Several of our Practice Nurses hold qualifications in the management of Asthma and are able to advise about monitoring, control and management of acute episodes. Please book in for an annual review if you suffer from asthma and have not had a check up in the past twelve months.
A clinic is held for those patients who are on treatment with diet or tablets for their diabetes. You will be seen six or twelve monthly in the practice clinic by our appropriately qualified practice nurse.
Diabetic Satellite Clinic
This is a clinic for diabetics who are being considered for, or are being treated with, insulin. this is run by Dr Eldridge and Sister Harris in conjunction with members of the hospital diabetes team.
Healthy Eating and weight management
Make an appointment to see our practice nurse who will be happy to offer advice and encouragement.
Immunisation Programme and Child Health Surveillance
See "vaccination Schedule Tab"
We hold clinics from October onwards to vaccinate those at risk (the over 65s, asthmatics, those with chronic chest disease etc) against flu. No appointment is necessary to attend the flu clinics. Details of clinic dates can be obtained from reception.
Minor operations can be carried out in our well equipped Operating Suite by Dr Passant, Dr Chadwick and Dr Wright. Please discuss this with your doctor before making an appointment.
For those ladies approaching the menopause, please make an appointment to see the practice nurse.