Our Services

We offer the whole range of medical and health promotion services to our registered patients. Patients will be offered examination, treatment and medication as well as advice on the further management of their condition. If patients require further investigations outside the scope of the practice, then they are referred on to specialists within secondary care.

Antenatal Clinic

Held by: Our Midwife, Maria

Time:  Thursday afternoon and Friday Mornings

Maria will see pregnant ladies in the surgery as well as at home. We offer a full antenatal service.



Asthma Clinic

Held by: Practice Nurse and Health Care Assistant

Time: By appointment daily


Child Health 

Our doctors do our child health checks at 6-8 weeks, we will contact you with an appointment.


Childhood Immunisations

2 months (8 weeks)5 in 1: DTaP/IPV/Hib vaccine (Diptheria, Tetanus, Whooping Cough, Polio, Haemophilus Influenza Type B
(Hib, bacterial infection that can cause severe pneumonia or meningitis in young children)1
Pneumococcal (PCV) vaccine1
Rotavirus vaccine1
3 months (12 weeks)5 in 1: DTaP/IPV/Hib vaccine2
Meningitis C1
Rotavirus vaccine2
4 months (16 weeks)5 in 1: DTaP/IPV/Hib vaccine3
Pneumococcal (PCV) vaccine2
Between 12 and 13 monthsHib/Men C Booster (given as a single jab containing Meningitis C2 and Hib4)
Measles, Mumps and Rubella (MMR) vaccine (single vaccination)
Pneumococcal (PCV) vaccine3
3 years and 4 months, or soon afterMeasles, Mumps and Rubella (MMR) vaccine2
4 in 1 (DTaP/IPV) Pre-School Booster (single vaccination)
15 yearsDiptheria, tetanus and polio
** 1 = First Dose, 2 = Second Dose, 3 = Third Dose, 4 = Fourth Dose

Your baby or child will be offered these immunisations at the ages shown. You will receive an appointment through the post, but if not please telephone the surgery.

Chiropody

Held by: Community Podiatrists
Time: By appointment

Podiatry (chiropody) is provided in house. You can be referred by the GP if you have a chronic medical condition such as diabetes.

COAST Screening (Chlamydia)

Held by: Practice Nurses and GPs
Time: Daily

We offer a confidential Chlamydia screening and treatment service. Drop in to the surgery and pick up a home self test kit. It really is very simple.


COPD

Held by: Practice Nurses
Time: By appointment

Our patients who suffer with chronic bronchitis and emphysema can be reviewed by our experienced Practice Nurse who will carry out a full assessment. This will include spirometry (blowing test), medication review and inhaler technique.


Diabetes Clinic

Held by: Practice Nurse
Time: By appointment

We have a large number of diabetic patients and offer a range of appointment times to suit lifestyle and work commitments.


Family Planning Clinic

Held by: Practice Nurses
Time: By appointment daily

We offer a range of family planning services with helpful advice.

First Contact Physiotherapy



Minor Surgery

Held by: Dr Balasundarum, Dr Pritchard
Time: By appointment

We offer this service on a daily basis by appointment only. We can do joint injections, cryotheraphy.


Named Accountable GP

Every patient registered at the surgery will be allocated a named GP. The purpose of this is that the GP will be responsible for your ‘overall care at the practice’. If you wish to know who this is, and if you have a preference as to which GP that is, then the practice will make reasonable efforts to accommodate this request.


Phlebotomy

We don’t provide Phlebotomy services here at the Northway but there are a number of places you can go to. We do this so it free’s up our nurses time to see patients.

Corbett Outpatient Centre

  • Monday to Friday 8am to 6pm
  • No appointment necessary

Guest Outpatient Centre

Blood tests are not carried out at Guest Outpatient Centre

Russells Hall Hospital, Main Outpatients Department

Monday 8am to 6pm
Tuesday 8am to 6pm
Wednesday 8am to 6pm
Thursday 8am to 6pm
Friday 8am to 6pm
Saturday 8am to 1pm

Children under the age of 10 years cannot attend for a blood test after 5pm and not on Saturdays at all at Russells Hall Hospital and Corbett Outpatient Centre. 

The clinic is closed on May Day bank holiday.


Travel Health

Held by: Practice Nurses
Time: Daily by appointment

We offer a comprehensive travel health and vaccination service. This is available daily by appointment with one of the practice nurses. We offer a full range of vaccinations and travel advice for patients travelling or holidaying abroad. For all advice and information regarding foreign travel please make an appointment with the practice nurse 4-6 weeks before departure so that immunisation can be completed. Please note that not all travel vaccinations are free of charge.


Young Person’s Clinic

Held by: GPs and Practice Nurses
Time: By appointment daily

We are a recognised teenage friendly practice offering a totally confidential service to our young patients. We will cover all topics whether you have a medical problem to discuss or just need some advice. Parents will not be told of your visit to the surgery.


Other Services

Physiotherapy, Speech Therapy and Chiropody. These are in house services available by arrangement with your doctor.

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