Family Doctor Association For Patients who want to see a GP they know and who knows them.

Media contacts

For interviews or comment on all family doctor issues, we have expert spokesmen available.

In hours telephone 01706 620 920

Moira Auchterlonie, CEO and Dr Peter Swinyard, National Chairman

Out of hours 07900 273 464


Social Media

The Family Doctor Association has a number of social media accounts so you can follow NHS news as it affects general practice, keep up to date with the latest evidence and research on continuity of care, follow all the Association's activities and receive notifications about latest resources available. 

Twitter accounts

@FamilyDoctorUK    Family Doctor Association

@phoenixdoc           Dr Peter Swinyard, National Chairman

@Simon8Abrams     Dr Simon Abrams, National Secretary

#FDAsmile    #continuityofcare

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