General Health Checks are provided by the practice nurses and include diet, blood pressure checks, contraception and all aspects of health promotion for men and women.
Diabetes Clinics are held by Sharon Fawcett on a Wednesday morning and Dr Lee on Tuesday mornings, by appointment only.
Ante-natal Clinics are held by the midwife on Wednesday afternoons, 1.30 – 4.30pm by appointment. You can also contact the surgery to speak to the midwife for telephone advice between these times.
Child Health Clinics will be held at Whitley Bay Customer First Centre from 1st January 2017. These will be twice weekly community clinics held on a Tuesday 9.00am – 11.00am and a Thursday 1.00pm – 2.00pm Waves Leisure Centre The Links
Cervical smears We advise that all women should have regular smears every three – five years; these can be carried out by a practice nurse or a GP by appointment.
Flu/Pneumonia Immunisations are offered to all patients who are either 65 years of age or over, live in long term residential nursing care, have on going chronic health problems or are a carer. Immunisations are usually given during October and November. If you are housebound arrangements can be made for the district nurse to give these at home.