Clinics & Services
Our ante natal clinics are held by our community midwife who will be available for discussions, information and health checks. Please let us know when you become pregnant as soon as you can to ensure you obtain the full medical care which we will be happy to provide for you, including your referral to hospital, your delivery and post natal care.
Contraceptive advice is available from either the doctor or the practice nurse including the provision of condoms. Emergency contraception is available on request from the doctor for women up to 72 hours after unprotected intercourse.
Practice Nurse – By Appointment Only
Services provided by the Practice Nurse:
- Blood Pressure
- Blood Tests
- Breast Awareness
- Care of the Elderly
- Chronic Chest Diseases
- Coronary Heart Disease
- Ear Syringing
- General Health Care
- Smoking Cessation
- Travel Immunisations
- Weight Problems
- Well Man Advice
- Well Woman Advice
- Baby vaccinations
- NHS health checks
Community Services – Mon – Fri by appointment only
District Nurses, Midwives and Health Visitors are available at the relevant clinics held in the Practice and visit patients in the Practice area to offer treatment, care and advice on various aspects of family health. Health visitors clinics are held locally and contact details can be obtained from the practice.
Contact Telephone Numbers:
- District Nursing Service – 01226 644575
- Health Visitors – 0800 612 6221
- Midwives office – 01226 435369
Health Care for the House Bound
The Practice provides a service to those who are unable to attend the surgery in conjunction with the District Nursing Service and Health Visitors. Regular health checks will be made by these teams liaising with the GP.