SCREENING AND HEALTH CHECK SERVICES
A range of screening and health check services are available at the surgery. These include:
- Diabetic clinic
- Diet/Exercise Advice
- Family Planning
- Alcohol Counselling
- Heart Disease
- Health Promotion
- Antenatal Clinic
- Blood Pressure Checks
- Weight Management
- Asthma Checks
- Smoking Cessation
- Blood Test Monitoring
- Cervical Smears
- Well Woman/ Well Man
The Practice is equipped to carry out minor surgery procedures. In this way, lengthy waiting for some low priority hospital treatments can be avoided.
Baby and pre-school immunisation clinics are held every Wednesday from 10am (by appointment). Adult immunisation is also available by appointment with our Practice Nurse. Influenza immunisations are offered from October each year.
CHILD HEALTH SURVEILLANCE
The Doctors are qualified to carry our regular checks on the development of babies and children. You may register your child for this service.
TRAVEL VACCINATION CLINIC
We run travel clinics in which our Practice Nurse will give information and vaccination where appropriate.
Social Workers will consider requests for home helps, meals on wheels and residential care. They can help with social and financial problems.
Please contact 912 1212 for advice
NON NHS SERVICES
We also provide services not covered by the NHS. These include medical examinations for pilots, elderly drivers, taxi drivers, HGV, medical insurance companies, occupational health checks and various private forms and letters. There will be a charge for these services, so please check with the receptionist beforehand.