Coronary Heart Disease Clinic
This is currently held on a Tuesday morning.Appointments include blood pressure monitoring, cholesterol checks, healthy lifestyle promotion and a medication review.The aim is to help patients by preventing further complications of heart disease.Patients who are at risk of developing heart disease or who have had a previous heart attack are monitored regularly.For further information contact Amanda on 874522.Appointments can be arranged at other times if a Tuesday morning is inconvenient
The asthma clinics are usually held on a Monday afternoon.Patients with asthma are encouraged to attend every 6 months for check ups.This is to make sure the symptoms of asthma are under control, using correct medication.Tests can also be carried out within the practice to diagnose asthma.Chronic Bronchitis and Emphysema are also managed in this clinic.Appointments can be arranged at other times if Mondays are inconvenient
Diabetic patients need regular monitoring every 3-6 months.Appointments can be made with any nurse.Patients also need an annual review which will be carried out by the nurse practitioner or the doctor
Warfarin & Rhematology Drug Monitoring
Patients on warfarin will be monitored by the practice.This will also apply to patients with rhematoid arthritis on medication, who need to be closely monitored.
Any patient who has not been seen within the last twelve months is welcome to have a health check.Please book an appointment with any practice nurse.
A person may be seen as a temporary resident if they are staying with a patient who is registered at our practice, for more than 24 hours, but not more than 3 months.Details will be forwarded to the persons registered GP.