Cricketfield Surgery

Cricketfield Road, Newton Abbot, TQ12 2AS

Current time is 17:54 - Sorry, we're closed

Reminder – when visiting the main surgery premises: 

  • Make sure you do not have any symptoms of COVID
  • If a member of your household has symptoms or has tested positive for COVID that you have taken a lateral flow test and got a negative result before attending the surgery
  • You are wearing a face mask, unless you are exempt
  • You maintain social distancing – 1metre away from other patients at all times
  • You consider how many patients are in the reception area before entering – there should be no more than 3 people at one time


Welcome to Cricketfield Surgery

Cricketfield Surgery is an established primary healthcare provider delivering NHS services. It is a Partnership organisation that is contracted to provide these NHS services and a variety of enhanced additional services. The Partnership comprises of  Dr E. Palmer, Dr A. Venning and Nurse Manager Joyce Pickering.

We also provide non-NHS work which includes letters and medical reports for employers, benefit organisations, solicitors and insurance companies.

Our Mission Statement

Cricketfield Surgery aims to achieve a friendly, caring and community focused primary healthcare service that enriches the wellbeing of its patients and staff.

The Practice is dedicated to continuous improvement and enabling a positive environment in which learning, innovation and aspirations can thrive.


When surgery is closed the NHS 111 service can help with any urgent medical needs or medical advice. They can be contacted by dialing 111. In a life threatening emergency situation contact the emergency services by dialing 999.

For emergencies during surgery hours please ring 999.

Latest News

Prescription Requests

Posted on April 5th, 2022

Easter Weekend is approaching so please ensure you get your repeat prescription requests in with plenty of time for them […]

Cricketfield Road Car Park – Temporarily Closed

Posted on March 27th, 2022

Travellers have occupied Cricketfield Road Car Park, right next to Cricketfield Surgery. The council have decided to temporarily close the […]

Surgery Closed – Wednesday 9th March from 1pm

Posted on March 8th, 2022

Please note the surgery will be closed from 1pm on Wednesday 9th March 2022. Anything urgent that you feel cannot […]

Patient Update March 2022

Posted on March 4th, 2022

You can read our latest patient newsletter here   

COVID-19 Update – February 2022

Posted on February 24th, 2022

Earlier this week the Prime Minister outlined the plan for Living with COVID-19. As a healthcare setting we have had […]