Clinics & Services
Appropriate vaccinations can be arranged through MASTA http://www.masta-travel-health.com Vaccinations usually need to be given at least a month before departure.
These are performed by our Nurse Colette .We recommend a smear every 3 years.
Procedures such as excisions & joint injections can usually be performed on site.
It is now recommended that women who are planning a pregnancy should take folic acid for three months prior to conception and for another three months after this. This has been shown to reduce the incidence of Spina Bifida. Folic acid is found in some green vegetables and available on prescription.
Any patient using an inhaler should attend the practice nurse for a demonstration on inhaler technique.
In House Clinics
Diabetes, Asthma, COPD and Cholesterol clinics are run by our nurse for up to date advice on diet, drugs and monitoring.