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We provide a wide range of services and clinics for patients at our practice.

You can find out more by clicking on the links.


To request an urgent appointment for today or tomorrow (Monday to Friday) Phone us Monday to Friday at 8.30am. Visit the surgery and speak with a receptionist. We are open ... [continue] Appointments


Minor Illness Clinic (Advance Clinical Practitioners and Independent Nurse Prescriber) Sore throats / earaches Coughs/chest infections Asthma attacks Skin rashes Pain advice Minor injuries Stings and bites Fungal infections Cold ... [continue] Clinics

Emergency contraception

We offer the 121 service which is an anonymous emergency contraception appointment for women. Appointments will be offered on the same day and you do not need to be a ... [continue] Emergency contraception

First contact physiotherapists

Our First Contact Physiotherapists (FCPs) are able to assess patients with soft tissue, muscle and joint pain and to decide on the most appropriate management pathway. How can a First ... [continue] First contact physiotherapists

Non-NHS services

We welcome private patients. However, we are not allowed to treat our NHS patients privately as per our terms of service. Private Medicals/Non-NHS Examinations Doctors undertake private medical examinations for ... [continue] Non-NHS services

Online services

You can use online services at the surgery to book an appointment, order a repeat prescription, get a sick certificate, get test results, ask about a non-urgent medical problem and ... [continue] Online services

Repeat prescriptions

Please allow two full working days’ notice for all repeat prescriptions If you are on long term medication you will be given a computerised prescription re-order slip. This allows you ... [continue] Repeat prescriptions

Sick certificates

You only need a doctor’s note if you are unable to work and are ill for longer than seven calendar days. Your employer will provide you with an SC2 self-certificate ... [continue] Sick certificates

Social prescribing service

Our social prescribing service will support you to improve your health and wellbeing. Social Prescribers will help you to develop personalised and practical solutions to everyday issues. You can contact ... [continue] Social prescribing service

Teen scene

How can we help you? Our doctors and nurses can help you with a wide range of problems, including contraception, pregnancy tests, chlamydia tests, drug and alcohol problems, or worries ... [continue] Teen scene

Test results

You can get your test results online using your NHS account (on the NHS website or the NHS app.) Our Receptionists are unable to give out test results over the ... [continue] Test results

Date published: 28th August, 2014
Date last updated: 15th November, 2014