Clinics & Services

Our flu vaccine arrives week beginning 13th September: the plan is to hold two Flu Saturdays

25th September    Over 65s

02nd October       Under 65s

More details to follow....

The practice provides management of care to all our patients who are ill or believe themselves to be ill, with conditions from which recovery is generally expected, for the duration of that condition, including relevant health promotion advice and referral as appropriate, reflecting patient choice wherever practicable, and also provides the general management of patients who are terminally ill.  

Antenatal

Wednesday: 12.45 pm – 3.15 pm for booking appointments

Thursday: 09.15 am – 12.00 pm for follow up appointments

This clinic is run by the Midwives. If you become pregnant, you will be given a ‘one hour booking appointment’ on a Wednesday afternoon at which the midwife will ask you a few questions and carry out some general health checks. Please make sure that you collect an antenatal pack from our Reception before you attend. You will be seen regularly at the afternoon clinic throughout your pregnancy either at the practice, the local hospital or both.

Asthma/COPD

Led by our nurse Jillian, she offers advice and general health check-ups to patients diagnosed with asthma/COPD.

Child Health and Immunisation

Thursday 09:00am - 11.45 am

All new babies are invited for regular check-ups from eight weeks old.

Counselling Clinic

By individual arrangements.

Diabetes

Led by our Diabetes Specialist Nurse Practitioner, these clinics offer advice and general health check-ups to patients diagnosed with diabetes.

District Nurses

Visit patients who are unable to come to the surgery. For patients already being seen by the District Nursing team, their number is 0191 333 7195.

Health Visitors

They can be contacted on 03000 268 643 for advice for your baby or children under school age.

INR (Warfarin)

Friday 8.30 am –  12 noon

Minor Surgery

Monthly clinics

Minor operations can be carried out in our treatment room. Please discuss this with your doctor who will then arrange for you to be given an appointment.

Podiatry

Led by the community podiatrist, this clinic offers treatment and advice primarily to patients diagnosed with Diabetes.

Shingles Vaccination

This year we are offering our patients aged 70 up to their 80'th birthday.  Please ask at reception if you are eligible.

Smear Clinics

Appointments can be made any time.

Stopping Smoking

Run by our smoking cessation advisors, Beryl and Jillian, this clinic gives advice and support to patients trying to give up smoking.

Other Health Care Services

Please contact North Durham Clinical Commissioning Group on (0191) 389 8600 for services we do not provide.

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