Due the the current COVID-19 pandemic we are asking patients NOT to attend the surgery to book appointments.

  • In the first instance we would ask that you use e-Consult. Please click here to access this facility;

  • Book Online using one of the Online Service Providers;

  • Alternatively, please contact the surgery to book a telephone triage appointment

        Market Deeping Surgery – 01778 579000

        Glinton Surgery – 01733 252246

Please note that all calls to the practice are recorded to ensure safety and quality & may be used for training purposes.

Appointment Reason

When making your appointment you may find that the receptionist will ask you for a brief reason for your appointment.

This is so that your appointment is booked appropriately.

Some conditions or problems need longer than others and some conditions or problems are dealt with by specific clinicians.

This is particularly important when making an appointment to see the practice nurse,  phlebotomist and nurse practitioner.

You can give personal as your appointment reason but please bear in mind that we ask for a reason to help you get the best care from your clinician.

All staff are bound by the confidentiality act, including receptionists.


If you cannot attend an appointment for any reason please inform us as soon as possible in order for us to give the slot to someone else. Every month there are approximately 150 appointments which are not kept. This equates to a whole week of GP time which is lost every month.