Glendevon Medical Centre

01626 770955

Riverside Surgery

01626 873331

Patient Information

Here you can find out how to register at our practice and read other important information for patients.

You can find out more by clicking on the links.

Access to medical records

The practice is registered and complies with the Data Protection Act 1998. Any request for access to notes by a patient, patient’s representative or outside body will be dealt with ... [continue] Access to medical records

Complaints and compliments

Your feedback is important to us!! Feedback about the surgery: Please put any feedback, complaints or compliments in writing our Practice Manager, or email to A copy of our ... [continue] Complaints and compliments

How to register

If you live in our practice area and would like to register with us, simply complete the online form below; alternatively you can collect a copy from Reception. You can ... [continue] How to register

Information leaflets

Below are our most commonly used Patient Information Leaflets (PIL): Parents / children:  Children with a temperature Spotting sepsis in children Health Visitors information Infant feeding information (also refer to ... [continue] Information leaflets

Lifestyle advice & support

Devon County Council has launched their new Healthy Lifestyle Service – OneSmallStep, to help Devon’s residents adopt healthy lifestyle choices and reduce their risk of more serious health issues. This ... [continue] Lifestyle advice & support

Named GP

All patients at the Teign Estuary Medical Group have a named, accountable doctor who is responsible for coordinating their care. Your named doctor will be allocated to you by the ... [continue] Named GP

Obesity Information and Guidance

Are you interested in becoming healthier? Would you like to start by losing weight? Would you like some help? Good news!! There are several different options available in the NHS ... [continue] Obesity Information and Guidance

Patient confidentiality

We respect your right to privacy and keep all your health information confidential and secure. It is important that the NHS keeps accurate and up-to-date records about your health and ... [continue] Patient confidentiality

Patient rights and responsibilities

We aim to treat our patients courteously at all times and expect our patients to treat our staff in a similarly respectful way. It is your responsibility to keep your ... [continue] Patient rights and responsibilities

Practice boundary

If you live in our practice area and would like to register with us, simply complete the online form; alternatively you can collect a paper copy from Reception. The practice ... [continue] Practice boundary

Services for Young people

When you are young, your parents are usually involved in your health care. They may make decisions for you, and speak to health workers on your behalf. But as you ... [continue] Services for Young people

Updating your details

If you change name, address or telephone number, please let our receptionists know by calling or writing to us. Alternatively you can complete the online form. If you move outside the ... [continue] Updating your details

Using this website

The medical information on this website, and on any sites linked to from this website, gives general advice only and SHOULD NOT be used as a substitute for the personal ... [continue] Using this website

Violent or abusive behaviour

We take seriously any threatening, abusive or violent behaviour against any of our staff or patients. If a patient is violent or abusive, they will be warned to stop their ... [continue] Violent or abusive behaviour

Volunteering in Health

Volunteering in Health is a local charity offering practical and emotional support to patients.  They can help by Transporting you to medical appointments Shopping Befriending Dog Walking Prescription delivery Advice ... [continue] Volunteering in Health

Veteran Friendly Practice

National engagement on veterans mental and physical health services – Closes 22nd May 2022 NHS England has launched an engagement exercise to seek views on veterans’ mental and physical health ... [continue] Veteran Friendly Practice