Surgery Clinics

If you would like to book one of these clinics, please book your appointment online, or contact us on 01689 833643.

Clinics/Services

Children’s Services – Health visitors provide clinics at the surgery for developmental checks, weighing and general advice. Doctors provide medical examinations for new babies and children aged two years old. The practice nurse will give children their vaccinations.
Diabetes Services – Dr Bahru and Carole Spencer, our nurse practitioner, specialise in diabetes, providing annual diabetes checks and insulin initiation when appropriate. Please enquire at reception for times of this dedicated clinic.
Suture Removals – Please make an appointment with our nursing team for this service.
Family Planning – Please make an appointment with the doctor of your choice. All of the doctors are prepared to prescribe emergency contraception. NB: the ‘morning after pill’ can be given within 72 hours. Coils can be fitted within five days.
Cervical Smears – Every woman over 25 years of age will be invited for a smear test once every three years. Women over the age of 49 years are invited every five years. Please make an appointment with the practice nurse. Patients needing smears for a medical problem should make an appointment with the doctor.
Health Checks  – We offer and encourage patients to have health checks as follows:Patients over the age of 75 – once a year unless you are being seen regularly. All patients – every three years if you have not been seen for another reason.
Travel Services – If you require vaccinations for travel please ask at reception for a travel form. Please complete this form and make an appointment between four and six weeks before you intend to travel. There is a charge for some injections or prescriptions -please see the notice board in reception or ask a member of staff.
Home Visits for the Housebound Only
Telephone Triage Service