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Minden Family Practices









Friends and Family Test

Please fill in one of our Friends and Family feedback cards available at reception.

Patient Survey

The latest patient survey report is now available.  Please see link on the right-hand side. 

Extended Working Hours

Ask your receptionist about booking an appointment to see a GP on a Saturday, Sunday or a week-day evening in the Moorgate Primary Care Centre. 

Minden On-Line Services

You can now book routine appointments on-line.

We are also introducing a new system for ordering your repeat prescriptions (the current system will close on Tuesday 30 June 2015).

and coming soon...

View your medication history and allergies.

Mobile app to manage appointments and order prescriptons on the go.

To register for Vision On-line Services please fill in the on-line form here in order to receive an electronic letter to your registered email address (please ensure that you check your in-box and junk mail box regularly for the letter).  Once you have received your letter simply follow the 'How to Complete your Registration guide'.  Remember there is no need to register more than once.  Registering on-line will include access to on-line appointments.

If you have already registered for this new on-line service please click on the link below:

Book or cancel appointments or request your repeat prescription on-line

Named Accountable GP for All Patients

All Patients on our list have a named accountable GP.  The named accountable GP will take lead responsibility for the coordination of all services required under our GP contract and ensure they are delivered to each of our patients were required (based on the clinical judgement of the named GP).

Where a patient expresses a preference as to which GP they have been assigned we will make every reasonable effort to accomodate this request.

If you wish to confirm who your accountable GP is, please contact us at the surgery


Minden Family practices

docandchildMinden Family practices is a group of 3 practices operating from new purpose-built premises at Moorgate Primary Care Centre in the centre of Bury.

The Group as a whole serves some 19,000 patients and provides a wide range of services for them. The 3 constituent practices are:

Yacht practice  Tel 0161 447 8281

Dr S R de Vial,  Dr C Shekar,  Dr A Gibson,

Dr M A Chapman,  Dr K Raza,  Dr G Grant.

Waves practice Tel 0161 447 8282 

 Dr P R Norman,  Dr D Sutcliffe, Dr B Patel.

Anchor practice Tel 0161 447 8283

Dr R Saxena,  Dr P Saxena,  Dr L Bowden.


Limited parking and disabled parking is available on-site (a charge is payable).  The car park at Moorgate Primary Care Centre is run by the local authority. There are also numerous parking spaces in the large multi-storey car park on the opposite side of the road just 100 yards from Moorgate PCC.  We are fully accessible to wheelchair users. 



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