Services

Updated on 25th May 2011 at 10:58 am

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We offer a range of services to our patients as listed below

Antenatal Care – The community midwife is attached to the practice and provides care to expectant mother through-out pregnancy and the post-natal period.  Clinics are held at Wideopen and Dudley

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Asthma – For the review of your Asthma, please book an appointment with the Practice Nurse

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Baby Clinic – Alternate Monday baby clinic takes place at Wideopen and Dudley from 2pm – 3pm for immunisation.  Weighing and general advice from the Health Visitor is from 3pm – 4pm

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Chiropody – We offer Diabetic Chiropody only.  Appointments can be made by contacting the practice

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Continence Advice – Our District Nursing Team offer regualr Continence Clinics.  Please enquire at reception

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Counselling Service – A Counsellor is attached to the practice and offers patients the opportunity to explore their problems in a confidential setting based on a GP Referral

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Diabetic Clinic – Patients with Diabetes will be seen by our Healthcare Assistant with a follow up appointment with our practice nurse.  Both appointments are very important and we encourage patients to attend for their annual review as part of the national Diabetes Year of Care Framework. 

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Ear Care – Continence Advice – Our District Nursing Team offer regualr Continence Clinics.  Please enquire at reception

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Family Planning – Full contraceptive  advice is available by the Doctors.  IUD Fittings / Implanon Fittings can be made after an initial consultation with Dr Liddle

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Minor Surgery – We offer limited minor surgery, however most minor surgery requests are referrals to either a hospital or a practice specialising in minor surgery procedures

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Physiotherapy – We are able to offer physiotherapy if the doctor feels a referral is appropriate

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Private Medical Services – Some services fall outside the NHS and therefore charges submitted for theses are payable by the patient. This includes BUPA forms, private medical certificate, signing of passport applications and various examinations for sport, school or employment.  A list of these services is displayed in reception, together with current prices

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Stop Smoking Service – We are particularly keen to encourage all our patients who smoke to cease, advice and support is available from our Smoking Cessation Advisor by appointment

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Travel Immunisations – The Practice Nurse provides full advice on health aspects of travel relevant immunizations required.   This is by appointment only

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Well Woman Clinic – We offer weekly Well Woman clinics at both Wideopen and Dudley.  The clinic is run by Dr Louise Liddle who specialises in family planning and general aspects of Womans Health