A chaperoning service is available. Should you wish to be accompanied by a chaperone during your consultation please inform one of our Receptionists who will organise this for you.
Patients are also welcome to attend any appointment accompanied by a friend or relative if they find this helpful.
Mother and Baby
Health Visitors are based at the Ray Allen Centre, 1 Stanhope Road, Ashford TN23 5RN. Please contact them on 01233 649000 over any issues you may have.
Drop-in clinics are available to all at The Family Club Baptist Church, Brookfield Road every Wednesday between 1.30 pm and 3.00 pm.
Immunisation appointments will be sent to you from the surgery.
Routine vaccinations for all ages are available during surgery times by appointment with our nurses.
We run a flu vaccination clinic commencing in October. Ask at reception for further information.
By appointment with our Practice Nurses.
A full range of contraceptive services is provided. Please see receptionist to make an appointment with one of the Practice Nurses or Doctors to disccuss your individual needs.
Requests for emergency contraception will be dealt with on an urgent basis. If you telephone the surgery you will be entered on the telephone triage system and thus will be contacted the same day and offered the next available appointment.
If it is not possible for you to attend the surgery emergency contraception advice can be obtained as detailed below:
- Accredited Pharmacits
- Young people's clinic (0800 0728748 or www.foryoungpeople.co.uk)
- Family Planning clinics
- Accident & emergency departments
- South Ashford Medics (Monday afternoon)
- GUM clinic at the William Harvey Hospital
Chlamydia screening is available free of charge at the Practice for under 25s. Please ask the doctor or nurse for further details.
Call your local NHS stop smoking service on 0800 849 4444 who can arrange free one-to-one or group based advice. Alternatively speak to your GP for advice.
Dr Kelly, Dr Raj and Dr Komlosi perform minor surgery procedures. Patients requiring a minor surgery procedure must arrange a routine appointment with either of these doctors in order for the problem to be assessed.
Appointment at the next available clinic will be sent to you once routinely assessed.
Post Natal Checks
Are arranged via the Practice and an appointment will be sent to you.
If you require physiotherapy you must first see your doctor who will refer you as necessary.