The Practice believes that prevention is better than cure and is pleased to offer a wide range of Health Promotion Clinics tailored to meet our patient’s needs.
Review and monitoring is offered to those patients who suffer from asthma. The Clinic supports patients in the management of their condition.
COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) Clinic
The COPD Clinic provides support to patients who suffer respiratory problems such as Chronic Bronchitis and Emphysema. The Clinic also provides patients with regular reviews of their condition, measurement of respiratory flow, smoking advice and an assessment of treatment.
Review and monitoring is offered for those patients who suffer from Diabetes, both Insulin and Non-Insulin dependant. The clinic supports patients in the management of their condition together with advice on lifestyle, diet, weight and glucose testing.
Hypertension and CHD (Coronary Heart Disease) Clinics
These Clinics provide support to those patients who suffer with High Blood Pressure and Heart problems. The Clinics also provide support to patients in the management of their condition, regular monitoring and testing, advice, diet and healthy lifestyle.
Baby Vaccination and Immunisation
These clinics provide valuable inoculation against disease to babies and children under the age of five.
Flu and Pneumonia Vaccinations
Flu vaccination is recommended for patients aged 65 and over or those who suffer with a chronic disease including diabetes, heart, kidney or liver problems, are immuno-suppressed , have sickle cell disease or absent spleen. Clinics run from October onwards.
Pneumonia vaccination is recommended for patients aged 80 years and over or those with a chronic disease. The vaccine can be given at any time of year and is effective for at least six years.
All blood tests are now undertaken at the Practice and not at the Hospital