First Contact Physiotherapist
The role of First Contact Physiotherapists (FCPs) in Primary Care is to assess patients with soft tissue, muscle and joint pain and to decide on the most appropriate management pathway. FCPs are physiotherapists with expertise in the assessment and management of Musculoskeletal (MSK) conditions.
Our FCPs hold clinics Monday to Friday. Please contact reception for their availability.
Our midwife holds regular antenatal clinics. Medical care is organised on a shared basis with the doctors. Appointments are arranged by the reception staff: please check for availability.
All health visitors are registered nurses, having also completed training in child health development. They can offer advice on problems with babies, young children and the elderly. Medical care is carried out on a shared basis with the doctors. Please contact reception for their availability.
Our district nurses will visit the housebound for dressings, health advice, assessment for further assistance etc, when referred by the doctor, and will refer back to the surgery when necessary.