Services We Provide
The surgery runs a variety of clinics/services as listed below:
The Practice Nurse Clinics
The Nursing Team can assist you with the following:
Asthma Checks, Cervical Smears, Contraceptive Pill Checks, Depo injections, Ear Syringing, HPV Vaccines, Spirometry. They also lead the Vascular and Diabetic clinics under the supervision of the GPs.
The Nursing Assistants
The Nursing Assistants can assist you with the following:
B12 injections, Blood tests, BP monitoring, Dressings, Ear assessments, ECGs, Flu/Pneumonia/Shingles Injections, Removal of Stitches/clips, Spirometry, Health checks.
Appointments with Nursing Assistants can be booked in advance.
Blood tests can only be done at the surgery in the morning, as the samples are collected by the Laboratory at lunchtime.
However the Blood Test Clinics always give priority to those patients attending our specialist clinics. If this not convenient, you can attend the Princess Royal Hospital. Please ask at reception for details.
Specialists in General Surgery visit the surgery on a regular basis to try and reduce the need for our patients to travel to the hospital.
Patient Guide to Services
It’s Your Practice: A patient guide to GP services
The Royal College of General Practitioners has produced a useful guide for patients about the services on offer at GP Surgeries and how to access them. You can download the guide below.
The guide provides helpful information on all aspects of using GP services: from finding and choosing a practice and how to get the most out of a GP consultation to accessing health records and understanding patients’ rights and responsibilities.