SERVICES WE PROVIDE

Self Care Information

To give everyone guidlines on Self Care information click here

Self Physiotherapy

After consulting with your GP you may be directed to this page for self-physiotherapy. You can find information sheets showing you how you can improve your symptoms with specific exercises click here.


Stop Smoking

You are up to four times more likely to succeed in your quit attempt if you access support from your local free NHS Stop Smoking Service. Take control and ring to arrange your appointment, call 01670 813 135.


Contraception

We provide a full contraceptive service at the surgery. We have GPs specially trained in the insertion and removal of both the contraceptive Implant and the Coil. Click here to find out more information.


Annual Reviews

Good management of people with long-term conditions helps people enjoy a better quality of life, free from frequent crises and has been shown to reduce hospital visits. Click here to find out more information.


Online Access

We are a modern practice using a secure, reliable system called SystmOne. Once you have created your account you will be able to book / cancel appointments, and order repeat medications online. Click here to find out more.


Counselling

During times of stress, low mood, anxiety or crisis, there are always those who can support you. Talking Matters is a self-referral service. They are extremely supportive and can be contacted by calling 0300 3030700.


Mental Health Self-help Material

For self help booklets written by clinical psychologists from Northumberland, click here. Follow this link for computerised cognitive behavioural therapy (CBT), click here.


Minor Surgery

Dr Naylor offers a minor surgery service at the practice. Minor surgical procedures are those not requiring hospital facilities; including removal of moles, skin lesions, drainage of skin abscesses, nail removal, & joint injections.


Health Visitors

Our Health Visitors do a great job supporting families with children, offering advice to mothers concerning aspects of their child’s health & social situation. Head lice checks are provided. A baby clinic is held weekly in the Health Centre.
Tel: 01670 396 123


Midwives

Our Midwives liaise with the GPs to offer a full antenatal service. The team has close working relationships with Cramlington Maternity Unit and the Royal Victoria Infirmary.
Tel: 01670 396 177


Breast Feeding Room

Please ask a member of staff at the main reception desk who will be more than happy to assist you.


Health Advisor

Are you ready to make a life change? If so Dawn Morrell can help you to stop smoking, reduce alcohol, eat more healthily and access physical activities. If you want to find out more, contact Dawn on 01670 784198.


Treatment Room

The treatment room nurse is available between 9AM to 12PM and 2PM to 4PM. Appointments can be booked at the main reception desk of the Health Centre.
Tel: 01670 396 170


Minor Injuries

The surgery offers urgent appointments for minor injuries. The following list gives guidance on types of minor injury covered; cuts & grazes, eye injury, sprains, bites & stings, bruises, foreign bodies, minor head injuries without a blackout.


District Nurses

The district nursing team do a fantastic job of visiting & supporting patients who are unable to attend the surgery because of illness or infirmity.
Tel: 01670 396 170


Podiatrist

You can book an appointment at the main reception desk at the Health Centre if you wish to see a podiatrist. To access this service directly you should either be aged over 60 or have diabetes.
Tel: 01670 396 170


Travel Vaccines

If you are planning to travel abroad you should check what vaccinations are recommended for the areas you will be visiting. Click here to find out more. Not all vaccinations are available through the NHS, please click here


Repeat Dispensing

This is the process by which you can obtain supplies of your repeat medications directly from a pharmacy of your choice, without the need to contact the surgery. If this service is of interest, have a chat with one of our GPs.


Home Visit Policy

Please click here for our home visit policy.


Private Fees

  • Please click here for a list of our fees for private work (non-NHS work).
  • Please click here for a list of fees for travel services.
  • Please click here for FAQ about why we charge for non-NHS work.