Papworth Surgery


We provide a wide range of services and clinics for patients at our practice.

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Appointments are available during the hours listed below. To make an appointment to speak to or see a doctor or nurse please telephone us, or come into the Surgery, or ... [continue] Appointments

Travel health

Regretfully Papworth Surgery is no longer able to give travel vaccination advice as it is not a commissioned service. We are able to give some travel vaccinations including hepatitis A, ... [continue] Travel health


ChatHealth is a secure and confidential text messaging service for young people. It allows patients to easily and anonymously get in touch with a healthcare professional for advice and support. ... [continue] ChatHealth


Family Planning Most aspects are dealt with by the doctors and nurses, including barrier methods, pills, IUCD’s, termination counselling and sterilisation counselling. The practice is happy to supply emergency contraception. ... [continue] Clinics

Fit certificates

(Previously known as Sick Certificates) You only need a doctor’s note if you are unable to work and are ill for longer than seven calendar days. Your employer will provide ... [continue] Fit certificates

GP extended access

West Cambridgeshire Federation Evening and weekend appointments – giving you more choice! GP Practices in this area are making it easier for you to make ROUTINE appointments at times which ... [continue] GP extended access

Home Visits

If you are too unwell to attend the surgery and require a home visit please telephone the surgery on 01480 830888 before 11am.

NHS health information

There is plenty of information to help you manage your health on the NHS website. These buttons will take you to different sections of NHS and you can look up ... [continue] NHS health information

Non-NHS services

Due to the increased workload brought about by the covid pandemic, the turnaround for non-NHS administrative work such as private letters and medical reports is at least 2 weeks and ... [continue] Non-NHS services

Online services

There is now the facility for patients to book appointments with a doctor and order repeat prescriptions via this website. This is protected by the highest security and cannot be ... [continue] Online services

Repeat prescriptions

Repeat prescriptions may only be ordered if this has been agreed by your doctor. They can be requested on-line, by post, or by visiting the Surgery. Please order before 1pm ... [continue] Repeat prescriptions

Self care

Did you know that 10 of the most minor ailments seen by GPs can also be treated by you at home? By treating yourself at home you could save a ... [continue] Self care

Test results

Please telephone 01480 830888 and press 4. Leave your name, daytime telephone number and message. A practice nurse will endeavour to call back and speak to you that day. To ... [continue] Test results

Who should I see?

We try to keep our GP appointments for patients with more serious health problems. Before you book an appointment to see a doctor please consider whether an appointment with a ... [continue] Who should I see?


Papworth Surgery would like to invite you to join DoctorLink. DoctorLink is our new online service where you can access advice and appointments on line. Registration is simple and you ... [continue] Doctorlink