Our Services

The practice offers a wide range of services which you can read about below

Services Available

Ante-Natal Clinic

We hold a clinic each week to monitor your progress through pregnancy and share your care with the local midwives and hospital consultant.

Baby Clinic

Dr. Jepson is trained in child health surveillance and runs this clinic with the help of the Health Visitor and the Practice Nurses.

District Nursing Sister

Patients who are confined to their home and need nursing assistance may arrange with their Doctor for a Community Nursing Sister to call.

The district nurses also run leg ulcer clinics. This is strictly by appointment and patients should call 01253 951418. This is an answerphone service and messages are collected regularly by the District Nursing team.

Dressing Clinics

Dressing clinics are now provided by the Wound Care service, again strictly by appointment and the telephone number is 0300 123 1144.

Family Planning Clinic

Run by Sister, provides advice on all methods of contraception, including sex education for teenagers, advice on safe sex and pre-conceptual care.

Health Visitor

The Health Visitor is a qualified nurse who has special training to offer advice and health education, particularly in the home.

Minor Surgery

This service is provided by Dr. Adam where joint injections can be performed in the surgery.

Nurse Clinics

  • Travel Vaccination
  • Health Checks
  • Ear syringing
  • Taking blood
  • Baby immunisations

and offer advice on the following:

  • Prevention of heart disease
  • Diet – Low cholesterol
  • Low fat
  • Exercise
  • Cervical smears
  • Stopping smoking

Specialist Practice Nurse areas include:

  • Asthma
  • Diabetes
  • Hypertension
  • Heart Disease
  • Family Planning Advice

Smoking Cessation

Our smoking cessation advisors can offer help and advice on stopping smoking.

Ring the Helpline on 0800 328 6297

Well Person Check

Includes assessment of coronary risk factors, blood pressure and, if appropriate, cholesterol level check.

Remember to bring a urine sample.

Well Woman Clinic

Run by the Practice Nurses, it includes cervical smears, breast examinations and coronary risk factors.

Remember to bring a urine sample.