The practice runs the following Medical Clinics:
- CVD / Heart Disease Management
- CVA / TIA
- Smoking Cessation
- Well Man / Woman
- Cervical Screening
- Ante-natal, Post-natal Clinics
- Weight Management
- Phlebotomy clinics
- Oral / Emergency contraception
- Epilepsy Review clinics
This is for patients who are due an annual asthma review. You can use our online form to submit your review to us, or alternatively drop into the surgery and we can provide you with a paper form to complete.
If your symptoms are deteriorating or you have any concerns, please make an appointment to the respiratory nurse as well.
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.
Family Planning Advice and treatment is available by appointment with a Doctor or the Practice Nurse.
If you are between the ages of 15- 25 you can have a free 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 about Chlamydia and the national screening programme visit www.nhs.uk.
The practice is actively engage in health promotion. In particular we can arrange primary prevention e.g., advice on smoking, diet, exercise and immunisations; screening, e.g., blood pressure checks, cholesterol estimations, cervical smears etc.
Our Phlebotomists are fully qualified to carry out blood tests.
Our Practice Nurses are fully qualified to carry out immunisations for adults and children, blood tests, dressings and removal of sutures, ear syringing, smear tests, family planning advice, blood pressure, urine checks, health promotion including advice on diet and smoking.
Our advanced practice registered nurse is educated and trained to provide health promotion and maintenance through diagnosis and treatment of acute illness and chronic conditions. She is a prescriber.
Certain services are not provided by the General Practitioners as part of our NHS Contract. These include medical certificates for periods of illness of less than 7 days, passport forms and insurance claim forms.
Please enquire at Reception for current fees.
The practice nurse offers smoking cessation advice and support.
Please ask for an appointment or to help us update your patient records with your smoking status, please take a couple of minutes to fill in our smoking questionnaire.
Local pharmacies also provide a Stop Smoking service.