Our practice nurses are very experienced and see patients for a wide variety of problems and tests, including:
Cervical smears (cervical screening)
General health advice
Travel immunisations (please make an appointment at least 6 weeks before travelling)
Blood pressure checks
Heart disease, asthma and diabetes check-ups
We offer pre-bookable nurse appointments. Please contact reception.
If you have long-term health conditions:
We take pride in providing a high-quality service for our patients. For diabetes, we invite patients for a detailed yearly check-up. If you have asthma, heart disease, high blood pressure, chronic lung disease, epilepsy, thyroid disease, a long-term mental health problem or have had a stroke please make an appointment at least once a year for a check-up. The reception team will be able advise you on the best person to book with.
NHS health checks and health checks for older people:
If you are aged 40-75 we offer free cardiovascular (heart health) risk assessments with advice on how to reduce this risk. Please make an appointment with our Healthcare Assistants.
We also offer annual health checks to all patients aged 75 or over. Please make an appointment with the practice nurses. If you are unable to attend the surgery they can visit you at home.