Child Immunisation Clinic
This clinic is run at 9.30am on Tuesdays and is for well babies. Please note this clinic is changing to 2.00 pm on Thursday afternoons from the week beginning 16 May 2016. In view of the risk of infection to new babies we would ask you to arrange for the doctor to see your child in surgery if he/she is ill.
Dr Cobain and Dr Howe perform a variety of minor surgical procedures and joint injections. Please make an appointment with one of the doctors in the first instance for assessment.
Dr Heather Abraham runs a clinic for women's health problems and cervical smears on Tuesday afternoons and Thursday mornings.
Alternatively the Family Planning Clinic is also able to conduct your smear. your smear results taken at the Family Planning Clinic will be shared with the Practice to ensure that your medical record is complete. The Family Planning Clinic times are:
BANGOR HOSPITAL (028 91 454186) 9.00 - 11.30 AM & 5.00 - 7.00 PM
NEWTOWNARDS HEALTH CENTRE (028 91 816666) 9.00 - 11.30 AM
BANGOR HOSPITAL (028 91 454186) 5.00 - 7.00 PM
HOLYWOOD HEALTH CENTRE (028 90 426881) 2.00 - 4.00 PM
BANGOR HOSPITAL (028 91 454186) 9.00 - 11.30 AM
Asthma & Diabetic Cinic
Regular clinics to detect and monitor chronic diseases such as asthma and diabetes are run by the practice nurse and the partners.
The asthma clinic is run by Dr Howe and Sr Moran who has a diploma in asthma care.
Dr Cobain and Sr Moran run the diabetic clinic with a dietician and a chiropodist in attendance to offer advice to patients. The mobile eye screening unit from the Royal Victoria hospital also visits the practice annually for the benefit of diabetic patients.
Ante-natal clinics are held on Tuesday afternoon at 2.00pm. At this clinic you will be seen by the doctor and midwife. Post-natal examinations are carried out by appointment 6 weeks after the birth of your baby.
Sexual Health Clinic
The practice provides an accessible and patient friendly asymptomatic STI testing to heterosexual patients over 16 years of age. Please contact the surgery to arrange a sexual health appointment with our treatment nurse and please read the information leaflet below. If you require any further information contact the practice nurse on 028 91 452410.