What We Offer
Our friendly team includes one full-time General Practitioner, five regular locum GP's and two Practice Nurse's.
We offer a full general practice service from baby clinics to minor surgical procedures.
We provide an on-site dispensing service for patient convenience.
Please note: The repeat prescription online service will be moving to the Patient Access service which you will find at the bottom of the home page. For more information please check our News page.
When your Doctor has confirmed your pregnancy, you will be referred to the Ante-Natal Department at Pilgrim Hospital.
Wendy Rickett is the named Midwife for patients of Sutterton Surgery.
Wendy takes her weekly Ante-Natal Clinic at Sutterton Children's Centre, Fourfields Primary School, Park Avenue, Sutterton every Monday.
Anticoagulants reduce blood clotting which can help prevent deep vein thrombosis, pulmonary embolism, myocardial infarction and ischemic stroke.
The child health (baby clinic) is held on a Monday of each week.
The surgery offers a range of blood tests including hepatitis.
There is a "call and recall" system to remind you when your cervical smear test is due.
Our practice nurses Cally and Amanda are qualified to take your cervical smear test and an appointment can be booked
here at the surgery.
Cervical screening (a smear test) checks the health of your cervix. The cervix is the opening to your womb from your vagina. It's not a test for cancer, it's a test to help prevent cancer. All women and people with a cervix aged 25 to 64 should be invited by letter.
Cervical screening - NHS
https://www.nhs.uk › conditions › cervical-screening
Contraception advice is available from the Doctor.
We run a full immunisation service including childhood immunisations which can be carried out by the Practice Nurse.
Minor surgery such as excisions, cryotherapy and injections are carried out on the surgery premises.
Some services you request may be covered by the NHS.
Our Practise Nurses, Amanda and Cally, provide a manner of nursing procedures.
Each vaccination is given as a single injection into the muscle of the thigh or upper arm.
Flu is a common infectious viral illness spread by coughs and sneezes. You can catch flu all year round but it's especially common during the winter months.
It's not the same as the common cold. Flu usually starts more suddenly, is more severe, and lasts longer.
We now offer appointments for Physiotherapy here at the practice.