Rachel Deas is available to deal with chronic disease management. We have regular clinics for COPD, CHD and Diabetes.
Health Care Assistant
Sue Moran & Jennifer Pye are available to deal with BP’s, new patient checks and other routine appointments.
Over 75’s health check
All patients 75 and over will be reviewed and have two health checks every 12 months.
Health Promotion & General Clinic
Services are available by appointment with our Practice Nurse or Healthcare Assistant, Monday to Friday . A doctor is usually available if required. Services include Asthma, Diabetes and Hypertension (BP) management, Cardiac, COPD, Well Woman and Well Man clinics. Also available is advice on lifestyle, smoking, alcohol, exercise, counselling, diet, weight control.
Friday 09:00 — 11:30 by appointment with doctor and midwife.
Immunisation (Children and Adults)
Any morning or evening by appointment. For more updated information please go to the NHS Choices website.
There is no longer a baby clinic held at the surgery but if you would like some advice on immunisations please make an appointment to see the nurse. If you need any specialist advice you can contact the Health Visitor Lowe House HCRC, available on 01744 624140. Clinic is available on Thursday morning 09:00 – 11:30.
Advice is available from Doctors/Nurse by appointment. If emergency contraception requested (morning after pill) please inform the receptionist.
Cervical Smear Tests
We recommend that all women who are or have been sexually active between the ages of 25 and 50 years have a smear test every three years and every 5 years thereafter up to 64. If you want further information please speak to our Practice Nurse.
The Practice offers a family planning service, consisting of oral contracptives and "the morning after" pill.
Advice is available and is recommended. Please complete this travel questionnaire and hand in at reception. See the above “Travel Vaccinations” tab for more information and a questionnaire which must be completed 8 weeks before you travel.
Phlebotomy Times (Bloods)
There is a phlebotomy clinic based in the Lowe House building and this open from 08:00 until 11:30 Monday to Friday. For days and times of other phlebotomy clinics, Community Blood Clinic