The practice nurses may be seen by appointment. They run clinics for patients with asthma, diabetes, heart disease, chronic lung disease, childhood immunisations, smoking cessation and follow-up clinics for patients on HRT or contraception.
They perform cervical cytology and swabs, ear syringing and wound/ulcer dressings. If you think that your problem could be dealt with by the nurse, please ask the receptionist to make an appointment.
We offer a minor injuries service, please contact reception or call into the surgery if you require this service.
A full range of contraceptive services are available, including coil fittings, oral contraceptive pill and implants. Emergency contraceptive services are also available.
Information packs are available in the waiting room. Please make an appointment to see your Doctor if you wish to discuss further.
The Doctors and Midwives share ante-natal care. Post-natal appointments and 6 week baby checks are made with the doctor. Baby changing and feeding facilities are available in the surgery.
Immunisations are available in the surgery. Information is available from the Health Visitor and Practice Nurse.
We offer vaccinations for travel, occupational need, flu and pneumonia (following Department of Health guidelines).
We carry out a range of minor surgery procedures, after initial consultation with your doctor.
Age Concern Nail Cutting service
From January 2011 we will be offering a non-medical, simple footcare service for older people who have difficulty cutting their own nails. Please contact 01872 266388 for more details or ask at reception