Clinics and Services
As from January 2021, our annual Diabetic reviews will be changing
- Annual reviews will take place during THE MONTH OF YOUR BIRTHDAY
- You will be invited to attend a 15minute appointment, where all the physical checks will be undertaken eg blood tests, blood pressure, weight and feet checks etc
- A follow telephone appointment with be booked with one of the Diabetic team to discuss the results- Some patients may need to have a Face-to Face review instead.
Of course if you have any urgent diabetic queries or concerns, please contact the surgery
Family Planning and Cervical Smear Tests
If you require a smear test, make an appointment with our practice nurses who will accommodate requests for a convenient time. Ideally, the smear should be taken 14 days after the first day of your period.
Pill checks are currently booked as telephone consultations , Coils and contraceptive implants can be fitted following a telephone consultation with a clinician.
Baby and childrens immunisation clinics are run every week by appointment, you will be contacted when your childs immunisations are due. If you have any queries please contact reception who can send a message to the Nurses.
We are no longer able to provide this service at the Health Centre please click here Blocked Ears self care for information about self help and alternative local clinics
The Practice is supported by a team of District Nurses who care for patients in their homes. The surgery can facilitate care that is required in the home by a district nurse.
The Practice is fortunate to have Boots the Chemist on its main premises and Cohens pharmacists at the Wingfield road site. However you can choose to use any chemist in town. Please let us know and we can update your preference.
The Pharmacist is a valuable resource. They are on hand to help with any queries regarding medication or minor ailments. Please try to make them your first port of call.
In addition to the above we are also able to arrange for you to see physiotherapists, chiropodists, midwives, dieticians etc
Non NHS Services
The Practice is pleased to offer a full range of medical services not covered by the NHS such as HGV Medicals, pre employment checks. See the Non-NHS Services page for more information, or ask at the surgery's reception.
NHS Health Checks
For more information on this service please visit https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/nhs-health-check