The practice provides health check clinics and are available by appointment.
We aim to provide continued monitoring and care of asthma/COPD patients, and help them to improve self–management. Appointments are offered to all patients with asthma/COPD to attend for annual review with the practice nurse. Children with asthma are reviewed on a more regular basis depending on the severity of their asthma. Patients can have their peak flow and inhaler techniques reviewed and get up to date information about new medications.
Blood Pressure Monitoring
Patients are advised to have their blood pressure checked regularly. If their GP has prescribed medication to control their blood pressure they will be advised to attend for more frequent monitoring.
Since 1st September 2015, all immunisations for school age children have been the responsibility of DCHS and are given in school. All queries should be directed to them on 01283 707 170 or www.nhs.uk/vaccinations . For further information on all vaccinations click here >>
We aim to achieve good control of diabetes and prevent complications by providing regular check-up's and education. Appointments will be offered to all patients with diabetes by letter. There are also follow-up clinic for patients who need to be seen more frequently.
We offer an in-house clinic for monitoring patients who are taking Warfarin. The clinic is held on Thursday morning, please speak to Andrea Wallace for further information.
Menopause – including hormone replacement therapy
We aim to provide information regarding all aspects of menopause and HRT. Patients can have their weight and blood pressure checked and discuss any concerns they have with the practice nurse.
Secondary Prevention Heart Attack
An appointment for an annual review will be offered to all patients who have angina or who have had a heart attack. The aim is to review the condition, optimise the treatment, and lower risk factors in order to prevent further illness.
We advise all patients who are smokers to stop as soon as possible. Ask at reception fro details on how to get help to quit smoking. Click here to read more on our smoking cessation service.
Travel vaccinations and advice
The Travel Clinic, Sheffield- 0114 2713560
There is also a 24 hour travel clinic in Nottingham – telephone number 0115 8468880 .
Click here to read more on our travel health clinic.
Well Person Clinics
These clinics are run by the Practice Nurses and the aim of the clinic is to advise on a "healthy lifestyle" and disease prevention. At these clinics we are able to offer blood pressure checks weight advice and cervical smear testing. Please enquire at reception for clinic times and to make an appointment.