Clinics & Services
The practice offers the following services; all clinics are run weekly and offer support and advice to patients in these specific areas
All the doctors have a shared case system with the local hospital and midwives.
The doctors give full advice and treatment on all means of contraception.
Dr Prakash performs minor surgery in the practice.
There is a full cervical smear-screening programme which is run by our practice nurse team.
Sister Gosling offers comprehensive smoking cessation advice and help.
Child Health Surveillance
Dr Heighton & Dr Hart carry out the routine 6-week development check.
Childhood, tetanus and travel immunisations are carried out by the practice nurse team.
Chronic Disease Management Clinic
Our nurses offer comprehensive chronic disease management. Sister Gosling deals mainly with diabetes and chronic heart disease. Sister Pepperill deals mainly with COPD and asthma. Both work closely together on all other aspects of care.
Any nurse can deal with suture and clip removals and change of dressings at the surgery.