Clinics at the Merrywood Practice 

         
   

Asthma and Diabetes

Nurses clinics are held regulary to monitor illness and offer advice and support.

Baby Clinic

GP for postnatal 8 Weeks Checks and Immunisations. The health visitors hold a drop in clinic here at the health centre on Tuesdays between 1pm and 3pm.

Blood tests and results

Appointments for Blood tests can be booked over the phone, we also offer a drop in bloods clinic on a Wednesday morning from 09.30 - 12.30. You can phone results but we can only give results to the person who had the test.

Contraception - Family Planning

Doctors are keen to give contraceptive advice. All consultations are confidential regardless of age. If you need emergency contraception you can attend our open surgery bewteen 9am - 11am or phone to make an appointment. Family planning clinics are also held at the Healthy living centre.

Drug and Alcohol Screening

If you feel you have any problems about drink or drugs your doctor may be able to refer you on to specialist services. The practice follows the South Bristol Methadone protocol where  all patients recieving methadone on prescription must see a Drugs worker. All consulations are confidential.

Heart Disease

Nurse clinics are held regularly to monitor your illness and offer advice and support. You  will be invited to attend this clinic

Immunisations

It is important to keep up to date with your  immunisations to avoid serious illnesses. You can go to the treament room or some to one of these clinics:

Childhood illnesses - we will invite your child to attend when they reach the age for their immunisation. You may either book an appointment or 'drop in' Clinics are held on Tuesday between 1.00pm and 4.30pm.

Flu Jabs -we will invite you to attend for a flu immunisation if you are aged over 65 or have  an illness that would be made worse if you caught flu.

Travel - If you are going abroad, you can arrange an appointment with a Treatment Room Nurse for advice on any immunisations you may require.

Minor Surgery

The doctors are able to inject joints,freeze warts and remove skin lumps

 

 

Smoking

We run clinics,where you can get nicotine replacement to help you give up smoking