All GP practices are contracted to provide ‘essential services’.
We also provide the following ‘additional services’:
- Child health surveillance, together with the health visiting team.
Contraceptive services. This includes the fitting of coils and the insertion of contraceptive implants.
Routine immunisation of children.
Immunisation for adults in relation to travel. Not all travel immunisations are available on the NHS. Please ask our practice nurses or reception staff for details.
Minor surgery, including joint injections and removal of skin lesions.
An annual flu immunisation programme to protect patients over the age of 65 and at risk patients.
Regular monitoring, by blood and urine tests, for patients on a range of drugs for arthritis and bowel problems.
Annual comprehensive reviews for patients with heart disease, diabetes, hypertension, chronic bronchitis and asthma, mental health problems, and dementia.
Stop smoking advice.
Advice on diet and weight loss.
Non NHS services - not all services at our Practice are available under the NHS. When patients request non-NHS items or services a private fee is payable. See Fees and Charges leaflet