Our Services


Walk in Surgery

Every weekday morning we provide a walk-in surgery.
Between 8:30am and 10:30am you can simply attend the surgery and request to be seen by a Doctor.
At other times you can be seen by prior appointment.

Disease Management Clinics

We offer clinics for patients with Asthma, Chronic Lung Disease, Diabetes, Heart Disease and High Blood Pressure.
These are with the Practice Nurses by prior appointment.

Travel Advice and Vaccinations

We offer advice and vaccinations for those travelling abroad by prior appointment with a Practice Nurse.
We would appreciate the completion of a travel form which can be emailed or dropped in at the surgery and the nurse will get back to you with advice or to discuss an appointment time.

Weight Management

Our Healthcare Assistant offers advice and monitoring to help you manage your weight.
Please drop in or ring to make an appointment.

Well Person Checks

Any patient can request a Well Person Check with our Healthcare Assistant.
This will comprise a Blood Pressure check, weight and height measurement
and calculation of your Body Mass Index along with general health and lifestyle advice.
Where appropriate further tests such as cholesterol and diabetes screening may be arranged.
Exercise on prescription, smoking cessation, alcohol counselling and weight management can be arranged if needed.

Family Planning

We offer a comprehensive range of Family Planning services including contraceptive pill advice/initiation and referral for vasectomy and sterilisation if appropriate Please see the Practice Nurses or GPs to discuss your options in detail.
Family planning advice is also available from the local Family Planning Clinics - click here for details.

Sexual Health

For information regarding sexual health please visit The Sexual Health Hub
You can also contact the service on 03003301122.

Minor Surgery

Minor Surgical procedures such as removal of minor skin lesions, cryotherapy (freezing) of warts and joint injections can all be performed within the surgery.  Please see a GP for details and assessment of suitability.

Phlebotomy Clinic

If you have been advised to have a blood test, please see our phlebotomist.
Monday to Friday: 8:30-12:00

No appointment needed.

Non NHS Work

The Practice does provide some services which are not currently provided under the NHS, these services do attract a fee.
Please see Charges for Non NHS work before you request this.

Smoking Cessation

Our doctors, nurses and healthcare assistants are all able to offer smoking cessation advice but we also host a specialist smoking cessation clinic on Friday morning on a drop-in basis. Please contact the surgery for clinic hours.

For further information visit this website

Alcohol Counselling

Advice regarding alcohol is provided in our surgery by our Healthcare Assistant as well as specialist alcohol workers.

Drug and alcohol services are also offered by:
Tees Addictive Behaviours Service - click here for details.
Lifeline - click here for details.

We have a specialist alcohol worker who works in practice every Tuesday.
We have an open access clinic from 10 am til 1pm.
However, if you would prefer an appointment please ask at reception, appointments run from 2 pm - 4 pm every Tuesday.

Counselling

A range of counselling and mental health services are provided on site by referral from GPs.