Clinics and Services

Asthma

Regular check-ups and advice from practice nurse on lifestyle, inhaler techniques and medication. If you have been advised by the surgery to submit an annual review of your asthma symptoms, please use our Asthma Review form.

Diabetes

Patients will be invited for a check-up, either for an annual diabetic review (DES 1) or a medication and blood review.

COPD

Regular check-ups and advice from practice nurse on lifestyle, inhaler techniques and medication. If you have been advised by the surgery to submit an annual review of your COPD symptoms, please use our COPD Review form

Child Vaccinations

These clinics are by appointment and are held by the practice nurses.

Contraception

If you have been advised by the surgery to submit a contraceptive pill review, please use the relevant form below:

Minor Surgery

We provide a full range of minor surgical procedures including removal of moles, warts and skin lesions. We also offer joint injections and Dr H von Blumenthal performs private vasectomies for patients not registered at the practice.

  • Potton Surgery: Dr K May and Dr A Maguire
  • Gamlingay Surgery: Dr H von Blumenthal

Smear Tests

Available at various appointment times. Please make an appointment with a nurse to have your smear test.

NHS Health Checks

Patients aged 40-74, without pre-existing diabetes, hypertension or kidney disease, are entitled to a free NHS Health check every 5 years. Appointments are available with one of our Health Care Assistants.

Phlebotomy

We can only carry our tests requested by one of our clinical team (GPs or nurses). Blood tests requested by the hospital should be carried out at the requesting hospital.

Travel Vaccinations

Please complete our Travel Risk Assessment form at least 6 weeks before you travel.

he form will be reviewed by the practice nurse who will check your medical records to identify which of the requested vaccines you need.

You will contacted by SMS or telephone to arrange an appointment with the practice Nurse for the appropriate vaccinations.

It is important to complete the form as early as possible. These vaccines have to be ordered as they are not a stock vaccine. For all non-NHS vaccines there will be a fee and all payments will need to be paid at the time of ordering.