The midwife has antenatal clinics on Thursday afternoons, please telephone reception for an appointment.
The doctors carry out postnatal care. Please talk to reception for an appointment.
The doctors carry out baby check. You would need an appointment. Your postnatal check can be done at the same time as the baby check.
The practice nurses carry out childhood vaccines. You would need an appointment.
Cervical Smear Tests
We advise women to have regular cervical smears. All women in the practice between 24.5 – 65 years of age who require a smear will receive a letter inviting them for their cervical smear. The practice nurse performs routine smears.
Mammography is offered to all females between the ages of 50 and 65 years by the local breast-screening unit every three years. If you wish to continue after 65 years, please ask your doctor to arrange this.
Child Health Services
Parents whose babies are registered with the practice are notified automatically when immunisations are due. The doctors and health visitors carry out routine development assessments.
Immunisation Clinic Our practice nurses run this clinic and you should be notified when you will be invited to attend.
Smoking Cessation Clinic
Our health care staff can advice, arrange prescription and support you through your process of stopping smoking. Please talk to the reception to arrange an appointment.
Practice Nurses can give advice on vaccinations required for specific countries and the regime required in order to have them in time for travelling to provide adequate cover. If you require this service please be aware that some vaccines require at least four months to become effective.
The NHS does not cover the cost of all travel vaccinations.
The practice has all the necessary facilities for performing minor surgical procedures.
An appointment with a doctor is required for a minor surgical procedure and this is bookable via the Reception.