26 Pyrles Lane IG10 2NHTel: 020 8508 4580
11 Station Road IG10 4NZTel: 020 8508 4580
We offer the following clinics by appointment only:
Our nurses and healthcare assistant provide a wide range of services as you can see from the table below.
Making better use of them will result in you getting to see the doctor for other medical problems much more efficiently.
Blood Pressure Checks
For checks in between monthly reviews (usually 6 monthly)
Practice nurse and doctors
Reviews in between annual check
Coughs, Colds, Sore Throats
Most are self-limiting viral illnesses.
Doctor or Nurse practitioner (if still concerned)
Routine pill checks
Practice nurse/Healthcare Assistant
and Well Woman
Asthma and COPD
Adults - no treatment recommended if not causing symptoms.
If being traumatised by clothing see the doctor.
Children - no treatment recommended as cyrotherapy hurts! Vast majority disappear spontaneously by age 14
If simple paring/rubbing down and use of over-the-counter creams keeps them comfortable, no treatment recommended.
If problematic see the doctor
If you require any vaccinations relating to foreign travel you need to make an appointment with the practice nurse to discuss your travel arrangements. This will include which countries and areas within countries that you are visiting to determine what vaccinations are required.
There is further information about countries and vaccinations required on the links below
It is important to make this initial appointment as early as possible - at least 6 weeks before you travel - as a second appointment will be required with the practice nurse to actually receive the vaccinations. These vaccines have to be ordered as they are not a stock vaccine. Your second appointment needs to be at least 2 weeks before you travel to allow the vaccines to work.
Some travel vaccines are ordered on a private prescription and these incur a charge over and above the normal prescription charge. This is because not all travel vaccinations are included in the services provided by the NHS.
Travel Health Questionnaire
To help us offer the appropriate advice, please fill out the online form before coming to see the nurse.
If you are travelling to Europe a very useful booklet has been published with advice and guidance to help you get the most out of your holiday. To visit please click:- http://ec.europa.eu/publications/booklets/eu_glance/86/en.pdf (this is a large document and may take a minute or two to view)
Some services provided are not covered under our contract with the NHS and therefore attract charges. Examples include the following:
The fees charged are based on the British Medical Association (BMA) suggested scales and our reception staff will be happy to advise you about them along with appointment availability.
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