Clinics


Antenatal Clinic

Patients are seen by the GPs in surgery by appointment. Full antenatal and postnatal care is provided by the practice doctors and community midwives.

Baby Clinic

Dr Cassie Jamison and Nurse Ruth Copes operate a baby clinic on every Tuesday afternoon from 2.00 – 4.00pm for immunisations and development checks. No appointment is necessary. (Sick babies should not attend the baby clinic).

Asthma Clinic

This is run by the practice nurse in conjunction with the doctors, by appointment only.

Diabetic Clinic

This is run by the practice nurse in conjunction with the doctors, by appointment only.

Family Planning

Contraceptive care is available from the practice. Patients requesting emergency contraception will be offered an appointment to obtain medication within the appropriate time constraints.

A Family Planning Clinic is situation on the Ground Floor of the Arches Centre, phone 02890042304.  Clinic times:-  Monday 1:45pm – 4:00pm, Tuesday 2:00pm – 4:00pm and Friday 9:00am – 11:30am.  No appointment necessary.

Well Woman Clinic

Apointments for cervical smears can be made by phoning 02890563450.  For postnatal checks and discussion of women’s health issues. Please make an appointment.

Minor Surgery

Certain procedures are carried out by Dr Kyle, such as injections and removal of skin tags. Minor surgery appointments can be booked with the receptionists.

Non-NHS Examinations

The doctors are happy to carry out medicals, eg insurance and driving licence, by appointment. Please telephone the surgery for an appointment. Please ask at reception for the charges for these services.

Counselling

Gillian Hughes is our Cognitive Behaviour Therapy Counsellor and is available for counselling following referral from one of the GPs.

Patients Over 75 Years

If you are aged 75 years or over, you should be seen annually either by your doctor, the practice or district nurse. This can be arranged at the surgery or, if that is not possible, a home visit can be arranged.

Flu Vaccination

An influenza vaccination is particularly recommended for: patients with heart, lung or kidney disease; diabetics; residents of nursing and rest homes; carers and pregnant women.

Please contact the reception staff in October for details of the vaccination dates to make an appointment. If you are unable to attend the surgery, a home visit will be arranged to undertake this facility.

Contact Details

Main lines: 028 9056 3362
Repeat Medication (24hrs): 028 9056 3426
Fax: 028 9056 3253