All eligible women in our Practice aged 25 – 64, are invited for regular cervical smear tests to detect any early changes that might lead to cancer later on. Women aged 25 – 49 years are invited every 3 years and Women aged 50 – 64 years every 5 years.
Family Planning Services
Contraceptive advice is available within any of the Doctors surgery sessions, however, our Practice Nurses can offer a full range of contraceptive services. Family planning supplies can be obtained free of charge from both Surgeries. Please speak to one of our Nurses for details.
Coil fittings are available. Please make an appointment with Gudrun Heslop our Practice Nurse. Implants are also available, please ask for an appointment to discuss this with Dr Wright.
Coil fittings can also be arranged at the following locations:
Hexham Family Planning Service/Contraceptive sessions
Tuesday 4.00pm – 6.30pm
Tynedale Patient Centre
tel: 01670 515151 for an appointment
Haltwhistle Health Centre 3rd Wednesday of Month 2.00pm – 4.00pm
Haltwhistle telephone: 01434 320448
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