Specimens are sent to the hospital on Monday to Friday. If you are asked to bring a specimen on those days please ensure that we receive it before 1.00pm.
Antenatal clinics are held every Tuesday morning at 9.00am with the midwife. These are important as they ensure that the mother and her baby are progressing well.
Childhood Immunisation Clinics
Immunisation clinics are held on Wednesday mornings between 10.00 and 12 noon. These are important for your child to be immunised against polio, measles, whooping cough, diphtheria, tetanus, Hib, German measles and meningitis. Your child’s development will be assessed and you will be able to ask about any concerns you may have about their progress. Clinics are by appointment only.
Other Medical Services
We provide a comprehensive range of extra services: • HGV and PSV medicals • Insurance, pre-employment medicals • Minor surgery for the removal of warts • Family planning • Foreign travel vaccinations Please note that some of these services are not covered by the NHS, and a fee may be payable. PLEASE NOTE – The doctors no longer fill out passport forms.
If you keep active, watch your weight, drink alcohol only in moderation and do not smoke, you will go a long way to leading a healthy life.
We recommend that all our female patients aged 20-60 have a cervical smear test every three years.
We recommend that all our female patients aged 50-70 take part in the breast screening mammogram every three years.
Annual flu clinics are run for patients who are eligible.