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Welcome to the Devonshire Practice

The Devonshire PracticeThe Doctors and staff at the Devonshire Practice in Southsea are proud to offer the highest standard of patient-centred healthcare.

We run many clinics for the management of chronic diseases such as asthma and diabetes and offer a wide variety of other medical services including antenatal,contraception and postnatal care, minor surgery, childhood vaccinations and well-person check-ups.

In addition to everything you need to know about the practice you will also find a wealth of health-related information in the menu on the right hand side. Please have a look around and do send us some feedback if you wish.



Please note that we have now introduced Call Recording on all telephone calls for monitoring and training purposes from the 18th December 2017.



   We are now back up and running with our on line services!

   If you wish to join up to our on line services please speak with our reception staff who will be happy to help and advise you.

 All of our patients will be allocated a named GP who will be responsible for your overall care at the Practice.
Please contact the Practice if you wish to know who this is.
Should you have a preference as to which GP this is then the Practice will make all reasonable efforts to accomodate this request. 





Practice Privacy Notice


Your Data, Privacy and the Law. How we use your medical records


  • This practice handles medical records according to the laws on data protection and confidentiality.
  • We share medical records with health professionals who are involved in providing you with care and treatment. This is on a need to know basis and event by event.
  • Some of your data is automatically copied to the Shared Care Summary Record
  • We do share some of your data with local out of hours / urgent or emergency care service
  • Data about you is used to manage national screening campaigns such as Flu, Cervical cytology and Diabetes prevention.
  • Data about you, usually de-identified, is used to manage the NHS and make payments.
  • We share information when the law requires us to do, for instance when we are inspected or reporting certain illnesses or safeguarding vulnerable people.
  • Your data is used to check the quality of care provided by the NHS.
  • We may also share medical records for medical research 

For more information read the Privacy Notice pages in the folder within the waiting area / visit the practice web site / ask at reception / e-mail in.


Dr Caiger's Retirement

It is with regret they we have to announce that Dr Caiger will retire on Thursday 21st June.

We wish her a long healthy and happy retirement!


 We are pleased to announce the arrival of Dr Anna Gelsthorpe who will work for us as a Salaried Practitioner

Dr Gelsthorpe will be working 4 sessions a week for the Practice


Dr Cordelia Evelyn- Edwards joined the Practice on 4th September as a salaried Practitioner

Dr Evelyn-Edwards will be working 6 sessions a week for the Practice

(Site updated 04/09/2018)
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