Appointments

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General Practice is not closed. We are very much open and have always been.

Due to the coronavirus outbreak, how you contact us will be different at the moment.

Appointments are being delivered online, over the telephone and face-to-face when appropriate.

Please consider self-care options first, such as NHS.uk or speaking to your pharmacist. You can also call NHS 111.

If you need to see your GP, please complete an e-consult. This can be used for both medical problems and administrative queries. If you are unable to complete an e-consult or your medical problem is very urgent then please contact us via reception - our opening ours are 8am to 630pm.

The doctors will assess your condition and make a clinical decision based on the medial problem.

If you have a strong preference for a face to face appointment, please let the clinician know. We will offer you an appointment that will ensure the waiting rooms are not over crowded to ensure we keep you, other patients and our staff as safe as possible.

If you are asked to come into the surgery for a face-to-face appointment, please remember to wear a face covering. Measures are in place to keep you safe from infection during your visit to the surgery.
 
If you are waiting for a check-up, please be assured we will be in touch.

SERVICES AND CLINICS

THE PRACTICE IS NO LONGER PROVIDING EAR SYRINGING SERVICE


The following services  have been suspended because of the risk of transmission of COVID

Spirometry

You may experience delays in the following services :

Travel Vaccinations
Insurance Medicals
Non-urgent paperwork
Contraception implants and Coil changes (we are able to provide routine pill checks and alternative contraception via telephone appointments with the nurse)
Ring Pessary changes


There have never been any changes to the following services:

Suspected cancer and serious medical problems reviews and referrals


Suspected cancer blood tests


Childhood immunisation
After childbirth services: mother & baby checks - these will now   be  8 weeks after delivery and first baby immunisations will be   undertaken at the same time.                                                               

Smears for those on annual recall or ordered by the hospital.     

INR Star (Warfarin testing)                                                         

Dressings                                                                               

Removal of stitches/staples/clips                                               

ECGs                                                                                     

Prostap/Zoladex injections                                                           

Drug monitoring bloods

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