What type of appointment do I need?

URGENT ACCESS CLINIC
  • Urgent Medical Advice
  • Acute Illness
  • Advice
ROUTINE GP/NURSE PRACTITIONER APPOINTMENT
  • Non Urgent Medical Advice
  • Long Term Illness
  • Complex Patients
LONG TERM CONDITIONS

Review of your Long Term Condition:

  • Diabetes
  • Asthma
  • COPD
  • CHD
  • Hypertension
  • Hypothyroidism
PRACTICE NURSE APPOINTMENT
  • Dressings
  • Ear Syringing
  • Family planning, Sexual health and womens health
  • Vaccinations
  • Suture Removal
HEALTHCARE SUPPORT WORKER APPOINTMENT
  • Blood Tests
  • BP Check
  • Spirometry
  • INR
  • ECGs
  • Health Check and New Patient Medicals
  • Ear Syringing
  • B12, Shingle, Flu and Pneumococcal Injections
TELEPHONE CONSULTATION

Available with all Clinicians

If you do not feel you need to be seen face to face

Many queries can be dealt with over the phone, so no need to come to the surgery!

Instant Advice Available

Often, GP appointments are for common conditions such as back ache, headaches, or a cough. These are referred to as self limiting conditions which with effective self management will improve quicker, and mean that you may not need to come to the surgery for an appointment with a GP.

Can our online GP help?


Make an Appointment

Appointments can be made via: ONLINE SERVICES or call our Appointments Line on 01539 718080 (option 1)

Our phone lines are open Monday-Friday 08.00am-06.30pm

When calling the practice, please be aware that the receptionist, on behalf of your GP, may ask for some brief information about the reason for your call, this is to ensure that you are booked into the most appropriate clinic to suit your needs. Our receptionists are here to help and are governed by the NHS code of confidentiality.


Chaperones

If you wish to be accompanied by a chaperone for any consultation, examination or procedure please let a receptionist or the doctor or nurse involved know. If there is no chaperone available, you may be asked to re-schedule your appointment.

Home Visits

Our Doctors and Nurse Practitioners are happy to see patients at home who are too ill or too disabled to attend the surgery. Any requests for home visits should be made by 10.30am.


Appointment Reminder Service

We have a free text messaging service to remind you of any appointments that you have made, you will receive a text message the day before your appointment and you can text back to cancel it if you can no longer attend.

If you would like to receive reminders please complete the form below and hand it in to a member of the reception team.

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