Clinics

Acute Community Eye Care Service

ACES is a service which provides free assessment for new eye conditions through your local optician. New eye conditions include: Red Eye, Double Vision, Painful Eyes, Recent Reduction in vision.  Contact East Quay Vision 01278 440440.

Antenatal Care

Routine antenatal check-ups by our qualified midwife. Held at the Quantock Medical Centre or Cannington Health Centre

Time: Alternate Thursdays 9.30am – 1pm by appointment

Anticoagulation Therapy Clinic

Our Lead Practice Nurse Helen Every runs a Warfarin Testing Clinic by appointment only

Time: Tuesday Mornings

Asthma & COPD

Our Lead Practice Nurse Helen Every and Practice Nurses Anna Larsen  and Jacqui Gailey provide check ups and advice for all Asthma and COPD Patients including inhaler techniques, medication and lifestyle advice

Carer Support Worker

CSW are able to provide information, advice and support to anyone who has caring responsibilities whether for a friend, relative or neighbour. This includes parents of children with disabilities. Telephone Compass Care on  01823 255911 or Somerset Direct 0845 345 9133

Childhood Vaccinations

All Childhood Vaccinations are given by a trained Lead Practice Nurse Helen Every, Practice Nurses Anna Larsen or Jacqui Gailey.

 

Chiropody/ Podiatry Clinics

By Appointment only. You may be entitled to NHS Podiatry care due to your medical condition. Contact the Somerset Podiatry Booking Service for a self referral form on 0303 033 3003. Age Concern provide a toe nail cutting service for a small charge and can be contacted on 01278 785921

Time: Wednesdays

Counselling Clinic

Our trained Counsellor Lorraine Hurley provides support for a range of issues including : bereavement, depression, anger management, low self-esteem. Referral via any health professional

Time: Tuesdays

Diabetic Clinic

Our Lead Practice Nurse Helen Every provides Diabetic Monitoring, check ups,  support and lifestyle advice

 

Emergency Contraception

Available on request. Please book an appointment with a Doctor and ask for an ‘URGENT’ appointment.

Flu Clinics

We run a flu immunisation clinic in late October. Ask at reception for further information.

Seasonal flu jabs are available on the NHS for Patients over the age of 65 yrs and those with medical conditions such as Diabetes, stroke, heart disease, liver disease, Asthma and COPD, kidney problems, a weakened immune system, or if you are the main carer for an elderly or disabled person

Time: Annual Clinics

Mother and Baby Clinic

A drop in clinic run by our Health Visitor for advice and weight checking

Time: 1st  Tuesday of the Month at  Nether Stowey Childrens Centre  10 – 11 2nd & 4th Wednesday 10 – 11 at Cannington Health Centre

Health Visiting Services

West Somerset Patients use Williton Team 01984 633427

Sedgemoor Patients use Bridgwater Team on 0300 323 0016

Stop Smoking Service

Contact smoke free life  on 01823 356222 or 0800 246 1063
email: smokefreelife@somesret.gov.uk or website : www.healthysomerset.co.uk/smokefree

 

Travel Vaccination and advice

Our Practice Nurses can offer advice and vaccinations for travel by appointment. A completed Travel questionnaire is required before your appointment please call into reception to collect one

Time: Monday to Friday