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As from the 1st August 2018 Woodbank Surgery will now be 

Closing at 18:30 on Mondays, Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays 

We are still open to fulfill our contractual obligations with Extended Hours on a Tuesday evening from 18:30 to 20:00

Clinics & Services

Treatment Room Services

Blood Tests

These are carried out at the practice; please make a morning appointment as the hospital van collects at noon.

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On Thursday mornings clinics are held at Woodbank with Elton Children's Centre for weighing and advice and Child Health Developmental Checks (appointments sent). Immunisations (appointments sent) are held at the surgery.


Please contact the receptionist here at the surgery for further details.

Diabetic Clinic

Full diabetic service offered by our Practice Nurse.


Full service provided by practice nurses and GP's for both routine 'jabs' and holiday advice.

Minor Surgery

We hold regular clinics to remove minor skin lumps and perform injections for tennis elbow, etc.

Respiratory Clinic

Full respiratory service i.e. COPD, Asthma with Practice Nurse. 

Travel Vaccinations

When you travel abroad it is often worth considering whether any special health precautions may be rdistrict_nurseequired. The above tab has more information regarding travel requirements for many countries.

Health Promotion Clinics

Cervical Smears

There is a computerised recall system for women 20-65 (three to five yearly). Results will be sent to you by post. If you do not think you need a smear when called for then please let us know. The nurses are trained to do these tests if you prefer to see a nurse instead of a doctor.

Smoking Cessation

Visit NHS Smokefree website for more information on help with quitting.

Well Person Checks

Including weight control, hypertension, heart disease prevention, diabetes and asthma check-ups. These appointments are booked with practice nurse and/or GP as appropriate.

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