Clinics & Services
Flu drop-in clinic - during the flu season September to March
We offer a flu vaccination to those at risk of contracting the virus. Those at risk include over 65's, pregnant women and those suffering from severe asthma, lowered immunity, diabetes or a chest, heart, liver or kidney complaint.For details see website and posters during the season
We offer blood testing for those patients taking warfarin. Please make an appointment with the phlebotomist.
6 week checks with the GPs and immunisations with the practice nurse.
Thursday 13:30 – 15:00 Drop-in clinic with access to the health visiting team for advice and support, baby weighing etc. A GP is available 14:00 – 15:00 for patients who would like a GP to see their baby to discuss any problems or concerns.
Cardiovascular disease screening for all those between 40 and 74 and ethnic minorities over 25
By appointment with the practice nurse team. All patients are being contacted and invited to attend.
We offer a full NHS childhood immunisation programme. Please make an appointment with one of the practice nurses.
Child health surveillance
The practice provides full childhood surveillance through the health visitors, practice nurses and GPs.
Chronic disease management clinics
By appointment with practice nurses.
Family Planning Clinic Wednesday, drop in 16:30 – 18:00 for smears, pill checks and contraceptive advice. Coil insertions are in double appointments, during ordinary surgery. If you need emergency contraception make an urgent appointment with the doctor. Alternatively the pharmacist offers emergency contraception.
There are a range of diabetic services available; please talk to the practice nurse or your GP about the most suitable services for you.
Family planning, cervical smear and asymptomatic sexual health screening clinics
Friendly accessible drop-in clinic run by the practice nurses on Wednesday 16:30 – 18:00, no appointment required. Appointments can also be made at any other time to discuss family planning and sexual health issues with the practice nurse. Free condoms are available to 13-26 under the C card scheme to those who have registered for a C-CARD. Registration is by appointment with the practice nurse.
Influenza immunisations for over 65’s and risk groups
The 'flu vaccination season usually starts in September so please make your appointment early!
Lifestyle advice and health promotion
By appointment with a practice nurse; includes the counterweight weight management programme and access to slimming world vouchers. Health trainers are available by appointment at FMC or an alternative venue by arrangement with the service – self referral or referral by health professionals. They work with individuals or groups to reduce smoking, improve diet and increase physical activity. Target group 40+.
Our midwife will co-ordinate your antenatal care, arranging hospital scans, antenatal classes, and other services to support you, during your pregnancy, and with your new baby.
The practice is able to provide a variety of minor surgical procedures including cryotherapy (e.g. for warts), joint injections, and other small procedures. Please discuss with your GP.
In conjunction with the rheumatology team at the hospital we provide blood testing for those patients on certain rheumatological drugs. Please discuss with your GP.
Substance misuse services
Dr Ken Brown and Anthony from Recovery in Nottingham provide a service at the surgery. You will be assessed and offered drug treatment, if appropriate. Speak to one of the GPs first, if you think you need help.
- Substance misuse clinic - Referral by any healthcare professional or self-referral Fridays.
- Tuesday - Harm minimization and BBV screening.
- Last Orders – Advice about alcohol. Offers practical and confidential advice to people who want to reduce the amount of alcohol they drink. Tel 0800 055 6184.
Young persons services
As well as the above family planning clinic, we offer free chlamydia screening for patients under the age of 25. You do not have to have symptoms to be screened. Please make an appointment with the doctor or nurse if you are interested and have a look at the following link - www.chlamydiascreening.nhs.uk