

We are pleased to announce the addition of Dr John Scott to our salaried GP team. Dr Scott has worked for The Guildhall & Barrow Surgery as a locum GP in the past and we are happy to confirm he has joined us permanently, offering clinics across both surgery sites.

The Guildhall & Barrow Surgery 2016/17 Patient Participation Group Survey

PPG survey results may be found here

Use of Clinical Pharmacists in General Practice

It is widely acknowledged that General Practice is under increasing pressure from an aging population, medical developments and plans to move services from the hospital. As part of the response to this, we seek to enhance the role of pharmacists in clinical practice

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