Clinics & Services
You should receive invitations for immunisations automatically at the appropriate times. If, however, you do not receive one, please contact the clinic.
A clinic is held every Monday afternoon between 14:00 – 15:45 and Thursday morning 10.30-11.30. You will be sent an appointment when immunisations are due.
Our community midwives work closely with the local District General Hospital and provide antenatal care for pregnant women. Full support, advice and the usual midwifery services in the patients' homes are provided. Please see tab Maternity (midwife) referrals.
A regular vaccinations against the 'flu virus is held usually in late autumn. We recommend the elderly and people with chronic lung disease and chronic heart disease have the vaccination. Please book your vaccination at the reception desk around late September.
The doctors, with support of the practice nurses provide a comprehensive range of family planning services including coils, implants and yearly pill checks. For contraceptive advice please book an appointment to see your doctor or the practice nurse.
The clinic sees all diabetics anually for assessment, advice and appropriate treatment and is run weekly by the practice nurse and your doctor.
A special "skin clinic" is run three days a week by Dr David Price and Dr Thomas who both have a special interest in Dermatology. A referral is required from your own GP to be seen in the Dermatology Clinic.
As well as treatment from their own doctor, patients with hypertension are monitored and advised by the practice nurse. You can also check your blood pressure without making an appointment. There is a patient friendly machine in our waiting room. You will be asked to hand your result to the receptionist, who will arrange for it to be reviewed by the nurse. If there are any problems or concerns, the nurse will contact you.
If you are concerned about your weight and would like to lose some, make an appointment with the practice nurse who offers support.
The nurses run clinics for warfarin monitoring on a Monday, Wednesday and Thursday.
Sam Guillemard is a chiropractor who runs a clinic at the surgery. This is a private service rather than NHS and costs are paid by the patient. To make an appointment call Sam on 07980089377