Other services

Updated on 2nd August 2012 at 1:25 pm

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Community Nursing Team

The community (or District) nursing team are available to see patients at home (for those unable to attend the surgery) for care of long-term or acute conditions.  They also see patients here at the surgery for Ear Clinics, B12 injections, wound care and suture removal.

Health Visiting Team

Every family with a child under  5 years of age has a Health Visitor.  A Health Visitor is a Registered General Nurse who has further specialist training in family and community health.

The baby clinic  is held on Wednesdays from 1:30pm – 3:00pm

 

Midwives

We have a midwife who will look after you during your pregnancy and after you have had your baby.  We hold weekly ante-natal clinics on Tuesdays, please contact the surgery to make an appointment with the midwife

 

Community Psychiatric Nurse (CPN)

A Community Psychiatric Nurse spends part of the week at The Gables to enable the assessment of mental health needs and treatment.

 

Podiatrist

A podiatrist is also available part of the week within the practice to care for people who have problems with their feet.  Please contact the surgery to make an appointment or arrange a home visit.