This is a check to detect changes of the neck of the womb which, if left untreated, may develop into cancer in future years. All doctors and practice nurses perform smears and strongly advise that all women between the age of 25 and 64 years attend regularly.
The practice implements a recall system in line with national guidelines.
We offer advice about family planning.
All the doctors have had postgraduate training in obstetrics. Antenatal care is provided during the normal surgeries or at designated clinics.
Parents will be notified of their children’s appointments. Immunisations are given at the surgery.
It is recommended that everyone has a tetanus booster every 10 years. Other immunisations, eg influenza and vaccination prior to foreign travel are also performed. Your doctor or practice nurse can advise you.
Child Health Surveillance
We offer child development checks at the intervals agreed in local guidelines. Parents will be notified of their children's appointments.
Diabetic, Hypertension, Asthma and Menopause
We have clinics for people with the above complaints run by the doctors, dietitian and practice nurses.
Services Outside The NHS
Medical examinations can be arranged for travel and insurance purposes as well as HGV and PSV licences. Ask at reception. A fee as recommended by the BMA may be payable for these examinations.