Clinics & Services
Our specialist clinics are mostly run by our own nurses who have specific and ongoing training in that particular area.
GP consultations are provided in normal surgery time. Care is shared with our attached midwives and with the ante-natal unit at the local hospital.
Run on weekly basis, this clinic is attended by our attached midwives.
Asthma appointments can be made with the trained Asthma Nurse. They offer regular and thorough assessment of the condition and medication.
COPD clinics are open to those on the relevant disease register. They offer regular and thorough assessment of the condition and medication, including spirometry where necessary.
These should be booked with a trained nurse in preference to using doctor's appointments.
Child Development & Immunisation
These are multidisciplinary involving doctors and nurses. Health Visitors are off site and can be contacted on 01245 396 855.
Appointments can be made with our Family Planning Nurses, who can advise on all available methods. The GPs provide a service for the fitting and removal of both intrauterine devices and contraceptive implants.
Annual physical assessments are done by our health care assistants(HCA). Patients are invited to book appointments in the month of their birth. This is just a physical check as our HCAs are not trained to give medical advice regarding diabetes. Your care is overseen by the GP in cooperation with the hospital clinics where applicable.
Helen Wallis runs this clinic to monitor patients on our hypertension register.
Are you an adult with cystitis symptoms? If yes, please complete this questionnaire and hand it in with a urine sample (in a labelled, small and closed container) at reception. Please do NOT hand the sample to reception staff but place in the designated receptacle. A nurse will then contact you later that day.
You can seek guidance and support to five up smoking from the 'No Smoking Advisors Team'. You can contact the team on 0800 085 2113 (free phone). Alternatively you can get advice from visiting this website www.smokefree.nhs.uk
The Surgery offers a full travel vaccination service. Please see the travel information tab for more information.
Prescriptions for Malaria and any other drugs that you only need because you are travelling eg antibiotics will be written on a private prescription for which there will be a charge of £15.