Clinics & Services
The surgery runs a variety of clinics/services as listed below:
- Child Health
- Drug Misuse Shared Care clinic
- Flu Vaccination (Oct - Feb)
- Health Check
- Help 2 Quit
- Help to Slim
- Minor Surgery (Carried out by Dr M A Brinkley)
- Shingles Vaccination
- Pneumonia Vaccination
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, New Patient Checks, Removal of Stitches/clips, Spirometry, Health checks, Help 2 Quit , Help to Slim.
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.