Clinics & Services
Our Nurse Michelle Weston, will see you for your asthma review. We encourage everyone with asthma to attend once a year to make sure they are on the best treatment and using it properly. If you are asthmatic and haven't been to our asthma clinic please make an appointment at reception.
If your Doctor or Nurse has requested blood tests for you, these could be taken by our Healthcare Assistant:
- Tuesday (8.30am-9:50am)
- Thursday (9am-11:10am)
To make an appointment please ask the reception
If you have been diagnosed with CHD you will automatically go onto our database and will be contacted to arrange an annual review appointment in the Heart Clinic. Please ask our receptionist for an appointment if you think you need a full review.
In this clinic patients are given all the relevant tests they need and can discuss what they can do to reduce their risks. A full medication review is done. For people who smoke a referral to our STOP SMOKING CLINIC can be arranged.
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Care of the Elderly
For people who are 65 and over, we would suggest a yearly health check-up. Please ask reception for an appointment.
Please remember, you're also advised to have your yearly Flu Jab and one off Pneumonia Vaccine.
We run a cervix smear clinic every Wednesday evening 6-7pm. But any other appointments wih our nurses are available for cervix smear.
The practice nurse or doctor will take a sample from the cervix (the neck of the womb) by gently rotating a brush over it. This sample is mixed into a preservative fluid and sent to the Hospital cytology Lab for analysis.
You will be invited for a smear test according to national guidelines i.e. every three years from age 25.
Your Doctor, Nurse and Health Visitor will be happy to provide advice on any aspect of child health.
The immunization clinic and the childhood surveillance are both available by appointment.
Find out about Child Health Clinic locations and times
Child Health Surveillance Examinations
We provide a child health surveillance service working alongside the local health visitors and school nurses. Routine examinations are done at 6 weeks.
All childhood immunisations are performed at the surgery (except for TB).
Click here for the NHS immunisation schedule
Heather Russel offers Chiropody services every Monday, from 9am to 5pm
If you believe you may need an appointment with our Chiropodist, you will need to see your Doctor first. Please ask our reception staff for more details.
We provide a range of contraceptive services, including provision of free condoms, contraception and emergency contraception (morning after pill).
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All our diabetics have annual checks by our Diabetic Nurse (Diabetic Clinic on Tuesday from 8:30 am - 12:30 pm) and our chiropodist Heather Russell.
At the clinic we aim to provide:
- Education about diabetes
- Dietary advice
- Advice on home monitoring of your blood sugar
- Examination to check blood pressure etc
- Blood and urine tests
- Review of your blood sugar control and your medication
Homeopathy & Acupuncture
We offer NHS complementary therapy every other Friday afternoon from 4pm to 6pm.
Dr O'Flynn is fully qualified for Acupuncture and Homeotherapy which could be useful in combating all sorts of debilitating conditions including arthritis, rheumatism, migraines, bronchitis and depression.
Dr Savan is skilled and enthusiastic about performing Minor Surgery. By doing the surgery here in the practice we reduce significantly the wait for some of these procedures.
We are able to perform a number of minor operations at the surgery, for example: injecting joints, treatment of warts and some other skin problems by freezing with liquid nitrogen.
Your doctor will make an initial assessment in a normal surgery appointment. You will normally need to return on another occasion for the treatment, to allow for time and preparation.
Psychology & Counselling
All referrals for either psychology or counselling are made via self referral on telephone number: 02032286747 and/or Leaflet can be collected from reception.
Nobody says giving up smoking is easy, but it's not impossible!
At your first visit you will be given the opportunity for follow-up visits to monitor your progress and give you continued encouragement. To make an appointment, just speak to our reception staff.
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