Additional – Court Thorn Services

All GP practices are contracted to provide ‘essential services’.

We also provide the following ‘additional services’:

Healthy Eating & Exercise

Find your ideal weight

Who to see:  Nurse

helpwithsmoking

Alcohol & Smoking

Who to see: Nurse

exercise

Exercise

Who to see: Nurse

cervicalsmeartests

Cervical Smear Tests

Every three years

Who to see: Nurse

breastchecks

Breast Checks & Cancer Awareness

Who to see:  Nurse or Doctor

contraceptiveadvice

Contraceptive Advice

Family planning, morning after pill, contraceptive injections and implants

Who to see: Nurse or Doctor

maternitycare

Maternity Care

Who to see:  The midwives Carlisle Hospital on 01228-523444 or Penrith Hospital on 01768-245300.

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Starting a Family

Advice before you get pregnant

Who to see: Nurse / Doctor / Health Visitor

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Advice on

Baby and child care, family diet and excise, childhood immunisation, baby checks and hearing tests.

Who to see: Health Visitors – Please contact Penrith Hospital by calling 01768 245615, Nurse, Doctor for 6 week check for you & baby

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Advice on

Sexual Diseases, HIV/AIDS

Who to see: Doctor or Nurse – GUM Clinic 01228 608989

bloods

Bloods, Urine, Blood pressure and General Health Checks

Who to see: Nurse

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Results of tests

Phone Reception Team after 1pm – 016974-73548

traveladvice

Travel Advice & Immunisation

Who to see: Nurse

dressings

Dressings

Removal of stitches, cuts and bruises & leg dressings

Who to see: Nurse

suggestions

Suggestions or Complaints

Who to see: Business Manager

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Advice with

Anxiety, Worries, Depression, Sexual problems and Bereavement

Who to see: Doctor or Nurse

First Step Practitioner 0300 123 9122

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Medical Examinations

Who to see: Doctor

We have special services of which a charge will be made:

  • HGV
  • PSV
  • Insurance
  • Elderly Drivers
  • Fitness to Travel
  • Employment Medicals
annualhealthchecks

Annual Health Checks

For long term conditions such as heart disease, diabetes, hypertension, chronic bronchitis, asthma, mental health problems and dementia.

Who to see: Nurse

annualflu

Annual flu immunisation programme

Who to see: Nurse

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Minor Surgery

Including joint injections and removal of skin lesions.

 Who to see: Doctor Grainger & Healthcare (20 minute appointment)

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Pharmacist advice

Who to see: Pharmacist Grahame in Dispensary or Dispensary Team on 016974-73553 between 1pm and 3pm  weekdays)

 

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