Park Campus

The Medical Centre at the Park Campus is run by the Underwood Surgery for students at the University of Gloucestershire

This section of the site provides specific information for university students.

Telephone Numbers


If you need a review of your contraceptive pill, or asthma medication then please make an appointment with one of the nurses.

If you need a review of your implant or coil then book into the Sexual Health and Contraception Clinic to see Dr Kate Philpot or Sister Sue Foster on a Friday morning.

Our Nurse Practitioners can also deal with minor medical problems such as sore throat, colds and urinary infections. If necessary they can ask a doctor to see you.

If you have a complicated new problem, for example depression, or multiple problems then please consider booking a double appointment with a doctor.

If you are consulting a doctor about an existing problem then please try and book routine appointments with the GP who previously dealt with your illness.

Doctors Surgery Times

  • 09:30 – 11:30, Monday to Friday
  • 14:00 – 16:00, Tuesday

Nurse Surgery Times

  • 9:00 – 12:00 Monday, Friday
  • 14:00 – 16:00, Tuesday

Sexual Health and Contraception Clinic

  • 09:00 – 11:00, Friday

This clinic is intended mainly for female sexual health. As mentioned above you can book into any doctor or nurse surgery for contraception advice and provision. Dr Kate Philpot and Sister Sue Foster however run a Sexual Health and Contraception Clinic at the above time by appointment only. They can deal with more complicated sexual health and contraception problems as well as provide amongst various contraception options, subcutaneous implants (Nexplanon) and intrauterine contraceptive devices (coils).

You can also make a telephone appointment at the end of one of these clinics for advice.


If you need to see a doctor and really don’t think there is any way you can get to the Surgery, please telephone 01242 580 644 as early in the day as possible. It helps the doctors to plan home visits if your requests could be made before 10:30.