Bodriggy Health Centre

60 Queensway, Hayle, Cornwall, TR27 4PB

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Telephone: 01736 753136

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Clinics & Services

Nurse Clinics

Our practice nurses hold special clinics for disease management such as diabetes, hypertension, coronary heart disease, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and asthma.

They also run clinics for cervical smear tests, baby vaccinations, dressings as well as offering ear syringing and removal of sutures.

Our phlebotomists will take blood tests as requested by your doctor and they also hold INR clinics for regular blood testing for patients who take Warfarin, which involves finger prick blood testing.  The results are available instantly.

Minor Surgery

All the doctors in the practice are experienced in performing minor surgery and joint injections. We have a fully equipped treatment room for this purpose. Your doctor will be able to provide you with more information if you require treatment.

Stop Smoking

We provide a stop smoking service.  Contact the practice for further information

Counsellors

We have therapists who are employed by Outlook South West and BeMe. They are based at the Hayle Community Centre  next door.  We also have an Addaction therapist who provide support for patients who are affected by alcohol and drug abuse.

District Nurses and Community Matron, although based in a separate office in the Community Centre, the District Nurses liaise with the practice staff and call in for any messages. Tel 01736 754991

Community midwives run regular antenatal clinics at the surgery. Tel 01736 571202

Health visitors run regular child developmental checks at the SureStart Centre. The baby clinic runs every Thursday afternoon where you can go along and get your baby weighed, meet other parents and obtain advice from the health visitors. Tel 01736 754374.

Pharmacist

We have regular visits from the local Pharmacists and we also have support from the Pharmacists who are based within the Medicines Management Team at NHS Kernow in St Austell.

Locums

We occasionally employ locums to cover for sickness. annual leave etc. If you are seeing a locum doctor or nurse, you will be informed of this when you make the appointment.

Contraception

Our doctors and nurses are available to offer advice on contraception.

Dr Jones, Dr Curnow and Dr Sanderson provide a Contraceptive Implant Fitting and Removal Service.  Please discuss this with your own GP in the first instance.

Dr Jones, Dr Curnow and Dr Sanderson provide a Coil Fitting and Removal Service.  Please discuss this with your own GP in the first instance.

If you are under 25, you can order a free chlamydia test online from freetest.me.  This service enables young people to order and conduct a chlamydia test for free in the comfort of their own home.  All you have to do is log on to the website www.freetest.me to request a test kit which will be sent to you through the post.

Chlamydia is the most common sexually transmitted disease.  If left untreated it can lead to serious health problems.

C-Card – We are a C-Card distribution surgery offering free condoms to all aged 13 – 21 years. Please ask at reception.  For more information click here http://c-card.areyougettingit.com/Default.aspx

As from 2nd December 2019 Brook will be delivering the sexual health services in Cornwall:-

www.sexualhealthcornwall.co.uk         Tel: 03003030714