Clinics & Other Services
Doctors provide a range of general medical services to their patients which includes contraceptive services, minor surgery, ante natal and post natal care, child health surveillance, high risk drug monitoring, minory injury service.
The Doctors have clinical interests in the following areas:
Dr D G Garrod – respiratory and cardiovascular disease
Dr P R Abbott – diabetes and womens health
Dr R Gibbons - women's health and family planning
The nursing team offers a wide range of care including chronic disease management for conditions such as diabetes and heart disease.
Health promotion is a major part of their role, this includes immunisation and cervical smears and advice on lifestyle, smoking, diet & exercise etc.
Our Health Care Assistant supports the team performing duties including blood tests, ECGs etc and our Phlebotomist also supports the team by taking bloods.
We have Practice Counsellors, who hold clinics weekly. These services are available to patients via their doctor. We also have a Substance Misuse Counsellor who can assist patients and their families with alcohol, drug and nicotine addiction problems. We also have an in-house Health Visitor, Physiotherapist and Dietician.