Clinics and Services
Clinics and Services on offer at the practice include:
Maternity Clinics – These are held on a Tuesday with the midwives.
Family Planning – Advice can be given by any of the doctors during normal surgery or with the practice nurse.
Child Health Surveillance – This is carried out, by appointment, by Dr Williams, Dr Moffitt, Dr Singh and the health visitor. The health visitor holds a Child Health Promotion Clinic every Wednesday at Bedford Road Health Centre 09:30 – 11:30 or every Thursday 15:15 – 16:15 at Oughton Children’s Centre. No appointments are necessary for the health visitor’s clinics.
Minor Surgery – This can be performed by appointment by any of the doctors.
Health Care Checks – Patients aged between 16 -75 who have not been seen for 3 years are entitled to request a health check. Patients aged over 75 who have not been seen within the last 12 months are entitled to a health check.
Other Services – The Practice offers a full range of advisory services and special health checks, most of which are carried out by the practice nurses. These include:
- NHS Health Check
- Cervical Cytology
- Childhood Immunisations
- Routine Immunisations
- Travel Immunisations
- Asthma Management
- Diabetes Management
- Hypertension Management
- Coronary Heart Disease Management
- Phlebotomy Service
- Ambulatory Blood Pressure
- COPD Management
- Smoking Cessation
- Contraceptive Services (i.e. coil fittings, Implants)