Practice Team

Practice Management

Ms Gillian Brindle (f)
Gillian Brindle is the Business Manager for Cerne Abbas Surgery.

Mr Ryan Burden (m)
Ryan Burden is the Assistant Practice Manager at Cerne Abbas Surgery.


We have five part time receptionists who are fully trained and are there to help you make appointment and deal with your enquiries. We also have a practice secretary and four admin support staff.

Important Updates

Please wear a face covering (e.g. scarf, homemade mask) when visiting the surgery for all appointments, medication collection, and sample returns you make. Please see our News Post for further information about Coronavirus.


Please DO NOT phone or email to ask about the COVID Vaccine. We will update this website and our Facebook page with details as we proceed with our vaccination programme. We will contact patients on an individual basis with an invitation when we have details of the clinics confirmed. For more information, please see our Frequently Asked Questions.