The Nurse Practitioner has appoi tments at the following times
Mon 08.30-12.00 14.00-15.30
Tue 08.35-12.30* 14.00-15.30 (*alternate morning surgery at Hunsdon branch site)
Fri 08.30-12.00 14.00-15.30
She can see patients aged 2 years onwards with the following Minor Illnesses and prescribe when necessary-
Earache Abdominal pain Sinusitis Sore throat Cystitis Eczema Thrush
Sickness Diarrhoea Conjunctivitis Tonsillitis Chest Infections Skin problems
General Nursing Clinics
Monday to Friday 08:30-12:00 & 14:30-18:30
Our nurses are qualified in
- Family Planning
- Smear taking
- Well Woman Screening
- Diabetes Care
- Health Promotion
- Stop Smoking
The nurses can discuss general health problems, give health education advice, vaccinations, some travel immunisations & perform general nursing procedures including ear syringing.
Alternate Mondays 09:00 - 15:00
Travel Clinic (Limited)
In addition to General Surgeries, the Doctors provide a range of other medical services, including minor operative procedures Medicals etc.
The Doctors & Midwife hold ante-natal clinics on a shared care basis. Please contact Reception to make a booking appointment with our Midwife if you discover you are pregnant, or call Maternity Reception at QEII Hospital. To speak to the duty midwife on 01707 365159 for general advice/guidance.
Midwife: Monday 09:00-12:00
Contraception advice by appointment with the nurse. Emergency contraception is also available. All family planning advice & treatment is, of course, confidential at any age.
By appointment with Practice Nurses.
Child Health Clinics
For child health surveillance (well children only please). Run by & details from:
- The Health Visitors: 01279 722694
- open surgery Thursday 13.30-15.00
- Child immunisations by appointment with the practice nurses
Private Medical Examinations
(e.g. Insurance, Pre-employment, H.G.V. & elderly driving medicals) are by appointment only. These appointments will normally be for one-hour. If the appointment involves an eye test you will have to bring with you the eye test results from the optician. The BMA recommended fee will be charged. As this is a private, non-NHS service an appointment will be offered at the doctors earliest time