The practice consists of 7
All doctors provide contraception services. Dr Hammond.,Dr Fairbairn and Dr Asfand-E-Yar also do coil fittings.
All doctors except Dr Fairbairn provide some level of minor surgery services including joint injections; incisions / excisions.
Dr Hammond, Dr Fairbairn, Dr Heap and Dr Sowden together with the Health Visitors, see children for Health Screening.
|The nurse practitioner service enables patients to be seen and assessed in connection with all illnesses. She is qualified to provide medical advice and prescribe medication as appropriate. The service improves access for all patients within the practice.|
|Michelle Todd (f)|
|Deborah Lau (f)|
|Sister Julie Connor (f)|
|Sister Jackie Findlater (f)|
|Sister Lucy Greenwood (f)|
|Practice nurses are qualified and registered nurses. They can help with health issues such as family planning, healthy living advice, blood pressure checks and dressings. The practice nurses run clinics for long-term health conditions such as asthma or diabetes, minor ailment clinics and carry out cervical smears.|
Healthcare assistants support practice nurses with their daily work and carry out tasks such as phlebotomy (drawing blood), blood pressure measurement and new patient checks. They may act as a chaperone when a patient or doctor requests one.