This website uses cookies to function correctly.
You may delete cookies at any time but doing so may result in some parts of the site not working correctly.
 

Noticeboard

 If you have more than one problem to discuss with a Doctor please book a 20 minute appointment.

1 problem = 10 minutes     

2 problems = 20 minutes.

 

Did you know you can access GP services from your computer, tablet or mobile phone with Patient Online?  You can book GP appointments, view a partial summary of your health record which includes Medication, Allergies and Immunisation history or renew prescriptions via the clinical system.  To register for this service please come to the surgery reception for further details.  You will need 2 forms of identification (one needs to be photo ID such as a passport or driver's licence, the other a utility bill to confirm your residence) to access this service. For information please visit the NHS choices Website.

...............

Named GP - Please see information on the right side of this page regarding named GP for all registered patients
..............
How likely are you to recommend our surgery to Family and Friends?  Please click on the link on the right side of this page to complete a very short survey.  Thank you.
-----------
Did you know you are able to nominate a pharmacy of your choice to dispense your medication?  Your prescription will then be sent electronically directly to the pharmacy to save you coming into the surgery to collect it.
-------------
Do we have your up to date mobile number?  We are able to send you a text message reminder for appointments and routine monitoring

 

Minor Injuries

South Brent Health Centre is not a Minor Injuries Unit, if you require this service the details of local Minor Injuries Units are listed below:

Ivybridge Health Centre -01752 690777

8.30-18.00 Monday - Friday

Totnes Hospital - 01803 862622

8.00-21.00 7 days a week

Kingsbridge Hospital - 01548 852349

9.00-17.00 7 days a week

Cumberland Clinic, Plymouth - 01752 434390

8.30-21.00 7 days a week

Newton Abbot Hospital -01626 324500

8.00-22.00 7 days a week

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Minor Injuries

South Brent Health Centre is not a Minor Injuries Unit, if you require this service the details of local Minor Injuries Units are listed below:

Ivybridge Health Centre -01752 690777

8.30-18.00 Monday - Friday

Totnes Hospital - 01803 862622

8.00-21.00 7 days a week

Kingsbridge Hospital - 01548 852349

9.00-17.00 7 days a week

Cumberland Clinic, Plymouth - 01752 434390

8.30-21.00 7 days a week

Newton Abbot Hospital -01626 324500

8.00-22.00 7 days a week

Flu Clinics

We hold annual flu clinics at the practice.  Please see the links on the right hand side of this page for details of dates and how to book.

Carers Register
Do you have a responsibility for a relative, friend or neighbour who is disabled, frail or ill? If so, please leave your name and address at reception so that we can add your details to our Carers Register to make sure relevant information is sent to you.

Maternity Services
Maternity services are provided mainly by the midwife and occasionally by the doctors. Once pregnancy has been confirmed (usually by a home test), please contact the surgery where details will be taken to pass onto the midwife. You will be asked to make an early booking appointment to see the midwife in one of her clinics which are held at the Health Centre.

Thinking of starting a family? The midwife would be happy to discuss “Getting healthy for pregnancy” with you.

Chlamydia Screening for under 25 year old male and female patients.
We offer free and confidential chlamydia testing at the practice.  If you are sexually active and under 25 years old an annual test is recommended - or if you change sexual partner.  The test is easy - you dont need to be examined - just a simple swab or urine test.  If treatment is needed this would be by  antibiotics.  Ask the Practice Nurse or Doctor for details.

Child Vaccinations
Routine childhood vaccinations are undertaken at the Practice according to Department of Health recommendations.

Child Health Surveillance Survices
The Doctors and the Health Visitor, Janet Carter undertake developmental checks for all children registered with the practice under the age of 5.

Family Planning
All doctors give family planning advice in surgery. Dr Oldershaw is available for the fitting of caps and coils.

Minor Surgery Services
Dr Kumar holds minor surgery sessions at the Health Centre. Please discuss this with your doctor.

Smoking Cessation Clinic
Hannah Cayless who is one of our Health Care Assistants offers smoking cessation advice in her regular clinics at the Health Centre.  Hannah would be able to help with advice and support if you are considering giving up.

Physiotherapy Services
We have two Physiotherapists who hold clinics at the Health Centre on a weekly basis. If you wish to Self refer to this service please complete the form below and return it to the Health Centre. You will be contacted regarding an appointment in due course.

Self Referral to Physiotherapist

 

 
Call 111 when you need medical help fast but it’s not a 999 emergencyNHS ChoicesThis site is brought to you by My Surgery Website