Knowing which clinician to see

Are you aware that many of the conditions which you visit your GP practice for can be seen by one of our Nurse Practitioners?

If you feel you have any of the following symptoms you can now book an appointment online via patient access with a Nurse Practitioner. On booking please state the problem for which you are attending. If you leave this blank we will need to contact you to ensure that it is appropriate for a Nurse Practitioner. If you are unsure if the symptoms you have are appropriate for a Nurse Practitioner then please contact the surgery on 01244 325421.

Conditions that can be seen by a Nurse Practitioner:

  • Abdominal Pain

  • Acutely Unwell Children (Including with fever). Aged 1 year and over.

  • Bites & Stings

  • Back Pain

  • Chest Infection (Including Asthma / COPD / Bronchiectasis)

  • Constipation

  • Sore Throats

  • Diarrhoea & Vomiting

  • Emergency Contraception

  • Ear infections

  • Eye Infections

  • Hay fever

  • Headache for more than 12 hours

  • Impetigo

  • Lacerations / Bruising

  • Limb / Joint Pain (no injury)

  • Limb / Joint Injury (more than 48 hours ago)

  • Minor Head Injury (not knocked out, not vomiting and you are not taking Warfarin)

  • Neck Pain

  • Nosebleeds

  • Spots & Rashes (Including Eczema & Psoriasis)

  • Removal of Superficial Splinters

  • Small burns (not caused by electricity or chemicals)

  • Thrush / Cystitis Symptoms

  • Urine Infections

  • Vaginal bleeding/discharge

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