APPOINTMENTS

Health Professionals

On this page, you will find details of the various ways that you can consult with a doctor or other health professional. All patients have a named GP responsible for their medical care. Details can be obtained from our reception and patient preferences will be accommodated wherever possible.

You will also find links to alternative services which may be more appropriate of faster. These include emergency care, Pharamcy Scheme, self care - and a range of on-line, telephone and face to face resources provided by ourselves and our health partners.

During the Covid-19 emergency these services may be subject to amendment.

Covid-10 Information

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Please follow the national guidance on coronavirus and do not come into the surgery if you have symptoms or live with someone who does.

When making appointments
When making an appointment with Howden Medical Centre during the Coronavirus pandemic you will be asked by reception if you have any symptoms of coronavirus. Please tell them.

If your appointment is about something else you will get a phone call from the clinician and they will consult regarding the problem over the phone.

Patients with pre-booked face to face appointment
If you have a pre-booked face to face appointment with any of our clinicians and have a persistent cough, high temperature or flu like symptoms the day before or on the day of your appointment please do not come into the surgery.

You must stay at home and follow isolation guidelines but ring the surgery to let us know and you will get a phone call from the clinician regarding your appointment.

GP CONSULTATIONS

Appointments with your doctor

Contraceptive Services: Dr Harrison.

Minor Surgery Services: Dr Harrison

Child Health Surveillance Services: Dr Harrison, Dr Nixon, Dr Skeet

Maternity Services: Dr Harrison,  Dr Nixon, Dr Skeet

Dr RIchard Harrison

MBBChir MA BA LMSSA (M)

Registered 1982 Cambridge

MON: AM  09.00-12.20

MON: PM  15.20-17.30

TUE:  AM  09.00-12.20

TUE:  PM  15.20-17.30

WED: AM  09.00-12.20

WED: PM  15.20-17.30

THU: AM   09.00-12.20

THU: PM  15.20-17.30

THU  EV   18.30-20.20

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Practice Nurse

Anita Drake RGN 

District Nursing Certificate

Bites and stings

Bloods/ BP 

BP

Boils/ blisters

Contraception

Dietary Advice

Dressings

ECGs

Elderly checks

Headlice

Health Hearts Clinic

HRT Check

Injections

Leg Ulcers

Morning after Pill

New Patient Check

Pill Checks

Depo Injections

Travel Vacs/ Advice

Dr Lesley Nixon

MBChB MRCGP BSC(Hons) (F)

Registered 1988 Glasgow

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WED: AM  09.00-12.20

WED: PM  15.20-17.30

THU: AM   09.00-12.20

THU: PM  15.20-17.30

THU  EV   18.30-20.20

FRI:  AM   09.00-12.50

FRI:  PM   15.20-17.30

Practice Nurse

Fenella Linsey RGN

Fenella Linsey

Bites and stings

Bloods/ BP

Boils/ Blisters

Contraception

Dietary Advice

Dressings

ECGs

Elderly Checks

Hayfever

Headlice

Healthy Heart Clinic

HRT Check

Injections

Leg Ulcers

Morning after Pill

New Patient Check

Pill Checks/ Depo Inj

Travel Vacs/ Advice

Vginal Discharge

Dr Lorna Skeet

MBChB MRCGB (F)

Registered 2009 Sheffield

MON: AM  09.00-12.20

MON: PM  15.20-17.30

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THU: PM  15.30-17.30

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MEDICAL EMERGENCIES

In the case of a medical emergency DIAL 999

About Emergencies >>>

MINOR INJURIES

MInor Injuries may not need to go to Accident & Emergency. Contact 111 for information on local minor injuries units where a quicker and more appropriate service may be available

DIAL 111 

COVID 19 CORONAVIRUS

If you have symptoms of covid-19 coronavirus, do not come to the surgery. 

NHS Guidance>>>

SELF LIMITING CONDITIONS & MINOR AILMENTS

If you are suffering with simple self-limiting illness or condtion, other options may be more quicker and more appropriate. Your pharmacist can provide advice and simple treatements. Advice can also be obtained from NHS 111 service online or by telephone. NHS Choices website contains a vast information resource and an A-Z of conditions. Helplines and self-help guides are available on this website.

Self Help>>>>>

ONLINE CONSULTATIONS

Online consultations can be commenced at any time and the practice will respond during opening hours. This can inlcude both medical concerns and administrative queries

Online Services>>>>>

SURGERY APPOINTMENTS WITH GP

During the covid-19 coronavirus emergency our services have changed.  If you would like a face to face appointment with your doctor, please ring the surgery with full details of your medicil concerns. A member of our reception team will ensure that you receive the most appropriate care for your needs. 

CALL 014340 430318

ONLINE APPOINTMENTS BOOKINGS

To book an appointment online and for other online services, please click the link below

EVENING & WEEKEND APPOINTMENTS

PHARMACY

Minor Ailments Scheme

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Do not attend at the pharmacy if you have coronavirus symptoms

Covid-19 coronavirus - Symptoms & what to do >>>>>

Local pharmacies can offer free advice and medciations for minor ailments or self-limiting illness - saving you time and freeing up a doctor's appointment slot for more serious illness.

Minor Ailments Scheme Information >>>>>>>

Social Care & Support Guide

If you or someone you know needs help with day to day living because of illenss or disability they link below to the NHS website will explain your options and where you can get support.