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Welcome to Captain French Surgery

At Captain French Surgery in Kendal the doctors and nurses take pride in offering the highest standard of patient-centred healthcare.  We offer chronic disease care clinics and a wide variety of other medical services including antenatal and postnatal care, minor surgery, childhood vaccinations, travel vaccinations and well-person check-ups.  


We would like to welcome Dr Kate Done who will be starting at Captain French Surgery on 10th April.

Unfortunately Dr Pru Knight has now left the practice.


Patient Survey Report is now available for viewing, please click on the Survey Report tab on the right hand side.


Appointment Information:

Our appointment number 740884 has now ceased, please ring 720241 for all appointments and queries.


To email us, please use the Comment and Suggestion form on the contacts page.



Cumbria Health on Call (CHoC) provides out of hours care, please telephone 03000 247 247

Hearing impaired Typetalk: 18001 03000 247 247

Alternatively for medical advice contact NHSDirect on 0845 46 47 or at

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We are closed on the following afternoons for staff training from1.00pm to 8.00am the following morning.


Wednesday 30th April

Tuesday 20th May

Thursday 19th June

Tuesday 15th July

Tuesday 16th September

Wednesday 15th October

Tuesday 11th November


Tuesday 15th January

Tuesday 10th February

Thursday 19th March

All prescriptions are available for collection from 1.00pm-5.00pm from Rowlands Pharmacy.


Out of Hours

Cumbria Health on Call 03000 247 247

Hearing Impaired patients, please ring typetalk 18001 03000 247 247

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