Clinics & Services
Our attached Midwife offers care and advice throughout pregnancy, during labour and in the post natal period. She can be contacted via the surgery and holds an ante-natal clinic here on Wednesdays.
If you are pregnant there is no need to see a doctor. Please make a booking appointment with the Midwife at the ante-natal clinic when you are between 8 – 10 weeks pregnant.
If in doubt our Receptionists will be able to advise you.
These are given by either the Practice Nurse or Nurse Practitioner by appointment for your convenience.
For the convenience of patients needing blood tests we hold daily phlebotomy clinics, by appointment. These are run by two members of our surgery team who have been fully trained.
If you want help to stop smoking, please make an appointment to see our Health Care Assistant. She can offer a range of help including the six week Phoenix support programme.
Asthma & COPD
Patients with asthma are encouraged to come at least once a year for a check to make sure that their condition is under control. Both Nurses in the practice can carry out a full asthma review.
Our Practice Nurse also monitors patients with more serious lung problems and will measure their lung function on a regular basis.
Our Practice Nurse holds regular clinics to monitor patients with Diabetes. She works together with one of the Doctors to make sure that Diabetes is well controlled to slow the progression of the disease.
We offer a full range of contraceptive services. Both of our nurses are fully trained to give family planning advice. Dr Ola offers Nexplanon implant fitting and removal.
Emergency contraception, e.g. the morning after pill, is also available at the practice.
All Nurses in the Practice are trained to take cervical smears. Women are encouraged to take advantage of this screening service as any problems are easily treated if found early.
All of our Nurses are trained to offer annual Chlamydia screening and counselling.
Our Practice Nurse is fully trained to monitor Warfarin doses and holds a weekly clinic on Tuesday morning by appointment.
If you want to lose weight, both Nurses in the Practice can help you with dietary and lifestyle advice and regular support.