Clinics and Services

ASTHMA CLINIC
We offer patients with Asthma 6 and/or 12 month check ups. Appointments can also be made if you have concerns about your Asthma in between check ups. 

DIABETIC CLINIC
We offer patients with Diabetes 3, 6 and/or 12 month check ups. Appointments can also be made if you have concerns about your Diabetes in between check ups. 

COPD CLINIC
If you have COPD we offer you a yearly check-up for your lungs. This will include a review of your medication, assessments of your daily living and some breathing tests. It’s a good opportunity to discuss any concerns or worries you have about your breathing with one of our experienced Nurses. If you still smoke we can help you stop. We can also refer you on for pulmonary rehabilitation if you haven’t already taken advantage of this excellent service.

STOP SMOKING CLINIC
Stop smoking advice, support, nicotine replacement or medication for the committed quitter. By appointment only. 

HEART CHECK CLINIC
Patients with heart disease are invited for an annual health check and discussion of diet and exercise. 

BLOOD PRESSURE CLINICS
Blood pressure monitoring and ongoing health screening – attendance by referral from the doctor. 

CONTRACEPTION and SEXUAL HEALTH
We provide comprehensive emergency contraceptive and sexual health advice for men and women of all ages, including oral contraceptive pill checks, administration of contraceptive injection and general advice and queries.  We also do coil and implant fits.

CERVICAL SMEARS
Women should have a smear taken 3 yearly from the age of 25 – 49 years (5 yearly from 49 – 65 years). An invitation to attend will be sent automatically. 

TEENAGE HEALTH
You will be invited to attend for your tetanus/diphtheria, polio boosters and a young persons health check when you reach age 15. You can be seen by one of our nurses at the surgery in complete confidence with health worries, queries or problems. 

4YP CLINICS
We are a 4YP surgery. This means you can come along with any concerns about sex and contraception, and you can be sure you’ll be treated with respect. Also, we won’t pass on anything you have told us, unless we tell you first and you don’t even have to be registered at the surgery.  If you ask for a 4YP appointment, we offer:

Contraception;
Emergency contraception;
Free condoms & c-card scheme;
STI (Sexually transmitted infection) testing and treatment.

NHS HEALTHCHECK
AGED 40—74?
Monks Park Surgery offers free NHS health check appointments to patients without the pre-existing conditions of heart disease, stroke, type 2 diabetes, kidney disease and certain types of dementia.

TRAVEL CLINIC
Contact us at least 6 weeks prior to travel.
You may need several appointments to complete your immunisation schedule.
Not all vaccines are available free of charge from the NHS - any charges due will be notified at your appointment.

ADDITIONAL SERVICES
The nurses are also responsible for the running of the Treatment Room and provide additional services, which include: -
Vaccinations
Childhood Immunisations
Flu Clinic
First aid advice and treatment
Removal of stitches/clips
Wound care and dressings
Ear syringing
Blood tests and other investigations
ECGs
Dopplers
Spirometry