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PLEASE NOTE THE CURRENT RESTRICTIONS WILL CONTINUE FOR ANY PATIENTS ATTENDING THE SURGERY THEY WILL NEED TO WEAR A FACE COVERING OR MASK BEFORE ENTERING THE BUILDING - WE APPRECIATE YOUR CO-OPERATION DURING THIS TIME -  IF YOU ARE AGED OVER 65 - PLEASE RING RECEPTION TO BOOK YOUR FLU APPOINTMENT TODAY!

Any concerns that you may have been exposed to or become infected with the novel coronavirus you should phone NHS 111 and NOT attend the GP surgery, Pharmacy or hospital Emergency Department unless you are seriously ill.

Due to the current restrictions we will no longer be providing routine care.  

For information regarding the COVID Vaccine please see 'Further Information' to the right hand side of this screen

 

Clinics

876194ANTE NATAL
Ante Natal care is offered by both Doctors. The District Midwife attends on Tuesday mornings. Times by appointment.

FAMILY PLANNING
Both Doctors hold the Family Planning Association certificate and offer a range of contraceptive services and advice. 

CERVICAL SCREENING
Cancer of the cervix can be prevented and all female patients between 25 and 65 years of age are advised to have regular tests. These tests are important because they can detect early signs of disease that can be easily treated. Testing is available by appointment, with one of the nurses. A recall system is in place to remind you when your test is due. Results will be advised in writing.

MINOR SURGERY
A range of minor surgical procedures is available, including removal of cysts and warts, and insertion of hormone implants.

chdHEALTH SCREENING
Health screening for men and women is available on request. This includes counselling on cardiac prevention, cholesterol screening and blood pressure checks.

HEALTH VISITOR
The Health Visitor (telephone number 01787 220117) holds baby clinics at the St Peter's Church Hall every 2nd and 4th Tuesday, from 2.00 pm to 4.00 pm. Nappy changing facilities are available.

NEW PATIENTS
All newly registered patients who are taking repeat medication are asked to book an appointment for a health check within three months of registering.

INFLUENZA (FLU) IMMUNISATION
This is usually available in October, by appointment, for patients at risk (particularly those over the age of 65, the infirm and those with heart disease, asthma or diabetes). Home visits are arranged for the housebound.

 
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