Sandmere Practice

020 7274 6366

Clinics and Services

Family Planning and Emergency and Teenage contraception service

No appointment is necessary. If you need any emergency or teenage contraception advice then please come to the surgery in the morning or afternoon excluding Thursday. You can also call NHS 111

Immunisations

Several severe infectious illnesses can be prevented by immunisation and we recommend that immunisation schedules are followed and immunity kept up to date by boosters where necessary.

Adults

Children Please visit https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/vaccinations/pages/childhood-vaccination-schedule.aspx
Every 10 yearsTetanus Booster

If you have never been immunised against Tetanus please arrange a primary course of injections with the nurse

Influenza vaccineAvailable yearly in the Autumn with the Nurse. We recommend this especially for those above 65 years of age and people with a chronic illness, especially heart and lung complaints and diabetes

 

Hepatitis B and other vaccinations for special groupsPlease ask the Nurse for details.

Minor surgery

Please make an appointment with the doctor to have minor surgery.

Services by the Practice Nurse

Our Practice Nurse has surgeries by appointment and is present at clinics. She is available for advice or special procedures. If you would like to be seen please book at reception or by telephone. Amongst other work she helps with:

  • Immunisations
  • Travel vaccinations
  • Cervical Smears
  • Dressings
  • New registration health checks
  • Ear syringing
  • Asthma
  • Diabetes care
  • Blood pressure checks
  • Removal of stitches
  • Over 75 year old health checks
  • Contraceptive advice
  • Advice about minor ailments and injuries
  • Dietary advice

District Nurse

The District Nurses visit those who are housebound for nursing procedures. Usually this means the elderly, chronically sick or those who have recently had operations. They can advise you about incontinence or other home nursing aids. Please ask a receptionist or doctor to discuss or arrange home nursing care.