Welcome to Carnon Downs GP Surgery situated midway between Truro, Falmouth and Redruth.
We are a dispensing practice offering care to approximately 5500 patients from a single modern site which is located on the outskirts of the village.
The practice team of doctors, nurses, dispensers and administration staff take pride in providing the highest standard of healthcare. Traditional values are combined with modern advances whilst encouraging patients to be active participants in the care they receive. We offer a full range of medical care plus many other extra services that demonstrate our ethos of innovation for patient benefit.
We hope that you will use our website to make the best use of the services we provide.
UPDATED INFORMATION ON WUHAN NOVEL CORONAVIRUS
For the most up to date information on the Wuhan Novel Coronavirus please go to the following page below or see at the base of this page 'Corona Virus Update COVID-19' for ore up to date information
The advice to the public is to call NHS 111 now if they have been:
• to Wuhan or Hubei Province in China in the last 14 days (even if they do not have symptoms)
• to other parts of China, including Macau and Hong Kong, in the last 14 days and have a cough, high temperature or shortness of breath (even if it's mild)
• to Thailand, Japan, Taiwan, Singapore, Republic of Korea or Malaysia in the last 14 days and have a cough, high temperature or shortness of breath (even if it's mild)
• in close contact with someone with confirmed coronavirus.
Anyone who meets the above criteria is advised not to go to a GP surgery, community pharmacy or hospital. Instead they should call NHS 111, stay indoors and avoid close contact with other people. Information for the public is available at nhs.uk
NEW CLINICAL I.T. SYSTEM - SPRING 2020
In order to improve patient care the surgery is installing a new clinical system called 'SystmOne - TPP'.
Our advised date is Thursday 14 May and we have a dedicated team of personnel working tirelessly to ensure the process runs as smoothly as possible, the new system will bring lots of benefits for both patients and our staff. Please ask for a leaflet at the front desk for more information about what it will mean for patients in the interim period leading up to the 'go live' date.
(Site updated 27/02/2020)