Practice Nurse and Health Care Assistant Clinics

General nursing clinics are available at varying times throughout each day. Some of the things you may see a Practice Nurse or Health Care Assistant for are:-

  • Blood pressure checks
  • Cervical cytology
  • Contraceptive advice / pill checks
  • Dressings
  • Health checks
  • Hormone replacement checks
  • Lifestyle advice
  • Travel advice and vaccinations
  • Seasonal influenza; pneumonia and other required vaccinations

Diabetic Clinics

We aim to provide high quality care for all our diabetic patients, including those who need insulin and those that do not. The clinics are held by GPs and a Practice Nurse. We aim to provide regular reviews of our patients’ condition and optimise their care through these checks. Please ask for details of clinic appointments from our reception.

Asthma Clinics

These clinics are designed to help all our asthmatic patients achieve the optimum control of their condition through regular monitoring of their problems. The clinics are held by a GP/ANP/Practice Nurse. Monitoring and regular medication checks help maintain the highest standard of care for our patients. Please ask for details of clinic appointments from our reception.

Minor Surgery

Clinics are held on a regular basis for minor surgery procedures. Please ask your doctor for further information.

Maternity Care

Full maternity care is provided by the attached midwives in conjunction with the Practice Doctors. The midwives and doctors work closely with staff at the University Hospital of North Staffordshire Maternity Department.


All childhood, routine and foreign travel vaccinations are available. If you are travelling abroad, please arrange your vaccinations at least 8 weeks in advance. You will be required to complete a questionnaire to ascertain the correct vaccinations required for your foreign travel. Please ask for the documentation from reception.

Blood Tests

If you are required to have a blood test, you may visit one of the many clinics based in the South Stoke locality. You will be required to telephone whichever clinic you would like to attend first to make an appointment. We additionally hold phlebotomy clinics within practice. We have all the clinics listed and the telephone numbers on a slip of paper which you may request from reception, or you can view the clinics from the link below:

Blood Clinics