Ante Natal Clinic
Held on a Friday pm by appointment.
Child Health Clinic and Immunisation Clinic
Held on a Friday morning. Immunisations by appointment with the Practice nurse. Child Health is every other week held on a Thursday by the health visitor team.
Cervical Smears and Well Woman Clinic
This is recommended every three years for all woman aged 25-49 and five yearly for women aged 50-64. Appointment required.
Family Planning and Contraceptive Advice
Contraceptive care is provided by all the doctors and practices nurses during surgery hours by appointments only.
Health Promotion Clinic
By appointment with the Practice Nurse – services available include blood pressure checks, advice on smoking weight reduction and alcohol. For any discussions on health issues (well man/woman clinic).
Reception will take a few details regarding your travel, a message will passed onto the Practice Nurse, then you will be asked to call back for the outcome. You may be asked to make an appointment with the Practice Nurse at least six weeks in advance of your holiday to ensure adequate cover.
Flu and Pneumonia vaccinations
An influenza vaccination is particularly recommended for all patients over 65 years and those with heart, lung or kidney disease, diabetes and residents of nursing and rest homes. Please contact the reception staff in September for details of the vaccination dates and to make an appointment. Everybody over the age of 65 should be immunised to help protect them against pneumococcal infection. Please book an appointment at reception.
Coronary Heart Disease Clinics
Patients at risk of coronary heart disease should have regular checks. You will be called automatically for an annual review which will be held at the surgery.
Patients are called automatically for a diabetic review, which is held here at the surgery.
Patients on the COPD register are sent an appointment for an annual review.
Patients on the Stroke register are sent an appointment for an annual review.
This is run by the Practice nurse by appointment only. All asthma patients are recalled when their annual check is due. Please ask the reception staff for an appointment.
Minor surgical procedures can be arranged at the surgery with a doctor.
The doctors are happy to carry out medical, eg insurance and driving licence by appointment. There will be a charge for these. Please ask at reception.