Clinics & Services
Health Promotion and Disease Management
Our Practice carries out Asthma, COPD, Diabetes, CHD, stroke reviews on a annual basis. We also carry out NHS Lifestyle checks to prevent coronary heart disease or strokes. If you are aged between 40-74, please ask for details.
Chronic Disease Management
Patients with Heart Disease, Diabetes, Stroke/Tia, Hypertension (blood pressure), Asthma, COPD, Hyperthyroid, Epilepsy, Cancer and Mental Health issues are all advised to have yearly reviews to monitor their condition.
Child Health and Immunisation
The Practice Nurse carries out child immunisations in line with the national immunisation programme. Immunisations that are given are recorded on the patient’s records and logged in the babies ‘red book.’
Please make sure in your own child’s interest that immunisations are completed on time. Child Health surveillance clinics are held on 1st and 3rd Wednesday in the month at Fordhouses and the 2nd and 4th Wednesday at Pendeford. The doctor holds these clinics.
Ante Natal Clinic
Antenatal clinics are held on Tuesday mornings at Fordhouses and Wednesday mornings at Pendeford. The Midwife is in attendance. Deliveries are booked at New Cross Hospital. Post Natal examinations are carried out six weeks after delivery, contraception is also discussed. It is very important not to miss this appointment.
Contraception and Family Planning
The contraceptive pill, Implant injection, Depot injection, and Emergency contraception (morning after pill) are provided by the Doctor and Nurse. Consultations can be made to discuss the best suited contraception for the individual.
Cervical smears are carried out by the Practice Nurse.
We administer booster vaccinations when required and travel vaccinations.