Having A Baby?

As soon as you know you are pregnant, please refer yourself to the midwives here:

If you have underlying medical conditions, or complicated pregnancies previously, please also leave a message to speak to one of the doctors here at the surgery

If you are thinking of becoming pregnant, please see us for important pre-conception advice.

If your BMI is above 30, and you are thinking of trying to get pregnant. It is extremely important that you take 5mg of folic acid every day, for at least a month before conception and for the first 3 months of the pregnancy to reduce the chance of the foetus’ nervous system not developing properly and the baby being born with spina bifida.