Held every Monday between 12.00pm – 1.00pm. Health visitors
will be in attendance. (Access to mothers with pushchairs
is through the rear entrance).
More Information on immunisations
Provision of pre-natal, ante-natal and post-natal care is
shared between the Doctor, Midwives and Health Visitors. .
The Midwives will ensure that you know the name of the Midwife
responsible for your care.
Antenatal Clinics are held every week on Tuesday
Appointments can also be made with the practise nurse for
men over 50. This involves a complete health check.
Family Planning Services:
Including coil fitting and emergency contraception, which
are provided at the surgery. Both men and women can consult
the Doctor and the Practice Nurse for advice on contraception
and sexual health. As with all consultations this is completely
confidential. The Doctor is happy to discuss unplanned pregnancies
in confidence. Coils can be fitted by the Doctor / Nurse.
Such as the removal of skin lesions, are performed by the
doctor at the surgery.
Appointments can also be made with the Practice Nurse for
cervical smears, HRT, travel immunizations, asthma and diabetes
check-ups. All newly registered patients are required to have
a routine health check.
CHD (Coronary Heart Diseases)/Heart Failure:
Annual checks for people with heart problems
is carried out by the practice nurse.
At Eastgate Surgery you can get regular diabetic check-ups
with the nurse.
Appointments can be made with the nurse for
High blood pressure or hypertension is a common
medical condition, and must be monitored regularly.
The practise nurse at the surgery will help
you if you book in for a smoking cessation session.