Welcome to Battersea Fields Practice
Dr Finch, Dr Grannell, Dr Chappell, Dr Ellingham and Dr Rickford welcome you to Battersea Fields Practice. Established over 25 years ago, the practice has grown into a busy inner-city NHS GP practice serving over 10,000 patients in the local area. Our main surgery is based in Austin Road, and we have a branch surgery in Thessaly Road. We are a teaching practice, helping to train qualified doctors to become GPs; we are also involved in training medical students.
Our aim is provide excellent health care, working within the resources provided by the Department of Health and NHS England. We aim to work with our patients to assess, plan and deliver care at all levels, and welcome patient involvement on and indivual (personal health care) level and when planning the way the practice delivers care to the whole practice population.
Our most recent patient survey found that:
Read our Practice Annual Report 2013/14
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The group meets 4 times a year and facilitates 2 way communication between patients and the management team.
We have a non-discriminatory policy that welcomes all members, regardless of background. Read More...
Battersea Fields Practice Patient Survey 2013/14 Q3
71% of our patients rate obtaining their repeat prescription as Good, Very Good or Excellent!
78% of our patients rate their satisfaction with the amount of information provided about obtaining their test results as Good, Very Good or Excellent!
81% of our patients rate the helpfulness of our reception staff as Good, Very Good or Excellent!
92% of our patients rate that 'our Doctors treated them with respect' as Good, Very Good or Excellent!
90% of our patients rate that 'our Nurses treated them with respect' as Good, Very Good or Excellent!
81% of our patients would recommend the practice to someone new to the area.
Due to a significant loss of our NHS funding, we are no longer able to provide the same level of service at Thessaly Road. Thessaly Road branch site is now only open on Monday mornings. Extra appointments will be made available at our main site at Austin Road. We apologise for the inconvenience that this may cause to local patients.