Practice Nurses area available Monday – Friday by appointment.
They can help with:
- Advice: losing weight, giving up smoking, adopting a healthy lifestyle
- Dressings and sutures
- Vaccinations for children, adults and travellers
- Asthma and diabetes
- Contraception and cervical smears
- Ear syringing
- Minor Illness e.g. stings, cuts, cystitis
Patients not seen within three years
If you are aged between 16 and 74 and have not been seen by a healthcare professional for over three years you may request a consultation. We will provide such a consultation and examinations that appear to be appropriate at that time.
Patients aged 75 years and over
If you are aged 75 and over and have not been seen for twelve months you may request a consultation. We will provide such a consultation and examinations that appear to be appropriate at that time
If you require emergency contraception or advice on this please speak to the Receptionist at the Surgery or if the Surgery is closed you may contact your local pharmacy who will be able to advise you.
You are entitled to ask or arrange for a chaperone to be present during intimate examinations. You may either choose to ask a friend or relative to be present or ask the Practice to provide a chaperone. Please ask in advance if you wish the Practice to provide a chaperone. If the Practice is unable to provide a chaperone at the time of your examination, you may be asked to rebook your appointment for a time when a chaperone is available.
We offer a range of non-NHS services for which we charge standard British Medical Association rates. These include medical examinations, reports for Solicitors, medical record extracts for Insurance Companies and HGV, travel immunisations and private consultations and visits.