Wednesday mornings by appointment with the Doctor, thereafter Monday afternoons by appointment with the midwife.
By appointment only.
All children under five years of age are encouraged to have the recommended immunisations. Appointments for clinics, held weekly at each surgery, are sent out routinely. Please let us know if your child's appointment is inconvenient.
Further information can be found on our immunisations page.
The Nurse manages chronic diseases such as asthma, diabetes, hypertension, transient ischaemic attack (TIA), Stroke and cardiovascular disease (CVD). She will refer to the doctor as appropriate.
All patients who have a history of Coronary Heart Disease, Angina and Heart Failure will be invited to attend an annual assessment with one of our Practice Nurses.
In addition to recording vital medical statistics, comprehensive advice will be given on lifestyle and support offered to patients enabling them to live an ordinary life as possible.
If you are between the ages of 15 to 25 years you can have a Chlamydia test. This is done on a urine sample. The results are confidential and can be sent to your mobile phone. Ask the doctors, advanced nurse practitioners or nurses for the test.
For more information see Chlamydia on the NHS website.
We have a visiting Diabetes Nurse who sees our patients regularly as well as appointments with our Practice Nurse.
These will be performed by appointment with the Doctor.
Both doctors and nurses offer contraceptive services. Guidance on the best method of contraception for you is given and these include the pill, contraceptive injections, caps and coils, or implants.
Emergency contraception is also part of the service.
Patient confidentiality is respected at all times.
Excluding Intrauterine device (IUD) services, by appointment with the Doctor.
Excluding intrapartum care, appointment with the Doctor initially, followed by shared care with the midwife.
If you are 75 years or over, we offer you an annual consultation with the nurse. This can be done at the surgery, but if you are housebound, please tell the receptionist and we will arrange a review in your own home. Please bring a urine specimen with you.
Our Practice Nursing team provide the following services by appointment:
- Cervical screening
- Coronary Heart Disease Clinic
- Wound care and dressings
- Removal of sutures
- Routine vaccinations
- Travel Advice and Vaccinations
- Asthma Management Clinic
- Diet advice
- Diabetes Management
- Hypertension management
- Smoking Cessation Advice
- Stroke Clinic
- Well person checks
- Influenza Immunization for patients aged 65 years and over and those in a clincial at risk group
Please make an appointment to see the Practice Nurse. If you are a new patient to the Practice, please arrange to have a check-up as soon as possible, as your medical records may be delayed in arriving from your previous Doctor.
The practice nurse offers smoking cessation advice and support. Please ask for an appointment.
Local pharmacies also provide a Stop Smoking service.
If you have not been seen for 3 years by a health professional, you may request a consultation. Enquire at reception.
Our Practice Nurses are available for travel advice and immunisations. An appointment should be made at least 6 weeks prior to travel.
By appointment with Practice Nurse. Further information can be found on our immunisations page.
We offer weight management by referral to slimming clubs, health trainers and waistlines.