Our midwives provide antenatal care.
All doctors provide contraceptive services. These include the pill, coil, contraceptive implant and contraceptive injections. Advice on barrier methods is available, as is emergency contraception ('morning after pill').
These can be carried out by appointment, by our practice nurse or the doctor.
Immunisation clinics and developmental care for children up to 5 years is provided by the Health Visitors.
Child Health Immunisation Clinic
These clinics are held by the health visitors on a Tuesday morning.
The Practice is a pilot site for a new Paediatric Hub. Experienced Paediatric nurses hold clinics each morning treating children up to their third birthday for conditions including:-
Hand foot and mouth, Ear and chest infections, Chicken pox, Conjunctivitis and other minor illness.
Minor surgical procedures are carried out within the Practice. Please discuss this with your doctor.
The practice provides a minor injury walk-in facility where treatment can be given, without an appointment, for injuries such as cuts and bruises, minor burns, sprains, strains and joint dislocations.
Influenza And Pneumonia Vaccinations
These immunisations are given to a certain category of patients by our practice nurses.
Travel Advice And Immunisation Clinic
If you are planning to travel abroad, please fill in a travel form (which is available from reception) to enable the nursing staff and doctors to plan a suitable programme of immunisation and travel advice as appropriate. Please remember this can take time, so early planning is recommended.
Please note - a fee may be payable for some injections.
These clinics are run by Jo Dodds, Kate Ferrison and Mandy Healy who are asthma specialist nurses, in conjunction with the GP’s.
These clinics are run by Marie Mawby and Karen Morgan who are diabetic specialist nurses.
Cardiovascular Disease Clinic
Mandy Healy and Marie Mawby are trained in cardiovascular medicine and run these clinics in conjunction with Dr Ellis.
Smoking cessation advice and support is available through your doctor or nurse.
Non NHS Services
- Pre-employment medicals
- Driving medicals (HGV, PSV)
- Insurance certificates
- Private certificates
- Certain travel immunisations and certificates