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Albany Surgery

Grace House, Scott Close, Newton Abbot, TQ12 1GJ

Telephone: 01626 334411

If your situation is life threatening please dial 999 for assistance. Please call NHS 111 for urgent issues that cannot wait until the surgery re-opens.

Shingles Vaccination

Shingles is a common condition that causes a painful rash. It can sometimes lead to serious problems like long-lasting pain, hearing loss, or blindness. As you get older your risk of getting shingles will rise, so the shingles vaccine is recommended for:

  • All adults currently aged 70 to 79
  • All adults who turned 65 from 1st September 2023

It’s also recommended for people with a severely weakened immune system who are aged 50 or over.

You will remain eligible for the shingles vaccine up to your 80th birthday, so if you haven’t had the vaccine yet you may still be eligible.

If you’re insure about when you will become eligible, please take a look at the chart below.



Please contact us (call us on 01626 334411, or come to the surgery) to book in for the vaccination.

Opening Times

  • Monday
    08:30am to 01:00pm
    02:00pm to 06:00pm
  • Tuesday
    08:30am to 12:00pm
    02:00pm to 06:00pm
  • Wednesday
    08:30am to 01:00pm
    02:00pm to 08:00pm
    Evening extended access, limited services only
  • Thursday
    08:30am to 01:00pm
    02:00pm to 06:00pm
  • Friday
    08:30am to 01:00pm
    02:00pm to 06:00pm
  • Saturday
    08:00am to 06:00pm
    Extended access, limited services only
  • Sunday
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