Show Side Menu
To view, print or save our practice booklet, click here
Call 111 - When it is less urgent than 999

Clinics

Antenatal Clinic

The antenatal clinic will be provided at Balmoral Gardens, Gillingham. If you are pregnant, contact the surgery for advice.

Child Health Checks

Child health checks are carried out by the doctor at six - eight weeks and by the health visitor at 2 - 2½ years. A full immunisation programme for children is provided by the practice nurse.

Asthma Clinic

This is run by the doctor and the practice nurse.

Diabetic Clinic

This is run by the doctor and the practice nurse.

Family Planning

Contraceptive care is provided by the nurse and doctor during normal surgery hours.

Well Person Checks

If you are between 16 and 74 and have not visited the surgery within the previous three years, consultations are available with the nurse.

Services For Female Patients

The practice nurse and doctor provide pre-pregnancy counselling, cervical smears and menopausal advice.

Healthy Lifestyle

Advice is provided by the practice nurse on diet, smoking and alcohol.

Non-NHS Examinations

The doctors are happy to carry out medicals, eg insurance and driving licence, by appointment outside of surgery hours. Please telephone the surgery for an appointment. The fees charged for these services are in line with the BMA-recommended charges.

Patients 75 Years And Over

If you are 75 years of age or over, you should be seen annually, either by your doctor or the practice nurse. This can be arranged at the surgery.

Travel Immunisation/Vaccinations

Please contact the surgery at least six weeks prior to your holiday to ensure adequate cover, and inform the practice nurse of your travel details.

Flu And Pneumococcal Vaccination

An influenza and pneumococcal vaccination is particularly recommended for patients with heart, lung or kidney disease, diabetes, residents of nursing and rest homes, and all patients over the age of 65.

Please contact the reception staff in October for details of the vaccination dates and to make an appointment.

Local Services. Let