Routine screening is offered at the surgery for ladies aged 25 - 64 every three years.
This service is provided by the NHS at specific clinics for those aged between 50 and 71 years old. If you are registered with a GP you are automatically invited for breast cancer screening every 3 years. You will be notified of an appointment by post. If outside this age group the mammography can be directly requested.
It is really important to give yourself the best chance to becoming pregnant, having a trouble free pregnancy and delivering a healthy baby. All the GPs and nurses can go through the most up to date advice or for more information please follow this link:
We provide routine contraceptive services with all the GP and nursing staff. Dr Hamilton is qualified for the fitting of Coils and Intrauterine devices and hormonal contraceptive implants. Please book an appointment with her to discuss.
For some patients if they wish to attend the regional family planning clinics, the most local is:-
NHS Contraception Service
NHS Walk-In Centre 31 Sidwell Street Exeter Devon EX4 6NN
Tel: 01392 284982
Exeter Walk-in Centre 31 Sidwell Street
Appointments Mon - Fri and Sat Morning
Walk-in clinic 1 - 3.30pm
They offer screening for Chlamydia, Gonorrhoea, Syphilis, HIV and Hepatitis B&C. They also offer diagnosis and treatment of Warts, Herpes, Bacterial Vaginosis, genital skin conditions.
Telephone 01392 284982