Our nurses can offer the following services and clinics at both locations (High Street and Firs).
Please note that the Heathfield and Firs Surgeries offer Chaperone Services.
- Asthma, Eczema, Hay fever, Allergies
- Infected cuts or wounds
- Ingrown toenails
- Urinary Tract Infection
- Vaginal discharge, infections
Our nurses are always willing to give telephone advice relating to the following:
- Colds / Flu
- Diarrhoea & vomiting
Cervical Screening Clinic
Our nurses are available to offer regular in accordance with NHSE guidelines.
Asthma & COPD Clinic
This consists of Consultation(s) to ensure that the patient’s asthma/COPD is in good control and appropriate medications and devices are being used.
Warfarin control clinics, where the patients warfarin levels are monitored and dosed.
Baby immunisations and vaccinations Clinic
Tuesday afternoons at the High Street Surgery are set apart exclusively for baby immunisations. If you cannot make this clinic, an alternative appointment can be arranged.
This clinic provides general check-ups to prevent complications of diabetes to develop and improve the patient’s well-being.
Flu / Pneumococcal Clinic
From the end of September / beginning of October there will be a special clinic to obtain your flu and/or pneumococcal immunisation(s) where appropriate. Look out for posters in the surgery.
Hypertension Screening & Monitoring Clinic
If a blood pressure is above normal the nurse will monitor and assess the patient for a period of time (average of 3 months) to ensure well-being. Appropriate referral to GP will be made if necessary.
In this clinic up-to-date and all-round advice is given for business and holiday travel, backpacking, adventure holidays etc. The Surgery cannot give private vaccinations, only those available on the NHS.
- Ear syringing
- Dressings / removals of sutures / clips
- Coil checks
- Spirometry (temporarily on hold because of the Covid Pandemic)
- Contraception/pill check/Depot Contraception
- Coil removal
- Dietary advice
- Injections (Shingles, B12, etc)
- Pessary change
- NHS Health Checks