A fully trained nurse is in charge of thses clinics. Appointments can be made by telephone or at reception
Cervical Smear/ Well Woman Clinic
The Practice is keen to promote prevention of women’s diseases. It is important that a cervical smear is carried out every 3 to 5 years. The Practice Nurse is available to carry out smears at the health centre.
The Well Woman Clinic is by appointment:
Tuesday 9.00 am to 12.40 pm
Thursday 2.00 am to 5.10pm
Alternatively patients can make an appointment with any of the Doctors.
Our Health Visitor provides a 'drop-in' Baby clinic at the ARC Healthy Living Centre on Monday afternoons 1.30pm - 3.00pm.
Baby immunisations are available on:-
- Wednesday from 1.30pm – 3.10pm
The Health Visitor can be contacted by telephoning the health centre
Treatment will be provided by any of the doctors. We offer a contraceptive implant & coil fitting service.
Drug Monitoring Clinic
The practice runs its own warfarin clinic and also monitors specialised drugs initiated in hospital that require regular blood checks. Appointment can be made with the treatment room.
We can perform minor surgical procedures (e.g removal of lumps/bumps/toenail excisions)
Travel vaccinations can also be organised please contact reception.
A wide range of services are located in the Health Centre including:
- District Nurses
- Community Midwife
- Orthoptic clinics
- Speech Therapy
Additional Clinics available with the Practice Nurse:
- Coronary Heart Disease
- Weight Management
- Smoking Cessation
Identification of Carers
The practice has a policy for identifying carers-the receptionist will explain this and all protocols to you at the time of registration.