Practice Clinics and Services

Our doctors provide general medical services, as well as specialist services such as child health monitoring, maternity and contraceptive services.

Details of your Practice Services can be found below:


Clinics and Services

  • Acupuncture
  • Childhood Immunisations
  • Diabetic Clinic
  • Heart Failure
  • Minor Illness Nurse
  • Physiotherapy
  • Cardiac Clinic
  • Chiropody
  • Drug Problem Service
  • Homeopathy
  • Minor Surgery
  • Speech Therapy
  • Child Health Screening
  • Counselling
  • Family Planning
  • Hypertension Clinic

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Preventative Services

We are able to provide information and advice on a variety of preventative services including:

  • Smoking cessation advice
  • Diet and Exercise.

Our reception staff may be able to help you with advice on these matters or they may advise that you make an appointment with a nurse or a doctor to discuss these.

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Practice Pharmacist

Our Practice Pharmacist works closely with our doctors and our dispensary staff. As well as monitoring acute and repeat prescriptions she holds a weekly Hypertension Clinic and Ischaemic Heart Disease Clinic.

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Physiotherapist

We have two physiotherapists working within the Medical Centre. Appointment times are available from reception. Your doctor may refer you to physiotherapy for the treatment.

If you wish to self refer to the physiotherapy department please speak to one of the reception team.

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Community Ambulance

The community ambulance is funded by donations and manned by voluntary drivers. If you are interested in becoming a driver, or wish to make a financial donation, please contact Mrs Lyn King at the medical centre.

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Flu Vaccinations

Flu vaccinations are no longer carried out in the practice. They are carried out in local vaccination clinics. If you are eligible for an NHS Flu vaccination you will receive an invitation to attend a local clinic for your vaccination.

Influenza (Flu) Health Guide.

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Nursing Services

As well as dealing with general nursing duties such as ear syringing, dressings and minor injuries, our nursing team provide clinic appointments in the following areas:

  • Minor illness for example sore throats, skin problems etc.
  • Diabetes
  • Hypertension
  • Asthma and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)
  • Warfarin monitoring
  • Family Planning
  • Coronary heart disease
  • Lifestyle advice
  • Spirometry
  • Cervical smear screening

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Health Visiting

Health visitors are specialist nurses who have responsibility for child health surveillance and all aspects of health promotion in the community. Our health visitor hours of work are 9am to 5pm, Mondays to Fridays.

Please call them direct on 01224 785402 and leave a message if necessary.

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District Nursing

The district nurses provide specialist nursing care to patients in the community.

Telephone 01224 781255

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Midwifery

The midwives provide specialist nursing in all aspects of ante natal and post natal care. Details of clinics can be obtained from reception.

Telephone 01224 785404