District Nursing Team

Appointments with the district/community nurse:  Telephone - (01392) 428906

The team is based at the surgery but provide nursing care for patients in the community. They offer support and advice to both patients and carers. They work closely with other members of the healthcare team, social services and voluntary agencies.

The District Nursing team consists of:

  • Lydia Balsdon - Clinical Nurse Specialist
  • Jackie Williams - Community Nurse
  • Hannah Rich - Community Nurse
  • Leanne Silva - Clinical Support Worker


Health Visitors

Devon Health Visiting and School Nursing Service, Franklyn House, Franklyn Drive, Exeter EX2 9HS     

Tel: 0333 234 1902 (9am to 5pm)

Devon Integrated Childrens Services - Public Health Nursing website



Appointments with the Midwife:   Telephone - Surgery: (01392) 428900   Hospital: (01392) 406686

We have two midwives attached to our practice who are involved in the care of all patients during pregnancy. They will help you plan your care during pregnancy and labour. After your baby is born they will visit regularly at home for the first 10 days.



Appointments with the Physiotherapist:   Telephone - (01392) 822344

You can now contact the physiotherapist directly to make an appointment. Your appointment will be at Franklyn hospital.

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