The practice nurses are available, by appointment for advice on:
- Asthma management
- Health promotion
- Heart Disease management
- Coronary heart disease follow – up
- Diabetes management
- Diabetes follow-up
- NHS Health check
- Contraception advice – a wide range of contraception is available including the oral contraceptive pill, coil fitting, contraceptive implants and injection including emergency contraception.
- Weight management
- Cervical cytology screening
Smoking Cessation Clinic
Individual appointments are available at the surgery and treated with utmost confidence. Discussion includes information about all the products available on NHS prescription. A free copy of a book to help you deal with the psychological addiction or habit is available. The specialist advisors are very positive and helpful and can give you plenty of time. Self Referral can be arranged by telephoning 01524 845 145 or calling into the surgery to arrange an appointment. Clinics are held each Wednesday.
Travel Vaccination Clinics
Travel immunisations are arranged by making an appointment with the practice nurse. We strongly advise you to check with the surgery which vaccinations you require at least two months before travelling. More information can be found on the above tab.
Child Health Surveillance
Dr Hibbs undertakes a child health surveillance check at 8 weeks. All families are offered the health visiting universal service for children aged 0 to 5 years. Details on Childhood Immunisations can be obtained from the Practice Nurses at the surgery.