The Practice Nurse has appointments available for the following:
- CHD / Heart Disease Management
- Ante-natal, Post-natal Clinics
- Child Health Surveillance
The Community Midwife provides care for mothers before and after delivery and care for the baby during the first fortnight of life.
They hold an antenatal clinic every Wednesday at the surgery.
Further information on the Ante-natal & Post-natal care at the practice can be found here.
Community Psychiatric Nurses provide a counselling service for our patients. Patients will need to be referred for this by their Doctor.
Family Planning Advice and treatment is available by appointment with a Nurse Practitioner as well as a Doctor or Practice Nurse.
The District Nursing team are available to see you in your own home if you are housebound. They will help with dressings and removal of sutures, advice and care of the acutely and chronically sick and terminally ill and advice on incontinence and supplying pads and other aids.
Please contact the Locality Team on 0300 123 9011.
The practice is actively engaged in health promotion. In particular, we can arrange primary prevention, e.g. immunisations, smears and screening, for example include blood pressure checks.
Please contact Everyone Health on 0333 005 0095 for advice on:
Social isolation, falls prevention, smoking cessation, weight management and NHS health checks.
The Health Visitors are available to help with health matters relating to the under-5s and their families e.g. feeding difficulties and sleep problems.
They can be contacted on 0300 3033 923.
Community physiotherapy, chiropody and occupational therapy can be arranged locally by the practice.
Our Practice Nurse offers the following services:
Medical Examinations (Non-NHS)
Certain services provided by the Doctors are not covered by the NHS and fees are payable for such items as:
- HGV & PSV licences
- Elderly driver licences
- Pre-employment medicals
- Private certificates
- Holiday vaccinations
- Insurance claims
- Fitness for sports
Please ask the receptionist for such services. Charges are payable at the time of attendance, and the BMA recommended scale of fees is on display at the reception desk. For further information please see Why do GP’s charge?
A current list of fees is displayed in our Waiting Area.
Self-certificates are available from your employer for sickness of up to one week. Any certificate required from the Doctor for periods up to the first week can only be provided as a private certificate for which there is a charge.
In addition to the Essential Services provided by the practice, the practice also provides the following Additional Services: